AMP Announces New Officers for 2010 National Board

NEW YORKFebruary 25, 2010—The Association of Music Producers (AMP) today announced new officers to its National Board.  Liz Myers of Trivers/Myers Music, Los Angeles will serve a two-year term as President.  Ray Foote of Big Foote Music, New York, continues as First VP (adding Secretary/Treasurer to his responsibilities), and Larry Pecorella of Comma Music,Chicago is now 2nd VP...

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AMP In The News

Short Goes Long Way To Showcase AMP Talent
By Robert Goldrich
October 10, 2008
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AMP Ramps Up, Seeks Higher Profile For Original Music For Commercials
Organization Plans To Petition For Grammy Recognition Of Spots; Spec Sheet Introduced
By Robert Goldrich
April 18, 2008
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GRAMMY Hall
Spot.Com.entary
By Robert Goldrich
May 23, 2008
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An Open Letter to the Editors of Advertising Age

Just before the holidays, Advertising Age published its list of the top ten, “Ad Songs of the Year.” Unfortunately, the magazine and its junior web editor, Charlie Moran, got it all wrong.

 

What should have been a celebration of the year’s most creative, innovative, and effective uses of music in advertising, instead resembled a playlist from (insert your favorite Brooklyn-based hipster music blog here). Indie superstars Santogold, Yael Naim, and Saul Williams sat atop a heap of licensed tracks that included entries from renowned songsmiths The Kinks, Ennio Morricone, and Robert Plant...

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AMP Announces New Officers For 2008 National Board Organization Marks Its 10th Anniversary With Several New Initiatives

NEW YORK, February 25, 2008 – The Association of Music Producers (AMP) today announced new officers to its National Board. Lyle Greenfield of Bang Music will serve a two-year term as President. Ray Foote of Big Foote Music is first VP, and Liz Myers of Trivers/Myers Music is second VP. Jan Horowitz of David Horowitz Music Associates is Secretary. Also elected to the Board were: Craig Hazen of Zen Music; Larry Pecorella of Comma Music...

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Online Voters Will Decide Winner of AMP’s Spotted Excellence Award

April 20, 2005 - The Association of Music Producers (AMP) wants you to listen to a television commercial. The organization, which will be honoring post production mixing engineers June 6th at its fourth annual AMP Awards for Excellence in TV Commercial Mixing, says there is no similar award for those responsible for that “rare breed,” a TV commercial that catches your attention because of its superior sound quality...

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Call for Entries Issued for the 2005 AMP Awards

December 6, 2004-The Association of Music Producers (AMP) has announced its Call for Entries for the 2005 AMP Awards for Excellence in TV Commercial Mixing. This is the fourth year of the event and the second as a national competition honoring the skills of the post production audio engineer who “mixes” the final sound on television commercials. The deadline for entries is February 28th. The association, which represents advertising industry music producers and composers, will host an awards evening to announce the winners in April...

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The AMP Awards Frequently Asked Questions: FAQs

1. Just who are the judges? The panel of judges is largely made up of AMP Members who are elected by the AMP membership on the basis of their expertise in the field of music and sound mixing. Since all of the active members of AMP are music and sound producers, it is relatively easy to find qualified experts. In addition to AMP Member Judges, two Guest Judges are invited to participate...

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AMP Announces Officers for 2004

The Association of Music Producers (AMP) has announced new officers for the current year. Jan Horowitz, vice president and business manager of David Horowitz Music Associates (DHMA), steps into the role of 2004 national president of the trade organization that represents companies that compose music and design sound for television commercials.

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AMP announces its Mixer Awards winners

April 29, 2004: West Los Angeles, CA—The Association of Music Producers (AMP) announced today the winners of the 3rd Annual AMP Mixer Awards. AMP is made up of television commercial music producers who celebrated the work of their post production colleagues at a spirited presentation here on Saturday, April 24, 2004...

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