Upcoming Events: Los Angeles
12 / 10 / 2019
SCL Screening: Curious George: Royal Monkey
Los Angeles, CA | 7:30pm PSTEvent Details
12 / 18 / 2019
LA Holiday Dinner - honoring Alan Menken with a Lifetime Achievement Award
Skirball Cultural Center | Ahmanson Ballroom
Los Angeles, CA | 6:00pm PSTEvent Details
1 / 7 / 2020
The SCL Awards
Skirball Cultural Center
Los Angeles, | 8:00pm PSTEvent Details
Upcoming Events: New York
A Community Full of Leaders
Michael Giacchino receives ASCAP's Henry Mancini Award
SCL member Michael Giacchino is presented with ASCAP's most coveted screen music honor, The Henry Mancini Award.
Terence Blanchard Named BMI Icon
SCL member Terence Blanchard is named a BMI Icon in recognition of his significant contributions to the cinematic community.
Pinar Toprak Receives ASCAP's Shirley Walker Award
SCL member Pinar Toprak, the first woman to score a $1 billion-grossing film (Captain Marvel), receives the ASCAP Shirley Walker Award.
William Ross Receives BMI's Classic Contribution Award
SCL member William Ross receives the BMI Classic Contribution Award in recognition of his extensive work mentoring new talent throughout his career, which has spanned feature films, the recording industry and television.
Pasek/Paul receive ASCAP's Vanguard Award
Dear Evan Hansen and La La Land songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul added another award to their crowded mantle with the first ASCAP Vanguard Award ever given to composers for screen or musical theatre.
The SCL is a vibrant community of composers, lyricists, and songwriters, and has been an active part of Hollywood's music community since 1983. SCL members enjoy the camaraderie among composers and lyricists at a variety of stages in their careers, along with students, patrons, and sponsors supportive of our professional work. The SCL is active in improving the workplace and working conditions through an ongoing dialogue with experienced and acknowledged representatives of the global music community.
If you are an aspiring or professional composer or songwriter, we invite you to consider membership to the Society of Composers & Lyricists.