Televisionaries: The Evolution Of TV Music
Wednesday, March 16
12:45PM - 1:45PM
Austin Convention Center
531 E 4th St
The use of music in television has evolved from the early live performances of the 1940’s into the modern day score cues, background source, and featured hit songs we hear in our favorite shows today. We will discuss these musical trends in the context of the changing landscape of network, cable, and streaming television series. Three of the most influential music supervisors will share their experiences of working in all these mediums.
Garrett McElver works with music supervisor Thomas Golubić and the team at SuperMusicVision as a music coordinator working on television shows such as AMC's 'Breaking Bad', 'Better Call Saul', 'The...Show the rest
Garrett McElver works with music supervisor Thomas Golubić and the team at SuperMusicVision as a music coordinator working on television shows such as AMC's 'Breaking Bad', 'Better Call Saul', 'The Walking Dead', 'Halt and Catch Fire'. Additionally he's worked on the upcoming Cinemax series ‘Outcast’, Netflix's second season of ‘Grace and Frankie’, WGN's ‘Manhattan’, and the Rob Reiner film ‘Being Charlie’.
Previously, Garrett was the Creative Department Director for the entertainment law firm Winogradsky/Sobel. There he managed and developed an independent one-stop catalog and worked with their administration, publishing, and consulting clients.
Garrett is a member of the Education Committee for the Guild of Music Supervisors, and played a large role in the development of the first annual Guild of Music Supervisors ‘State of Music In Media' Conference in 2015.
Garrett has also recently begun teaching Music Supervision and Music Licensing at the Los Angeles College of Music in Pasadena, Calif.Hide the rest
Carlin America Inc/Steven Scharf Entertainment
Steven Scharf's 44 years in the recording industry has covered areas of record producing, A&R, music publishing, and management. In 1991, he founded Steven Scharf Entertainment, a producer manageme...Show the rest
Steven Scharf's 44 years in the recording industry has covered areas of record producing, A&R, music publishing, and management. In 1991, he founded Steven Scharf Entertainment, a producer management company, and ventured with legendary music publisher Freddy Bienstock of Carlin America serving as their Sr. V.P. Creative. Since then, SSE has represented a wide array of international producers and film composers and licences over 100 artists for film and television. Steven is also a founding member and V.P. of the Music Managers Forum-US and a voting member of The Recording Academy. www.stevenscharf.comHide the rest