71st Annual Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards – Saturday Winners

UPDATE (16/9/2019): Sunday winners available. Full list here (read more).


The 71st Annual Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony is being held over two nights on September 14 and September 15, 2019 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, just one week before the Emmy Awards (read news).


These are the winners of the music categories awarded yesterday (Saturday 14/9):

Outstanding Music Composition For A Documentary Series Or Special (Original Dramatic Score) – NEW CATEGORY THIS YEAR!

  • Free Solo – Marco Beltrami, Brandon Roberts
  • Game Of Thrones: The Last Watch – Hannah Peel
  • Hostile Planet – Oceans – Benjamin Wallfisch
  • Love, Gilda – Miriam Cutler
  • Our Planet – Steven Price
  • RBG – Miriam Cutler


Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

  • Crazy Ex-Girlfriend – I Have To Get Out – ‘Antidepressants Are So Not A Big Deal’ – Music & Lyrics Adam Schlesinger, Rachel Bloom, Lyrics by Jack Dolgen
  • Documentary Now! – Original Cast Album: Co-op – ‘Holiday Party (I Did A Little Cocaine Tonight)’ – Music by Eli Bolin, Lyrics by John Mulaney, Seth Meyers
  • Flight Of The Conchords: Live In London – ‘Father & Son’ – Music & Lyrics Bret McKenzie, Jemaine Clement
  • Saturday Night Live – Host: James McAvoy – ‘The Upper East Side’ – Music by Eli Brueggemann, Lyrics by Bryan Tucker, Leslie Jones
  • Song Of Parkland – ‘Beautiful Things Can Grow’ – Music by Mark Sonnenblick, Lyrics by Ashley Paseltiner, Molly Reichard
  • 72nd Annual Tony Awards – ‘This One’s For You’ – Music & Lyrics Sara Bareilles, Josh Groban


Outstanding Music Direction

  • Fosse/Verdon – Life Is A Cabaret – Alex Lacamoire
  • Aretha! A Grammy Celebration For The Queen Of Soul – Rickey Minor
  • Homecoming: A Film By Beyoncé – Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, Derek Dixie
  • The Oscars – Rickey Minor
  • Q85: A Musical Celebration For Quincy Jones – Part 1 – Greg Phillinganes
  • Saturday Night Live – Host: Adam Sandler – Lenny Pickett, Leon Pendarvis, Eli Brueggemann


FXX network will broadcast these awards on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 8:00 PM ET/PT, just one day before the main ceremony of the Emmy Awards, which will be held on Sunday, September 22.


2019 Creative Arts Saturday Winners:



71st Emmy Awards Complete Nominations List: