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Bruce Broughton Receives ASCAP Mancini Award

(Left to right) ASCAP Henry Mancini Award honoree Bruce Broughton, ASCAP President and Chairman Paul Williams, and ASCAP Golden Note Award Honoree Dennis McCarthy.
Photo by Lester Cohen; courtesy ASCAP

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.—Veteran composers Bruce Broughton and Dennis McCarthy took top honors at Thursday night’s 25th annual film and television music awards of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Approximately 600 attended the black-tie event.

Broughton – well-known for his Oscar-nominated score for Silverado, Grammy-nominated music for Young Sherlock Holmes and Emmy-winning scores for many TV projects including O Pioneers!Warm Springs and the themes for JAG and Tiny Toon Adventures – received the Henry Mancini Career Achievement Award “in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions to the music of film and television.” Read entire article…

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