Vote for the 2016 ASCAP Composers' Choice Awards!

2016 Composers' Choice

Voting is now open for the 2016 ASCAP Composers’ Choice Awards. Inaugurated in 2014, the Awards give eligible ASCAP writer members an opportunity to honor their peers in the film, TV and video game music world. The winners will be revealed at the ASCAP Screen Music Awards on March 24th, 2016.

These nominees were selected by two separate committees. Film Score of the Year and TV Composer of the Year nominees were selected by a committee of composers and film/TV music industry professionals; Video Game Score of the Year nominees were selected by a committee of video game audio professionals.

2015 FILM SCORE OF THE YEAR NOMINEES

Carol - Carter Burwell
Ex Machina - Geoff Barrow & Ben Salisbury
The Hateful Eight - Ennio Morricone
The Revenant - Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto
Sicario - Jóhann Jóhannsson

2015 TV COMPOSER OF THE YEAR NOMINEES

This category has 6 nominees due to a tie in the number of nominations.

Sean Callery (Homeland, Jessica Jones, Backstrom, Bones, ElementaryMinority Report)
Alf Clausen (The Simpsons)
James Levine (The Last Ship, Major Crimes, Rizzoli & Isles)
Bear McCreary (Agents of SHIELD, Black Sails, Da Vinci's Demons, Outlander, The Walking Dead)
Mateo Messina (Casual, DigSuperstore, Truth Be Told)
Mark Snow (Blue Bloods)

2015 VIDEO GAME SCORE OF THE YEAR NOMINEES

This category has 7 nominees due to a tie in the number of nominations.

Assassin's Creed: Syndicate - Austin Wintory
Broken Age Act 2 - Peter McConnell
Everybody's Gone to the Rapture - Jessica Curry
Halo: Spartan Strike - Tom Salta
Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth Rising Tide - Griffin Cohen, Grant Kirkhope, Geoff Knorr
StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void - Neal Acree, Jason Hayes, Michael Patti, Glenn Stafford
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Marcin Przybyłowicz, Mikolai Stroinski

VOTE NOW

The last day to vote is Sunday, March 6th. Winners will be announced at the ASCAP Screen Music Awards.

The Composers' Choice Awards and the final Choice Award recipients are subject to the eligibility and other requirements set forth in the Official Rules.