Music and audio 2020 Creative Arts Emmys winners announced

The 2020 Creative Arts Emmys Awards adopted a multi-night virtual format to laud the creative behind the year’s most lauded TV shows. This year hosted by Nicole Byer, the Creative Arts Emmys cover a multitude of disciplines, from cinematography to visual effects, scripted reality shows to short form narrative. Naturally there’s a host of gongs for the audio community too. 

The big winner was Watchmen, collecting Outstanding Music Composition for Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, and Outstanding Sound Mixing.

The 72nd Creative Arts Emmys 2020 sound winners in full:
Outstanding Music Composition For A Limited Series, Movie Or Special (Original Dramatic Score)
Watchmen:  It’s Summer And We’re Running Out Of Ice  (HBO)

Outstanding Music Supervision
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: It’s Comedy Or Cabbage (Prime Video)

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music
Hollywood (Netflix)

Outstanding Original Music And Lyrics
Euphoria: And Salt The Earth Behind You / Song Title: All For Us  (HBO)

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation
The Mandalorian: Chapter 2 The Child  (Disney+)

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Limited Series or Movie
Watchmen: This Extraordinary Being (HBO) 

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy Or Drama Series (One Hour)
Stranger Things: Chapter Eight The Battle Of Starcourt (Netflix) 

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation
The Mandalorian: Chapter 1 The Mandalorian (Disney+)

Outstanding Music Direction
The Kennedy Center Honors (CBS) 

Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Variety Series Or Special
The Oscars (ABC) 

Outstanding Music Composition for a Documentary Series or Special (Original Dramatic Score)
Why We Hate, Tools & Tactics (Discovery Channel)

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program (Single or Multi-Camera)
Apollo 11 (CNN)

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program (Single or Multi-Camera)
Apollo 11 (CNN)