Emmy Awards (Daytime and Primetime)

The small screen offers even more opportunities than the silver one for Berklee alumni to shine. The Emmys reflect recognition from peers in the industry. Here are just a few of our winners—we welcome additions to the list.

  • David Bondelevitch '85: Music Editor, The Huntley (2000)
  • Don Breithaupt '84: Daytime Emmy, Creative Arts, Outstanding Original Song—Main Title and Promo, 6teen (2009)
  • Dan Carlin, chair of the Film Scoring department: Sound Editing for a Miniseries or a Special, Under Siege (1986)
  • Alf Clausen '66: Music and Lyrics, The Simpsons (1997, 1998)
  • Daniel Colman '95: Sound Editing for a Series, Battlestar Galactica, "Daybreak (Part 2)" (2009)
  • Peter Hastings '84: Achievement in Animation, Animaniacs (1996); Animated Program (for Programming One Hour or Less), A Pinky & the Brain Christmas Special (1996)
  • Brad Hatfield '75: Original Song in Daytime TV, Sunshine (2006)
  • Quincy Jones '51: Achievement in Music Composition for a Series (Dramatic Underscore), Roots (1977)
  • Devin Joseph '88: Sound Editing, Deadwood (2004)
  • Rob Mounsey '75: Achievement in Music Direction and Composition for a Drama Series, The Guiding Light (1991) and One Life to Live (2000)
  • Pablo Munguia '97: Sound Mixing for a Variety or Music Series or Special, 81st Annual Academy Awards (2009) and 52nd Annual Grammy Awards (2010)
  • Peter Nusbaum '92: Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series, Scrubs (2007)
  • Andy O'Reilly '91: Lighting Direction for Electronic Multi-camera Work, XXVIII Olympiad Opening Ceremony (2005)
  • Trey Parker '88: Animated Program (for Programming One Hour or Less), South Park (2005, 2007)
  • Brian Riordan '95: Sound Mixing for a Variety or Music Series or Special, 81st Annual Academy Awards (2009) and 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert (2010)
  • David Van Slyke '82: Sound Editing for a Series, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2003)
  • Matthias Weber '91: Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming, Expedition Bismarck (2003)
  • Geoff Zanelli '96: Composition for a Miniseries, Movie, or Special, Into The West (2006)

Selected news coverage:

Three Alumni win 2009 Emmys for Achievement in Television