Advice for Young Composers – 2014 BMI Sundance Composer Director Roundtable

October 13, 2014


BMI has been bringing music to the Sundance Film Festival for more than 20 years and has been a committed partner in promoting the role of music in film since the festival’s inception. Each year BMI sponsors several events, including our renowned Composer/Director Roundtable, entitled “Music & Film: The Creative Process,” and our legendary Snowball Showcase. To learn more and see the action, catch it here on video.

About BMI
Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®) is a global leader in music rights management, serving as an advocate for the value of music. BMI represents the public performance rights in more than 8.5 million musical works created and owned by more than 600,000 songwriters, composers, and music publishers. The Company negotiates music license agreements and distributes the fees it generates as royalties to its affiliated writers and publishers when their songs are performed in public. In 1939, BMI created a groundbreaking open-door policy becoming the only performing rights organization to welcome and represent the creators of blues, jazz, country, and American roots music. Today, the musical compositions in BMI’s repertoire, from chart toppers to perennial favorites, span all genres of music and are consistently among the most-performed hits of the year.