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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…

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‘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…

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GRAMMY NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED

The Grammy nomination for the 63rd year have been announced and include ASMAC member Jeremy Levy and the musical Soft Power, both featured at recent…

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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…

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Winners Announced: Bill Conti Big Band Arranging & Composing Competition and Irwin Kostal Scholarship for Orchestration

ASMAC is pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 Bill Conti Big Band Arranging & Composing Competition and Irwin Kostal Scholarship for Orchestration. The…

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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…

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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…

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GUESS WHAT HAPPENED WHILE BROADWAY WAS COVID DARK? NY ASMAC CHAPTER ESTABLISHED!

from NY Chapter Member Millie T. Martin The American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers in LA, ASMAC happily introduced their new branch in New…

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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…

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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…

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