Warner/Chappell Production Music and partner catalogs, 9 Lives Music, Sound-Pol and MidCoast Music, took home five trophies at the 2016 Mark Awards held Tuesday evening at the Production Music Conference. The second annual awards recognized both track and usage categories.
“I’m so proud of our team at Warner/Chappell Production Music and our worldwide partners for the wins at The 2016 Mark Awards,” says Randy Wachtler, President & CEO of Warner/Chappell Production Music. “The talented professionals behind these wins, from composers to producers, musicians and licensing professionals, worked tirelessly to deliver high-quality tracks, and are so deserving of the recognition that they have received.”
A full overview of the awards is included below:
BEST PRODUCTION MUSIC TRACK
Best Non-Categorical Track
A Classical Drama – 9 Lives Music, Warner/Chappell Production Music
Composer: Christopher White
Best Jazz Track
The Long Road that is Short – MidCoast Music, Warner/Chappell Production Music
Composer: Paul Silbergleit
Best Hip Hop Track
Against the World – Warner/Chappell Production Music
Composers: Daniel Delaney & Chris B. Harris
Best Folk Track
Starting to Grow – Sound-Pol
Composer: Pawel Górniak
BEST USE OF PRODUCTION MUSIC
Best Use in Theatrical Film Trailer
Interstellar – Warner/Chappell Production Music (Full Tilt)
Composers: Kaveh Cohen & Michael David Nielsen
About Warner/Chappell Production Music
Warner/Chappell Production Music is a worldwide leader within the production music industry, with over 35 years of experience and success. It unites many of the most successful and respected independent brands in production music, including 615 Music, Non-Stop Music, Gari Music, Groove Addicts, V – The Production Library, and many others. The brands comprising Warner/Chappell Production Music have been the recipients of many industry awards, including multiple Emmys®, Tellys, ADDYs and Promax honors.
Warner/Chappell Production Music is a proud part of Warner Music Group, home to a collection of the best-known labels in the music industry, including Atlantic, Elektra, Fueled By Ramen, Rhino, and Roadrunner, as well as Warner/Chappell Music, one of the world’s leading music publishers, with a catalog of more than one million copyrights worldwide.
For additional information, visit warnerchappellpm.com.
About The Mark Awards
The Production Music Association (PMA) was proud to present the second annual Mark Awards, an awards ceremony dedicated to honoring excellence in the production music community. Named in honor of the late Andy Mark, who was a library owner and founding member of the PMA, the “Mark Awards” recognizes the very best in production music in 24 categories. The Production Music Association (PMA) is the leading advocate and voice of the production music community. This non-profit organization has over 670 music publisher members, ranging from major labels to independent boutiques.
For more information, visit markawards.pmamusic.com.