The 66th Emmy Awards are taking place this weekend and next week. The Creative Awards were held on August 16 and the PrimeTime Emmy Awards will take place on Monday, August 25th. Both ceremonies are at the Nokia Theatre at LA Live in downtown Los Angeles.
"Game of Thrones" earned the most nominations when the 2014 Emmy nominees were announced. The HBO show received 19 nominations, including one in the coveted drama series category. The other drama series nominees were "Breaking Bad," "Downton Abbey," "House of Cards," "Mad Men" and "True Detective."
The Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards announced the majority of the behind the scenes and the technical work for television production. Categories include art direction, cinematography, hairstyling, makeup, music, picture editing, sound editing and mixing, special visual effects, stunts and more.
Awards were also handed out for commercials, animation, reality series and other programming, as well as some acting categories and special honors.
Music artists in attendance included Donnie Wahlberg, Derek Hough, Jane Lynch, Bear McCreary and more.
In the music-related categories, winners included The Beatles: The Night That Changed America" special, The 67the Annual Tony Awards, "COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey to name a few.
Here are the complete winner's list for the music field, music artists winners and other winners related to music. Check out the slideshow for photos of musicians who attended the ceremony.
"Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn"
"The Beatles: The Night That Changed America" - WINNER
"Saturday Night Live"
"The Sound Of Music Live!"
"67th Tony Awards"
Original Music and Lyrics
"No Trouble" from "A Christmas Carol -- The Concert"
"Les Mis" from "Key & Peele"
"Home for the Holiday (Twin Bed)" from "Saturday Night Live"
"Merroway Cove" from "Sofia the First: The Floating Palace"
"Day Is Gone" from "Sons Of Anarchy"
"Bigger!" from "67th Tony Awards" - Winner
Original main title theme music
"COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey"-WINNER
"The Spoils of Babylon"
Music Composition For A Series (Original Dramatic Score)
COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey, Alan Silvestri, Music by – WINNER
Downton Abbey, John Lunn, Music by
Game Of Thrones, Ramin Djawadi, Music by
House Of Cards, Jeff Beal, Music by
True Detective, T Bone Burnett, Music by
Music Composition For a Miniseries, Movie or Special (Original Dramatic Score)
American Horror Story: Coven, James Levin, Music by
Clear History, Ludovic Bource, Music by
Fargo, Jeff Russo, Music by
Herblock: The Black & The White, Rob Mathes, Music by
Sherlock: His Last Vow (Masterpiece), David Arnold, Music by; Michael Price, Music by – WINNER
The White Queen, John Lunn, Music by
Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program
Betty White, Betty White s Off Their Rockers, Lifetime
Tom Bergeron, Dancing With The Stars, ABC
Jane Lynch, Hollywood Game Night, NBC – WINNER
Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn, Project Runway, Lifetime
Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance, Fox
Anthony Bourdain, The Taste, ABC
Dancing With The Stars – Routines: Human / Ameksa / Too Darn Hot – ABC – Derek Hough, Choreographer
So You Think You Can Dance – Routines: Trigger / Sand / The Gravel Road – FOX -
Christopher Scott, Choreographer
So You Think You Can Dance • Routines: Edge of Glory / Feelin’ Good / I Can’t Make You Love Me • FOX • Dick Clark Productions, Inc. in association with 19 Entertainment
Mandy Moore, Choreographer
So You Think You Can Dance – Routines: Puttin’ on the Ritz / Gold Rush / Run the World - FOX – Tabitha Dumo & Napoleon Dumo, Choreographer – WINNER
So You Think You Can Dance – Routines: Hanging by a Thread / Wicked Game / Medicine – FOX – Travis Wall, Choreographer
Costumes For A Variety Program Or A Special (Juried Awards)
Saturday Night Live – WINNER
So You Think You Can Dance – WINNER
Special Class Program
The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards, NBC
The Oscars, ABC
Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony, NBC
The Sound Of Music Live!, NBC
67th Annual Tony Awards, CBS – WINNER
Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Special
Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony
The Sound Of Music Live! – WINNER
67th Annual Tony Awards
Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control For A Series
The Big Bang Theory
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
Dancing With The Stars – WINNER
Jimmy Kimmel Live
Saturday Night Live
Lighting Design/Lighting Direction For A Variety Series
America s Got Talent
Dancing with the Stars – WINNER
Saturday Night Live
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute To Mel Brooks, TNT – WINNER
The Beatles: The Night That Changed America, CBS
Best Of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Primetime Special, NBC
Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays, HBO
The Kennedy Center Honors, CBS
Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles, HBO
Sound Mixing For A Miniseries Or A Movie
American Horror Story: Coven
Sherlock: His Last Vow (Masterpiece)
Treme – WINNER
Sound Mixing For A Variety Series Or Special
The Beatles: The Night That Changed America
The 56th Grammy Awards – WINNER
The Kennedy Center Honors
Sound Mixing For Nonfiction Programming
The Amazing Race
American Masters – Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train A Comin' -WINNER
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
COSMOS: A SpaceTime Odyssey
The Creative Emmy Arts Awards will air in an 2 hour version on Sunday, August 24th at 8:00 PM EST on FXM.
Check back to this page for interviews with music nominees and more.
For a complete list of Creative Art Emmy Awards: http://www.examiner.com/article/creative-emmys-saturday-night-live-orang...