Category: ASMAC News and Announcements

Posted in ASMAC News and Announcements Member News

ASMAC President Gayle Levant Honored by Television Academy

Harpist Gayle Levant received a special 2019-2020 Primetime Emmy Award for “Contributions to the Emmy Award, Winning Achievement, Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series…

Continue Reading
Posted in ASMAC News and Announcements

‘There’s Light at the End of the Tunnel’ for Music Writers, says ASMAC VP Ira Hearshen

Finally, some hopeful news for those of us who write music for a living. After repeated assaults on our ability to be compensated fairly for…

Continue Reading
Posted in Arranging & Composing Competitions and Scholarships ASMAC News and Announcements Educational Outreach Member News

LA Inception Orchestra Presents a Day of Masterclasses

The LA Inception Orchestra, a nonprofit mentorship program for young composers, will present a day of masterclasses and presentations centered around music composition, featuring leading…

Continue Reading
Posted in ASMAC News and Announcements Member News

Member News – September, 2020

LA Inception Orchestra, Virtual Big Band with Elliot Deutch, and Rivita Goyle   ASMAC Partners with Los Angeles Orchestra to Offer Educational Opportunities for Young…

Continue Reading
Posted in ASMAC News and Announcements

Free ASMAC Podcasts

Did you know that ASMAC has free downloadable podcasts on this website? Some of them are from First Wednesday Events; some from ASMAC luncheons. Hear…

Continue Reading
Posted in ASMAC News and Announcements

LONG TIME ASMAC BOARD MEMBER DUANE TATRO, AGE 93, DIES

Long-time ASMAC Board Member Duane Tatro, age 93, dies. Known for his music for “Dynasty,” “Barnaby Jones,” and “Love Boat,” he was also a composer…

Continue Reading
0 518
Posted in ASMAC News ASMAC News and Announcements

ASMAC Jan 16th Game Composing event at NAMM

ASMAC at NAMM Composing For Video Games Jan 16, 2020   Avec Audio: Music Licensing for Video Games/Software Demo Ninja Tracks: Composing Music for Video…

Continue Reading
0 577
Posted in ASMAC News ASMAC News and Announcements

ASMAC Presents First THURSDAYS In partnership with Alliance for Women Film Composers

December 5, 2019: Beyond The Notes. The Business of Relationships. A Panel Conversation Featuring: Miriam Cutler, Jill D’agnenica, Elizabeth Finch, Fay Hauser, Starr Parodi*  *Moderator/Panelist Beyond…

Continue Reading
0 300
Posted in ASMAC News ASMAC News and Announcements

Educational and Community Outreach for the American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers

On Monday, November 19, 2019, ASMAC produced its first Educational and Community Outreach for the American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers at the Lincoln…

Continue Reading
0 125
Posted in ASMAC News ASMAC News and Announcements

Ira Hearshen’s piece, Reveille, is being performed!

Long time member Ira Hearshen’s piece ‘Reveille’ is being performed at the 6:15 PM December 20th Concert of the 2019 Midwest Band Clinic & Conference,…

Continue Reading