I'm excited to have just received my 4th Daytime Emmy Nomination, in the category of "Best Song" (for the final piece from the Peg + Cat episode entitled "The Poetry Problem"), in collaboration with lyricist Billy Aronson (the co-creator, together with Jennifer Oxley, of the now 7 Emmy-winning PBS series). Peg + Cat is also nominated in two additional categories (including "Best Series"), and I head out to the ceremonies in L.A. next week for the results (I was also thrilled last year to have won my first Emmy, for "Outstanding Music Direction and Composition", as a member of the show's excellent composing team!)
Here's the final song from a recent episode I composed with lyricist Billy Aronson in celebration of the Muslim holiday of Eid Al Adha:
I was also pleased to see the recent premiere of "
Melia & Jo"
- an adorable new show on
from the creators of
Peg + Cat
. I wrote music for the episode entitled "Race Car" (with theme song by J. Walter Hawkes) and here's an excerpt:
Also be on the lookout on
for the latest release from the
, entitled "
I was honored to have arranged two pieces on the album, including my take on Jimi Hendrix's classic "Little Wing".
More on the album here.