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20th Annual John Lennon Scholarship Winners Announced

The winners of the BMI Foundation’s 20th Annual John Lennon Scholarships, a program that recognizes the nation’s…

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BMI Foundation Awards 2017 New Music Grants to Music Nonprofits Nationwide

The BMI Foundation’s 2017 New Music Grants Program has awarded funding for over fifty music education programs, artistic…

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Female Film Composer Ghiya Rushidat Announced As Winner of 2017 Pete Carpenter Fellowship

The BMI Foundation is pleased to announce Ghiya Rushidat as the winner of this year's Pete Carpenter Fellowship, a…

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BMI Foundation Awards 12th Annual Woody Guthrie Fellowship

BMI Foundation President Deirdre Chadwick, Woody Guthrie Center Executive Director Deana McCloud, and Woody Guthrie Foundation President Nora…

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LaGuardia Arts Graduate David Hoffman Wins 2017 Theodora Zavin Scholarship

The BMI Foundation has announced David Hoffman as the winner of the 2017 Theodora Zavin Scholarship, a music study prize…

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Remy Le Boeuf Wins 18th Annual Charlie Parker Jazz Composition Prize

Saxophonist and composer Remy Le Boeuf was named the winner of the BMI Foundation’s 18th annual Charlie Parker Jazz…

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BMI Foundation Presents 2017 Musical Theatre Awards

The BMI Foundation has announced seven members of the Tony-honored BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop as the winners…

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Angelica Rose Toumbas Wins Second Annual Nashville Songwriting Scholarship

Clay Bradley, BMI Foundation Board Member and Director of the Nashville Songwriting Scholarship competition, has announced Angelica Rose…

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2016 Pete Carpenter Fellowship Winner Talks Film Scoring & Working With Award-winning BMI Composers

23-year-old composer and Berklee film scoring graduate Casey Kolb is the latest recipient of the Pete Carpenter Fellowship, a…

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Michael Dorsey Announced As Second Annual Winner of BMI Founders Award for Radio Broadcasting

The BMI Foundation is excited to announce Ball State University student Michael Dorsey as the winner of the second annual…

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65th Annual BMI Student Composer Award Winners Announced

The BMI Foundation (BMIF), in collaboration with Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), has announced the nine young classical composers, ages 14…

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Jake Richter Awarded Second Annual David N. Baker Jazz Composition Scholarship

The BMI Foundation (BMIF), in partnership with Indiana University (IU) Jacobs School of Music, has selected Jake Richter as the…