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Maria Friedman to Give Benefit Concert for Hamlisch Awards

Playbill reports: Three-time Olivier-winning actor Maria Friedman, currently represented on Broadway as the director of the top-grossing Merrily We Roll Along revival, will give a one-night-only benefit concert on March 4 at the Hudson Theatre, the home of the Sondheim revival. The concert will serve as a benefit for Broadway Cares, The Stephen Sondheim Foundation and The Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards. …

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The 2024 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards Are Open for Registration

The 2023-2024 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards are now open for registration to apply in all of the following musical genres: Contemporary Pop, Musical Theatre, Film/Media Scoring, Classical Composition and Jazz Composition. Composers worldwide are eligible to compete in categories for Youth (under 18) and Emerging Composers (pre-professional composers aged 18+) for cash and sponsored prize packages. All composers from …

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The 2023 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards Now Open for Registration

All composers from around the globe are eligible and encouraged to compete by registering online for the 2023 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards. Registration is open through August 4 and materials are due August 18, 2023. Visit HamlischAwards.org for more information. The enduring legacy of one of America’s most decorated composers has been the basis for launching the Marvin Hamlisch …

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Celebrity Presenters Announced for 2022 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards

A roster of celebrity presenters has been announced for the 2022 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards. Clive Davis, Santino Fontana, Maria Friedman, Bill Gaden, Francis Goya, Kelli O’Hara, Paul Shaffer and Sir Howard Stringer will each present an award. The categories and presenters are as follows: CONTEMPORARY POP – PRESENTED BY CLIVE DAVIS Sophia Angelica (United States), Isabella Dusias (United …

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Nominees Announced for 2022 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards

Nominees for the 2022 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards have been announced. The awards, presented annually in partnership with Queens College, the City University of New York, were created to honor the late Marvin Hamlisch, paying tribute to his remarkable legacy as both an artist and an advocate for emerging talent. The ceremony will take place on Monday, November 21, …

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Last Call To Register For The 2022 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards

Following its tremendous success in 2021, with over 500 applicants from more than 50 countries, with celebrities Quincy Jones, Barbra Streisand, Johnny Mathis, Idina Menzel, Sir Howard Stringer, Maria Friedman, Lucie Arnaz and Melissa Manchester presenting the awards, the 2022 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards closes it registration on June 30, 2022. However, submissions are allowed through July 14, 2022. …

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Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards Selects “Jonas and the Sea” as its Official Film for the 2022 Awards Ceremony

The Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards has selected the 2015 Dutch short film Jonas and the Sea as the film-scoring material for its 2022 competition. Composers applying for an award in the “Film/Media Scoring” category are challenged to create an original score for the award-winning short film. The Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards has as its mission to champion the …

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Registration Open For The 2021-2022 Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards!

The enduring legacy of one of America’s most decorated composers has been the basis for launching the Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards, aimed at recognizing and enabling the next generation of diverse music composition talent. The 2021 virtual international awards ceremony was a huge success with over 500 applicants from more than 50 countries with celebrities Quincy Jones, Barbra Streisand, Johnny …

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Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards Announces Celebrity Presenters for its 2020-2021 Awards Ceremony

The enduring legacy of one of America’s most decorated composers has been the basis for launching the Marvin Hamlisch International Music Awards, aimed at recognizing and enabling the next generation of music composition talent. It was shortly after graduating from Queens College—a founding partner of the awards—in 1967, that Hamlisch produced his first of more than 40 motion picture musical …