Music for Screens

Emmy Music Cheat Sheet: A Complete Guide to the Nominees in All Seven Categories

As Emmy voting draws to a close, members of the Television Academy music peer group is finalizing its choices for awards in seven categories. Here’s a guide, examining […]

Emmy-nominated Music Directors Pull Off Live Performances at ‘The Oscars’ and ‘Super Bowl’

“Music direction” is the most mysterious of the seven music categories at the Emmys, and eligibility rules have changed over the years. The current definition is: “arranging and […]

Ted Lasso’ Season 3 Score Was Inspired by a Queen Concert

Four of the six best song nominees in this year’s Emmy competition are from series that are seemingly over. Might voters choose one of these as a farewell […]

Women Composers Finally Dominate in Emmys’ Music Categories 

One of the most remarkable statistics to emerge from this year’s Emmy nominations is the number of women cited in the music categories: nearly 27 percent (14 of […]