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Harold Rosenbaum and the New York Virtuoso Singers Present The ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composers Award Recipients Concert

SCORE - A Concert Celebrating Music Composed for Television

Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 8pm

Royce Hall at UCLA
340 Royce Dr.
Los Angeles, CA

ASCAP TV composers and their brilliant work will take center stage at the first ever SCORE! A Concert Celebrating Music Composed for Television, presented by the Television Academy.

Featuring a full, 67-piece orchestra composed of the industry’s top studio musicians and symphonic players, the 40-voice LA Chorus directed by Steve Lively, and iconic television themes conducted by the composers who wrote them, SCORE! is an unprecedented musical event. Hosted by music author, writer and professor, Jon Burlingame, the program will feature original music from over 50 of television’s most celebrated series, past and present. The evening will also honor 15-time Emmy-nominated ASCAP composer Mark Snow (The X-Files, Millennium), with a Career Achievement Award presented by the Television Academy’s Music Peer Group.

SCORE! will feature classic TV themes and underscore from the following ASCAP composers:

  • Sean Callery24, Homeland and Elementary
  • Alf ClausenThe Simpsons
  • Ramin Djawadi - Game of Thrones
  • James S. Levine - American Horror Story and Glee
  • John Lunn (PRS) - Downton Abbey
  • Bear McCreary - Da Vinci’s Demons, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and The Walking Dead
  • Wendy Melvoin & Lisa Coleman  -  Nurse Jackie, Touch and Heroes
  • Trevor MorrisVikings, The Borgias and The Tudors
  • Walter Murphy - Family Guy
  • Mark Snow - Millennium and The X-Files

ASCAP is supporting SCORE! as the event's exclusive performing rights organization sponsor. Commented ASCAP Vice President of Film and Television / Visual Media Shawn LeMone: "Since the dawn of television, ASCAP members have been there to engage, entertain and captivate audiences with their music. All of us at ASCAP are thrilled to be contribute to the Academy's first ever concert celebrating television music in the same year that we celebrate our own 100th anniversary."

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GET FREE TICKETS In honor of ASCAP's 100th birthday, the TV Academy has made 100 FREE tickets available to ASCAP members on a first-come, first-served basis. Write to ascapfilmtvdept@gmail.com with your name and the name of ONE guest (if applicable). We will confirm your ticket(s) by 5pm PST on Monday, May 19th. Tickets are not transferable.

For additional information, visit TelevisionAcademy.com.