BMI Icon Award for Alan Silvestri
On May 10 film music composer Alan Silvestri will be honored with the 2017 BMI Icon Award at the annual Film, TV & Visual Media Awards. Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) is the global leader in music rights management.
Silvestri wil receive the award for his important contribution in the realm of film and television music. BMI Vice President Film, TV & Visual Media Relations Doreen Ringer-Ross states: "We are thrilled to honor Alan, a brilliant, deeply sensitive and diverse composer, whose glorious music is as inspiring as he is, his keen cinematic sensibility, empathetic nature, and passion make him one of the most coveted and revered film composers in the world," she added.