Welcome to The AWFC!

We are a community of composers and colleagues who strive to support and celebrate the work of women composers through advocacy and education. This visibility is important to herald in equality amongst our industry and bring diverse voices to film, television, video games and multimedia projects. We are proud to host the first ever directory of women film composers allowing filmmakers and decision makers the opportunity to discover new talent. Please also check out our weekly composer spotlight featuring short interviews with our members.

Please join our cause by joining the directory or by becoming a sponsor.

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Meet British Composer Daisy Coole and read an interview with her in our AWFC Spotlight Series: theawfc.com/spotlight/daisy-coole/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Meet British Composer Daisy Coole and read an interview with her in our AWFC Spotlight Series: https://theawfc.com/spotlight/daisy-coole/

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Daisy is amazing! Great interview!

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Daisy Coole great interview!! 🎢

It is Women’s History Month and nordic.la is proud to announce the take off of the #WomenUnite Song Camp! β™€οΈβœŠπŸΏβœŠπŸΎβœŠπŸ½βœŠπŸΌβœŠπŸ»
The Women Unite Song Camp is their initiative to unite women songwriters, producers, artists, and industry leaders in the U.S. and the Nordics with amazing leaders (including Starr Parodi) to inspire music that matters.
During the next few days from the 1st-5th, participants will be exploring their creativity, learning new skills, discovering new talents and most importantly building lasting relationships and connections.
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It is Women’s History Month and nordic.la is proud to announce the take off of the #WomenUnite Song Camp! β™€οΈβœŠπŸΏβœŠπŸΎβœŠπŸ½βœŠπŸΌβœŠπŸ»
The Women Unite Song Camp is their initiative to unite women songwriters, producers, artists, and industry leaders in the U.S. and the Nordics with amazing leaders (including Starr Parodi) to inspire music that matters. 
During the next few days from the 1st-5th, participants will be exploring their creativity, learning new skills, discovering new talents and most importantly building lasting relationships and connections.

Join AWFC board member Catherine Joy Music for an exploration into the world of percussion with Abby Savell, a Los Angeles-based percussionist and the co-owner of LA Percussion Rentals. This workshop will be about exploring different techniques on Abby's extensive collection of instruments to create a variety of timbres. Bring your questions and learn from an expert!
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3rd

11am-12:30pm - LOS ANGELES (pst)
2pm-3:30pm - NEW YORK (est)
7pm-8:30pm - LONDON (gmt)

***note 1.5 hr running time***
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Join AWFC board member Catherine Joy Music for an exploration into the world of percussion with Abby Savell, a Los Angeles-based percussionist and the co-owner of LA Percussion Rentals. This workshop will be about exploring different techniques on Abbys extensive collection of instruments to create a variety of timbres. Bring your questions and learn from an expert!
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3rd

11am-12:30pm - LOS ANGELES (pst)
2pm-3:30pm - NEW YORK (est)
7pm-8:30pm - LONDON (gmt)

***note 1.5 hr running time***

The Pacific Northwest Film Scoring Program is hosting a free virtual event for International Women's Day featuring female graduates and instructors discussing their personal stories and what it means to be a woman in the film and music industry today. It's happening on Monday March 8th from 5-7pm (PST). The Facebook link for the event is here: fb.me/e/1i5oMHTV7, and the link to actually register for the event is here: www.pnwfilmmusic.com/international-womens-day. ... See MoreSee Less

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The Pacific Northwest Film Scoring Program is hosting a free virtual event for International Womens Day featuring female graduates and instructors discussing their personal stories and what it means to be a woman in the film and music industry today.  Its happening on Monday March 8th from 5-7pm (PST).  The Facebook link for the event is here:  https://fb.me/e/1i5oMHTV7, and the link to actually register for the event is here:  https://www.pnwfilmmusic.com/international-womens-day.

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Huge Congrats to all Women Composers nominated for a American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers (ASCAP) COMPOSERS' CHOICE AWARD!

2020 ASCAP Film Score of the Year
Wild Mountain Thyme - Amelia Warner

2020 ASCAP Documentary Score of the Year
Naughty Books - Catherine Joy Music
The Reason I Jump - Nainita Desai

2020 ASCAP Television Score of the Year
Mira, Royal Detective - Amritha Vaz

2020 ASCAP Television Theme of the Year
The Casagrandes - Lalo Alcaraz, Germaine Franco & Michael Rubiner
Little Fires Everywhere - Isabella Summers
McMillions - Pinar Toprak

(And next year a Women Composer also for Video Game Score of the Year, please)

Voting is now open.: www.ascap.com/composerschoice
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Huge Congrats to all Women Composers nominated for a American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers (ASCAP) COMPOSERS CHOICE AWARD!

2020 ASCAP Film Score of the Year
Wild Mountain Thyme - Amelia Warner

2020 ASCAP Documentary Score of the Year
Naughty Books - Catherine Joy Music
The Reason I Jump - Nainita Desai

2020 ASCAP Television Score of the Year
Mira, Royal Detective - Amritha Vaz

2020 ASCAP Television Theme of the Year
The Casagrandes - Lalo Alcaraz, Germaine Franco & Michael Rubiner
Little Fires Everywhere - Isabella Summers
McMillions - Pinar Toprak

(And next year a Women Composer also for Video Game Score of the Year, please)

Voting is now open.: https://www.ascap.com/composerschoice

Check out the 'Til Kingdom Come playlist curated by Miriam Cutler Composer Page on Spotify. The documentary is now in theaters. open.spotify.com/playlist/6uw3zFFEbqiVUc8VPvDFza?si=xWLhEaV_REWSitAGY6zHJw ... See MoreSee Less

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