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)
  • Alf Clausen '66: Music and Lyrics, The Simpsons (1997, 1998)
  • Daniel Colman '95: Sound Editing for a Series, Battlestar Galactica, "Daybreak (Part 2)" (2009)
  • Jonathan Golodner ’88: Sound Editing for a Series, Stranger Things, “Chapter Eight: The Upside Down” (2017)
  • Ramin Djawadi ’98Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score), Game of Thrones, “The Dragon and the Wolf” (2018) and “The Long Night” (2019)
  • 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)
  • Kevin Kliesch '92: Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition, Sofia the First (2015)
  • Alex Lacamoire ’95: Musical Direction, Fosse/Verdon, “Life is a Cabaret” (2019)
  • Rob Mounsey '75: Achievement in Music Direction and Composition for a Drama Series, The Guiding Light (1991) and One Life to Live (2000)
  • Melissa Muik ’01: Sound Editing for a Nonfiction Program (Single or Multi Camera), The Beatles: Eight Days a Week—The Touring Years (2017)
  • Pablo Munguia '97: Sound Mixing for a Variety or Music Series or Special, 81st Academy Awards (2009), 52nd Grammy Awards (2010), and 59th Grammy Awards (2017)
  • 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)
  • Elmo Ponsdomenech ’83: Sound Mixing for a Comedy Or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation, Barry, “Chapter Seven: Loud, Fast and Keep Going” (2018) and “ronny/lily” (2019)
  • 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)
  • Roland Vajs ’95: Sound Editing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special, The Night Of, "Subtle Beast” (2017)
  • David Van Slyke '82: Sound Editing for a Series, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2003)
  • Thomas Wagner: Outstanding Nonfiction Series, Producer/Writer: Finding Lucy (2001)
  • 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)

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