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BMI & Sundance Institute Presents COMPOSERS LAB: LA ON STAGE Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2014

Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), a global leader in music rights management, will continue its support for Sundance Institute, which is collaborating with the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills to present two events exploring the role of music in film: Composers Lab: LA On Stage with world-renowned BMI composer Harry Gregson-Williams on Sunday, March 30, at 2:00pm; and Composers Lab: LA today, April 12, for composers working in film and television. Composers Lab: LA is supported by BMI and will include a discussion on career development led by BMI's Doreen Ringer-Ross, Vice President, Film/TV Relations. (more...)

Composer Mychael Danna to Receive BMI's 2014 'Richard Kirk Award'
by TV News Desk - Apr 07, 2014

BMI will present the Richard Kirk Award for outstanding career achievement to prolific composer Mychael Danna at the organization's 2014 Film & Television Awards. (more...)

David Newman to Conduct New York Philharmonic in PIXAR IN CONCERT, 5/1-3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 01, 2014

The New York Philharmonic will present Pixar in Concert, a program illustrating Pixar's mastery of film scoring to underscore its celebrated storytelling. Clips from all 14 Pixar films released to date - the Toy Story trilogy; A Bug's Life; Monsters, Inc. and Monsters University; Finding Nemo; The Incredibles; Cars and Cars 2; Ratatouille; Wall·E; UP; and Brave - will be screened as the Orchestra performs the music live, led by film composer and conductor David Newman. The concerts take place Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, May 2 at 8:00 p.m.; and Saturday, May 3 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Pianist Anthony de Mare Celebrates Sondheim in LIAISONS: RE-IMAGINING SONDHEIM FROM THE PIANO This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2014

After performing nationwide in 2012-13 throughout the U.S. and Canada, LIAISONS: Re-Imagining Sondheim from the Piano featuring internationally renowned contemporary pianist Anthony de Mare comes to the Mondavi Center for two nights only tonight, March 29 (8:00om) and tomorrow, the 30th (2:00pm). (more...)

BMI & Sundance Institute to Present COMPOSERS LAB: LA ON STAGE, 3/30 & 4/12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2014

Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), a global leader in music rights management, is proud to continue its support for Sundance Institute, which is collaborating with theWallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills to present two events exploring the role of music in film: Composers Lab: LA On Stage with world-renowned BMI composer Harry Gregson-Williams on Sunday, March 30, at 2:00pm; and Composers Lab: LA on Saturday, April 12, for composers working in film and television. Composers Lab: LA is supported by BMI and will include a discussion on career development led by BMI's Doreen Ringer-Ross, Vice President, Film/TV Relations. (more...)

Wolf Trap Announces 2014 Symphony Lineup - Disney, Yo-Yo Ma & More!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2014

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces its 2014 summer symphony productions. (more...)

Avid Customer Community Crafts Memorable Night at the 2014 Academy Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 04, 2014

BURLINGTON, Mass., March 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Avid® (OTC:AVID) today celebrates the many Avid customers recognized for their craft as nominees and winners at the 86th Academy Awards®, the world's most prestigious ceremony honoring film industry professionals. Films created using Avid's industry-leading professional content creation solutions include Best Picture Award winner 12 Years a Slave and nominees, American Hustle, Captain Phillips, Gravity and Nebraska. Avid solutions provide professionals with the tools they need to bring the director's vision to life and create high-quality compelling content to engage and inspire audiences. (more...)

Tonight's the Night! 86th Annual Academy Awards - All the Winners!
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 02, 2014

The 86th Annual Academy Awards, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, are tonight, March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center, and televised live on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

12 YEARS A SLAVE Tops BAFTA Awards; GRAVITY Takes Six Honors - All the Winners!
by Movies News Desk - Feb 17, 2014

The BAFTA Awards -- the EE British Academy Film Awards took place on 16 February at The Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden. Stephen Fry returned to host this year's ceremony, which was broadcast on BBC One in the UK and in all major territories around the world. Scroll down for the full list of winners! (more...)

Lopez Team to Perform 'Let It Go' at Concert Celebrating OSCAR-Nominated Scores & Songs
by Movies News Desk - Feb 13, 2014

The concert will feature this year's nominated original songs, including 'Let It Go' from Frozen, performed by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez. (more...)

Pianist Anthony de Mare to Celebrate Sondheim in LIAISONS: RE-IMAGINING SONDHEIM FROM THE PIANO, 3/29-30
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

After performing nationwide in 2012-13 throughout the U.S. and Canada, LIAISONS: Re-Imagining Sondheim from the Piano featuring internationally renowned contemporary pianist Anthony de Mare comes to the Mondavi Center for two nights only March 29 (8:00om) and 30 (2:00pm). Based on the music of the legendary composer/lyricist Stephen Sondheim, LIAISONS is an intrepid program of new, solo piano works by some of the world's foremost contemporary composers - this marks the first time that Sondheim songs have ever been re-imagined for solo piano. Commissioned purely for this landmark project, composers from the realms of classical, jazz, film, pop, musical theater, opera and avant-garde music have come together to pay homage to Sondheim, whose music has dominated American musical theater for the past four decades. LIAISONS' 2012-13 nationwide tour has made stops in San Francisco, New York City, Fort Worth, and Hudson Opera House, to name a few, and will continue throughout 2014. A full recording of the project is also underway, produced by Judith Sherman, for release in 2015. Tickets are $19-$42. To purchase, contact Mondavi Arts at 530-754-2787 or visit mondaviarts.org. (more...)

Lorde, Macklemore, Jay-Z Among GRAMMY AWARDS Winners; Full List Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

The winners of the 56th ANNUAL Grammy Awards were announced last night, Sunday, Jan. 26th live at Los Angeles' STAPLES Center on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Lorde, Macklemore, Jay-Z Among GRAMMY AWARDS Winners; Full List Announced!
by TV News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

The winners of the 56th ANNUAL Grammy Awards were announced last night, Sunday, Jan. 26th live at Los Angeles' STAPLES Center on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

86TH ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS Nominations; Full List Announced from AMERICAN HUSTLE to FROZEN
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 16, 2014

Actor Chris Hemsworth and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the 86th Academy Awards® nominations this morning, Thursday, January 16. Boone Isaacs and Hemsworth unveiled the nominations at a 5:38 a.m. PT live news conference at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, where hundreds of media representatives from around the world gathered. (more...)

GRAVITY, 12 YEARS A SLAVE Lead 2014 BAFTA Nominations; Full List Announced
by Movies News Desk - Jan 08, 2014

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the nominations for the 2014 EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) and Gravity leads with 11 nominations, while 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle each received 10 nominations. (more...)

Utah Symphony Presents PIXAR IN CONCERT Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 03, 2014

In a world where race cars talk, robots fall in love, rats aspire to be star chefs, and toys come to life, Pixar has created some of the greatest stories in movie history through the magic of computer animation, compelling stories and of course, music. (more...)

BMI and Sundance Film Festival Set to Launch COMPOSER/DIRECTOR ROUNDTABLE on 1/22
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2013

Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®) and the Sundance Film Festival will present the 16th annual Composer/Director Roundtable and 12th annual Snowball during the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, on January 22, in Park City, Utah. (more...)

12 YEARS A SLAVE, AMERICAN HUSTLE Top Critics Choice Award Nominations; Full List Announced
by Movies News Desk - Dec 16, 2013

'12 Years a Slave” and “American Hustle” top this year's nominations for the Critics' Choice Movie Awards with 13 nominations each. (more...)

Palm Springs Festival to Honor Tom Hanks with Chairman's Award
by Movies News Desk - Dec 16, 2013

The 25th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) will present Academy Award® winning actor Tom Hanks with the Chairman's Award for Captain Phillips and Saving Mr. Banks at its annual Awards Gala. (more...)

114 Original Scores in this Year's Oscar Race
by Movies News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

One hundred fourteen scores from eligible feature-length motion pictures released in 2013 are in contention for nominations in the Original Score category for the 86th Oscars®, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today. (more...)

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