FIMU Vienna Masterclass


Danny Elfman will speak at this year’s Film Music Symposium at University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna. The FIMU Symposium will take place on September 26th and 27th. Beside being one of the guest speakers, Elfman will teach the Masterclass on the second day of the event. Composer will talk about his career and creative process.

More info here.
Source: Vents Magazine


LA Film Festival

Here are some pictures from LA Film Festival.

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Rabbit & Rogue voting

Couple days ago Indi announced that you can take part in choosing which three films from the Rabbit & Rogue competition should win and be presented to Danny Elfman himself. The winner films will have their screening at the LA Film Festival. You have time to May 27th to vote. More details here.
There is also another challenge in which you can win a possibility to ask Danny a question. Everything you have to do is to make a video and submit it to Indi. The winner will be invited to the screening and ask Danny their question while Q&A. The deadline is on June 11th. Go here to take part in the challenge.

source: dailyelfman

Hollywood in Hamburg

The Elbphilharmonie will present a series of concerts with Hollywood composers. Concerts at the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg (Germany) will feature scores of Danny Elfman, David Arnold and John Powell. Composers will be joining the event giving an audience insight into their work. (And maybe some funny backstories)
First of three concerts: ‘Batman meets Alice’ is dedicated to Elfman’s music.  It is set to September 30th, 2017. Next two following events will be: ‘The sound of James Bond’ on March 25th, 2018 with David Arnold and ‘Ice Age and Beyond’ on June 24th, 2018 with John Powell.

Link to the event page


Max Steiner Award

Hollywood in Vienna is a symphonic concert gala which takes place every year in Vienna, Austria. During each gala, the City of Vienna awards one of today’s leading film music composers with the Max Steiner Film Music Achievement Award. This year the honored composer will be Danny Elfman who will receive the award at Vienna Concert Hall on September 29th.  He will also perform one of his songs.
To buy tickets for the event visit this site.

2016 Emmy Awards Nominations

Late news. On July 14,  the nominations for 68th Emmy Awards were annouced. Danny Elfman is nominated for Music Direction for Danny Elfman’s Music From The Films Of Tim Burton (Live From Lincoln Center). The concert at Lincoln Center was aired on PBS.
The awards for music will be presented at Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony on September 10 and 11 at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.