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Four ASCAP Members Win 2020 Daytime Emmys

Jason Alexander & Glenn Slater win first-ever Emmys; Ken Corday & D. Brent Nelson add another trophy to their collections

ASCAP Unites Composers and Filmmakers at 2020 Sundance Cocktail Reception

Attending Sundance in support of three unique films from visionary directors was an experience beyond my wildest dreams. I especially appreciated the support and enthusiasm from my friends at ASCAP, who created a place for musicians from around the world to connect with narrative filmmakers in search of their skills.

— Bear McCreary

How to get paid for music in film, TV & visual media

Cue Sheet Corner: If your music is used in a film or TV show, cue sheets are essential to getting paid. Here's everything you need to know about them.
Ad & Promo: Was your music used in a commercial, trailer, infomercial, promo spot or PSA? Here’s how to get your ASCAP royalties.
Payment System: We process hundreds of billions of performances of ASCAP music each year. So how do we track it all and get you paid?

ASCAP provides a structure of support, loyalty and encouragement that makes great careers in music still possible.

— Deborah Lurie

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ASCAP Film/TV Workshops

  • ASCAP LA Film Scoring Workshop

  • ASCAP/Columbia University Film Scoring Workshop (NYC)

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Next distribution*

International Writers & Publishers - August 2020*

Distribution dates are estimates only and subject to change without notice. Distributions may occur on or after the dates listed.