SESAC honors composers and music publishers at annual event
LOS ANGELES, June 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — SESAC Performance rights organized its annual meeting Film and Television Composers Award at the Casa del Mar in Santa Monica, Californiaon Thursday, June 2. The invitation-only event brought together some of the industry’s top executives, publishers and composers. The awards dinner honored SESAC’s top composers in the categories of Film, Network TV, Local TV, Cable TV and Streaming Media.
“This year feels particularly special, as we come together to celebrate the achievements of our writers,” said Erin Collins, Vice President of Film, Television and Media Development at SESAC. “We are thrilled to have new faces and honored to represent our legacy composers. We are always touched by the incredible talent and accomplishments of our composers and grateful to be able to come together as a community to celebrate their successes.”
Christopher Beck was honored for his cinematic composition of free guy, while Andy Grush and Taylor Stewart – The Newton Brothers – were honored for The Eternal Purge. In other categories, several television composers including Danny Lux, Gabriel Mann, and Jon Ehrlichhas won awards, recognizing compositions for some of the industry’s most popular shows, including A million little things, Grey’s Anatomy, Manifesto, The Kelly Clarkson ShowThe Drew Barrymore Show, and much more.
For a full list of winners, click here.
About SESAC execution rights:
SESAC performing rights is the second oldest PRO in the United States. It improves licensing efficiency for music users and improves value for its affiliated authors, publishers and composers by providing fast and efficient royalty collection and distribution. SESAC represents thousands of leading songwriters and film composers from a wide range of genres, including artists such as Adele, Christopher Beck, Rosanne Cash, David Croby, Neil DiamondBob Dylan, Lalah HathawayKesha, Gabriel Mann and much more. SESAC music group is a music licensing leader and innovator that administers public performing, mechanical and other rights through SESAC Performing Rights and its affiliates, including The Harry Fox Agency, Rumblefish and Mint Digital Services. SESAC Music Group has offices in New York, Nashville, Los Angeles, London and Munich.
SOURCE SESAC Music Group