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Seven Time Winner For Sherlock

Congratulations are in order for Sherlock, which won seven Prime-Time Emmy awards in the mini-series category at last night’s ceremony in Los Angeles.  David Arnold and Michael Price won Outstanding Music Composition for their wonderful score for His Last Vow. Benedict Cumberbatch won best actor in the category along with Martin Freeman in his supporting role. Steven Moffat scooped the best writing Emmy for his work alongside others in cinematography … Read more >

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Award And Emmy Nomination For Sarah Class

Congratulations from Silva Screen to Sarah Class whose outstanding score for the BBC Earth series Africa has been nominated for an Emmy in the Outstanding Documentary Music & Sound category. The ceremony takes place in New York on September 30th Her music has also recently won best score/soundtrack for documentary TV series at the Jerry Goldsmith Gold Spirit Awards at The Cordoba Film And TV Music Festival.

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Congratulations To Our Emmy Nominees

The 66th Annual Emmy Award nominations have been announced and Silva Screen has  released the music for three of the programmes. Sherlock – His Last Vow (David Arnold/Michael Price) and The White Queen (John Lunn) are featured in Outstanding Music Composition For A Mini-Series,  Movie or A Special (Original Dramatic Score). The Sherlock music is one of 12 nominations the series has received. Magic City (Daniele Luppi) features in the … Read more >

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Zimmer Live at the Eventim Hammersmith Apollo

In more Zimmer news, the great man himself will be playing live in London this coming October 10-11 in a concert entitled “Hans Zimmer Revealed”.  Accompanied by a band of top musicians, plus a few special surprise guests from the pop and rock world, Zimmer will initially perform a selection from his classic film scores, changing the format in the second half of the concert to re-imagine some of his most iconic … Read more >

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Lifetime Achievement Award For Hans Zimmer

Consummate film composer Hans Zimmer will receive a lifetime achievement award at the 10th Zurich Film Festival on October 1st. The Tonhalle-Orchester Zurich will perform music from his enormous repertoire  of scores including The Lion King and Gladiator.

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Game, Set And Match To Inception

Hans Zimmer’s Inception remains one one of the best film themes of the last decade and once more BBC TV will feature the Silva Screen recording throughout the Wimbledon championships.

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Silva Screen For The People

Two Silva Screen titles appear in the PPL People’s Classical Chart Of 2013. They are the City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra’s recordings of O Fortuna and By The Beautiful Danube conducted by Nic Raine and Paul Bateman respectively. PPL’s annual ‘People’s Charts’ are compiled from music data from PPL’s licensees across the UK (including radio stations and television channels as well as public performance locations such as pubs, clubs, bars, jukeboxes, … Read more >

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The White Queen Is On The Move

Silva Screen release John (Downton Abbey) Lunn’s beautiful score for the BBC classic drama series The White Queen on June 30th. This major adaptation of Philippa Gregory’s bestselling historical novels set against the backdrop The War Of The Roses was the main event for BBC One’s drama schedule in the summer of 2013. The lavish and costly 10 hour series, co-produced by premium US TV cable channel Starz was sold worldwide … Read more >

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Samsung, Gladiators, Zulus And John Barry

Samsung’s new worldwide TV campaign for their Curved OLED TV has been launched in New York. The epic advert  set in a Roman amphitheatre uses a Silva Screen master recording – John Barry’s Zulu Appearance And Assault from the 1964 film. The track appears on the forthcoming May 5th release The Music Of John Barry – The Definitive Collection.

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Gravity Nominated For An Ivor

BASCA, in association with PRS for Music, have announced the nominations for the 2014 Ivor Novello Awards, amongst them Steven Price’s Gravity for Best Original Film Score. Presented since 1956, The Ivors celebrate, honour and reward excellence in British and Irish songwriting and composing. They are presented by BASCA [British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors] and are judged by the songwriting and composing community. BASCA chairman, Simon Darlow said: … Read more >

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