Emmys 69th edition – Creative Arts – Winners

This last weekend (September 9-10), the 69th edition of the Creative Arts Emmys Awards ceremony was held, which includes the awards of the musical categories.


The winners were as follows (in bold):

Outstanding Music Composition For A Limited Series, Movie Or Special (Original Dramatic Score)

  • Fargo – Jeff Russo
  • FEUD: Bette And Joan – Mac Quayle
  • Five Came Back – Jeremy Turner
  • J.: Made In America – Gary Lionelli
  • Suite Française – Rael Jones
  • The White Helmets – Patrick Jonsson


Outstanding Music Composition For A Series (Original Dramatic Score)

  • House Of Cards – Jeff Beal
  • The Crown – Rupert Gregson-Williams
  • Planet Earth II – Jacob Shea & Jasha Klebe
  • A Series Of Unfortunate Events – James Newton Howard
  • Taboo – Max Richter
  • Victoria – Martin Phipps, Ruth Barrett & Natalie Holt


Outstanding Music Direction

  • Taking The Stage: African American Music And Stories That Changed AmericaRickey Minor
  • American Epic – The American Epic Sessions– Bernard MacMahon, Duke Erikson, Jack White & T Bone Burnett
  • Joshua Bell: Seasons Of Cuba (Live From Lincoln Center)– David Lai
  • Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy Salute To The Music Of The Bee Gees– Rickey Minor
  • Super Bowl LI Halftime Show Starring Lady Gaga– Michael Bearden
  • Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet To Come– Tom Scott


Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

  • Stranger Things – Michael Stein & Kyle Dixon
  • FEUD: Bette And Joan – Mac Quayle
  • Genius – Hans Zimmer & Lorne Balfe
  • The Good Fight – John David Buckley
  • Victoria – Martin Phipps
  • Westworld – Ramin Djawadi


Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

  • 13th Music & Lyrics by Common, Music by Robert Glasper & Karriem Riggins
  • Crazy Ex-Girlfriend– Music & Lyrics by Adam Schlesinger, Lyrics by Rachel Bloom & Jack Dolgen
  • Duck The Halls: A Mickey Mouse Christmas Special- Music & Lyrics by Christopher Willis, Lyrics by Darrick Bachman & Paul Rudish
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live– Music & Lyrics by Jonathan Kimmel & Barry Greenberg
  • Saturday Night Live– Music by Eli Brueggemann, Lyrics by Chancelor Johnathan Bennett, Kenan Thompson & Will Stephen
  • Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt– Music by Jeff Richmond, Lyrics by Tina Fey & Sam Means


Outstanding Music Supervision

  • Big Little Lies – Susan Jacobs
  • Better Call Saul – Thomas Golubić
  • Girls – Manish Raval, Jonathan Leahy & Tom Wolfe
  • Master Of None – Zach Cowie & Kerri Drootin
  • Stranger Things – Nora Felder


The extensive and complete list of nominees and winners can be found at the following link:



The ceremony for the rest of the categories (up to 110), will be held on Sunday, September 17 at 8:00 pm (Eastern Time) / 5:00 pm Pacific Time at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, will be hosted by TV presenter and comedian Stephen Colbert, and will be broadcast live on the American television network CBS.


The Creative Arts Emmys Awards ceremony will be broadcasted by FXX channel on September 16th.