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ASCAP Honors Top Film, Television Music Composers at 28th Annual Awards

From left: ASCAP President and Chairman Paul Williams, ASCAP Henry Mancini Award recipient Patrick Doyle, and ASCAP Foundation Life in Music Award recipient Ray Charles at The Beverly Hilton.

On June 20, the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) hosted its 28th annual Film & Television Music Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. The invitation-only dinner and awards ceremony paid special tribute to composer Patrick Doyle and composer-arranger Ray Charles, and honored composers of the top box office film music, the most performed television music and the top videogame music of 2012.

ASCAP President and Chairman Paul Williams and President of Feature Post Production at 20th Century Fox Ted Gagliano presented the ASCAP Henry Mancini Award to Golden Globe and Oscar-nominated composer Patrick Doyle in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions to the world of film and television music. Acclaimed composer-arranger Ray Charles was presented with the ASCAP Foundation Life in Music Award for his outstanding accomplishments as a composer and arranger of music for radio and television.

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