Advisory Board

David Newman


Composer and Conductor

The Oscar nominated film composer, conductor and Governor of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences  is one of the most versatile film composers of our time and Hollywood’s leading film music conductor. As a Hollywood composer, Newman has the distinction of being a highly sought-after conductor, appearing in both the film and classical repertory with leading symphony orchestras throughout the world,

Bruce Broughton



With more than 20 Emmy nominations and 10 Emmy awards, Bruce Broughton is the most successful TV-composer worldwide and also holds an Oscar nomination for »Silverado«. Broughton is a member of the Board of Directors of ASCAP, a Governor of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, a Past President of the Society of Composers & Lyricists, a former Governor of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, and is a lecturer at UCLA and USC.

Nic Raine

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Conductor and Arranger

The principal conductor of the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra has conducted more than 100 recordings of film music for Silva Screen records and has won numerous awards. As an orchestrator and arranger, Nic Raine has worked on film scores with Miklos Rozsa, Elmer Bernstein, Maurice Jarre, Hans Zimmer, and Gabriel Yared amongst others. As a conductor, he has appeared with the most prestigious orchestras around the globe.

Conrade Pope


Composer and Arranger

Conrad Pope is an American film composer and orchestrator. He has worked on numerous films and has collaborated with composers such as John Williams, James Newton Howard, Alan Silvestri, Danny Elfman, Mark Isham, James Horner, John Powell, Alexandre Desplat, and Howard Shore.


Jon Burligame


Film music journalist and lecturer

Jon Burlingame is USA's leading writer on the subject of music for films and television. He writes regularly for Variety and has written on the topic for such other publications as The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, Newsday, Emmy and The Hollywood Reporter and also authored four books about film music. 

Simon Greenaway


Director Ascap Europe

After pursuing a career as a musician, composer and producer  and being a keen advocate of composers’ and musicians’ rights, Simon returned to London to work as a consultant for ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers).In 2010, he was appointed the Director of Film and TV for UK/Europe

Marilee Bradford


Director of The Film Music Society


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