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New Musicals Sought: The ASCAP Foundation Musical Theatre Workshop Now Accepting Submissions For 2018 Events in LA and NY

The workshops are directed by award-winning composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz and presented with support from Universal Theatrical Group.

Musical Forces United by A Solemn Quest for Peace

Garth Brooks Wins Entertainer of the Year at 51st Annual CMA Awards

Legendary ASCAP songwriter-artist Garth Brooks earned his sixth Entertainer of the Year Award at the 51st annual CMA Awards, hosted for the tenth time by ASCAP and CMA Award-winner Brad Paisley with Carrie Underwood, and aired live on ABC on Wednesday, November 8th from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.

Venues Refuse to Pay Songwriters While Profiting From Their Music

ASCAP takes legal action against 11 venues nationwide that infringe on songwriters’ copyrights by performing their musical works without permission