Now in its 25th year, ASCAP's annual monthlong workshop climaxes with each student given 16 minutes to conduct a full 60-piece orchestra.
UCLA Theater professor Gary Gardner, who was named No. 1 UCLA Instructor for eight straight years during his 40-year tenure at the School of Theater, Film and Television, died of natural causes in…
There were nods to the future as well as the past at ASCAP's 28th annual Film and TV Music Awards. The performing rights org's Paul Williams encouraged those in attendance June 20 at the BevHilton to…
There was clear tension in the room when Bill Clinton started talking about the Defense of Marriage Act at the 24th GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles. It erupted just once at the April 20 gathering…
Aerosmith smongsmiths Steven Tyler and Joe Perry will receive ASCAP's Founders Award at the performing rights org's 30th annual Pop Music Awards, the org announced today.
Perennial hitmaker Max Martin was the man of the hour at Wednesday night's 29th ASCAP Pop Music Awards, winning the performing rights org's songwriter of the year honor at the Renaissance Hollywood…
Performing rights org ASCAP released its final tallies for 2011 today, with revenues up, and operating expenses down.
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has announced Carly Simon as the recipient of its 2012 Founders Award, to be presented at its 29th Pop Music Awards on April 18.
At ASCAP's 26th annual Film & Television Music Awards on Thursday, the parade of composers receiving kudos for music from 2010's top B.O. earners included James Horner ("The Karate Kid"), Hans Zimmer…
Veteran urban music impresario Sean "Diddy" Combs will receive ASCAP's Founders Award at the org's Rhythm and Soul Awards on June 24.
Tony Bennett and his wife, Susan Benedetto, were honored with ASCAP's Foundation Champion Award for their efforts to strengthen the arts in public education on Wednesday night in New York.