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Published: 6/11/2014

SESAC Celebrate at 2014 Film and Television Composers Awards

(Santa Monica, CA): SESAC, the nation’s most innovative performing rights organization, honored its remarkable roster of top film and television composers with the annual SESAC Film & Television Composers Awards Dinner. The invitation-only event which was held June 4 at the beautiful Casa Del Mar Hotel in Santa Monica, Calif., celebrated the composers of music featured in 2013’s biggest films, primetime television shows and cable programs. 

SESAC's Dennis Lord, composer Jeff Beal, SESAC's Erin Collins and Netflix's Peter Friedlander during the "Visionary Award" presentation.

See complete list of honorees
   
The SESAC event bestows awards to music composers in the categories of Network TV, Local TV, Cable TV, Film Composing and Jingles. SESAC also acknowledged and honored composers for excellence in Streaming Music, marking the first time ever a PRO has acknowledged and awarded the music in streaming media outlets.

With more than 60 awards given during the evening, some of the industry’s most highly rated shows were honored, including Grey’s Anatomy, Mike & Molly, Save Me, Parenthood, Two And A Half Men, How I Met Your Mother and 2 Broke Girls among many others.

SESAC Film & TV Awards 2014 SESAC's Dennis Lord with composer Danny Lux and SESAC's Erin Collins.

A major highlight of the evening was the presentation of the Visionary Award presentation to Netflix in recognition of “exceptional creativity and innovation in entertainment media.”  Netflix, the world's leading Internet television network with over 48 million members in more than 40 countries was also cited for its original series, House of Cards, which features the music of SESAC composer Jeff Beal.

SESAC's Erin Collins with composer Christophe Beck and Jane Beck

SESAC's James Leach and Erin Collins, composer Jon Ehrlich and SESAC's Trevor Gale

Composer Bruce Miller visits with SESAC's Sam Kling.

 


Complete list of honorees follows:

NETWORK TV

Dennis C. Brown
Two And A Half Men
Mike & Molly

Paul Buckley
2 Broke Girls
 
David Dachinger
CBS Sport
 
Jason Derlatka
Parenthood

Jon Ehrlich
Parenthood
 
Andrew Growcott
The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson
  
Danny Lux
Grey’s Anatomy
Mistresses
Save Me

Matt Mariano
Grey’s Anatomy

Tim Mosher
The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson

Paul Shaffer
Late Show With David Letterman

Dee Snider
Betty White’s Off Their Rockers

John Swihart
How I Met Your Mother
Go On
 
LOCAL TV

Jeff Beal
Monk

Bill Brandt
Steve Harvey Show

Walter Brandt
Steve Harvey Show


Dennis C. Brown
Two And A Half Men

Todd Burns
Maury

Dave Catalano
Maury

Bob DeMarco
Entertainment Tonight
OMG! Insider
The Insider
Dr. Phil
The Doctors

Michael Egizi
Entertainment Tonight
OMG! Insider
The Insider
Dr. Phil
The Doctors

Jon Ehrlich
House
White Collar
 
Hal Goldstein
Maury

Andrew Growcott
Bloopers

Dean Kraus
Maury

Jay Lazaroff
Steve Harvey Show

Danny Lux
Raising Hope
 
Matt Mariano
Raising Hope
 
Tim Mosher
Bloopers

Glenn Sherman
Maury

John Swihart
How I Met Your Mother

Keith Volpone
Steve Harvey Show

Joel Wertman
Steve Harvey Show

 
CABLE TV

Jeff Beal
Christophe Beck
Dennis C. Brown
Rick Butler
John Carta
Jason Derlatka 
Jon Ehrlich
Jeff Garber
Scott Hollingsworth
Andrew Kaiser
Robert Kral
Jay Lazaroff 
Danny Lux
Matt Mariano
Bruce Miller
Fred Rapoport
Craig Sharmat
Dee Snider
John Swihart
Christopher Tyng
Jonathan Wolff
Ben Zebelman
 
FILM

Christophe Beck , The Hangover Part III, The Internship
Dario Marianelli, Redemption

JINGLES

Brian Yessian
Michael Yessian

Publisher:
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Print Payroll Services

PUBLISHERS / NETWORK TV


Five Hundred South Songs
Grey’s Anatomy
Mistresses

Fox Tunes Inc.
How I Met Your Mother

Must See Music
Parenthood
Go On

Postvalda Music
Late Show With David Letterman

Radical Rob Tunes
CBS Sport

Snidest Music
Betty White’s Off Their Rockers

Warner-Hollywood Music
Two And A Half Men
2 Broke Girls
Mike & Molly

PUBLISHERS / LOCAL TV


29 New Tunes Publishing
The Doctors

Diamond E Music
Dr. Phil
The Doctors

Fox Tunes Inc.
Raising Hope
How I Met Your Mother
White Collar

Jillian DVG Publishing
Maury

ME6121 Publishing
Dr. Phil
The Doctors

Nurvilicious Music
Dr. Phil
The Doctors

Para-Song Music
The Insider
Entertainment Tonight
The Doctors
Dr. Phil

S and M Catalog Music
Bloopers

Songfair Inc.
Entertainment Tonight
OMG! Insider
The Doctors

Universal Television Music Publishing
House

USA Cable Entertainment Publishing
Monk

Warner-Hollywood Music
Two and a Half Men

STREAMING MUSIC


Jeff Beal
Bob DeMarco
Michael Egizi
Danny Lux

VISIONARY AWARD


Netflix

 
SESAC