APRA Music Awards of 2007

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The Australasian Performing Right Association Awards of 2007 (generally known as APRA Awards) are a series of awards which include the APRA Music Awards, Classical Music Awards, and Screen Music Awards. The APRA Music Awards ceremony occurred on 16 June at the Sydney Hilton, they were presented by APRA and the Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society (AMCOS).[1] The Classical Music Awards were distributed in July in Sydney and are sponsored by APRA and the Australian Music Centre (AMC).[2] The Screen Music Awards were issued in November by APRA and Australian Guild of Screen Composers (AGSC).[3]

Awards[edit]

Nominees and winners with results indicated on the right.

APRA Music Awards[edit]

Song of the Year

Title Artist Writer Result
[4][5]
"Black Fingernails, Red Wine" Eskimo Joe Kav Temperley, Stuart MacLeod, Joel Quartermain Nominated
"Funky Tonight" The John Butler Trio John Butler Nominated
"Heart's a Mess" Gotye Walter De Backer Nominated
"Joker & the Thief" Wolfmother Andrew Stockdale, Myles Heskett, Chris Ross Nominated
"One Crowded Hour" Augie March Glenn Richards Won

Songwriters of the Year

Writer Result
[6]
Andrew Stockdale, Myles Heskett, Chris Ross Won

Breakthrough Songwriter Award

Writer Result
[6]
Glenn Richards Won

Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music

Name Result
[6]
Michael McMartin Won

Most Performed Australian Work

Title Artist Writer Result
[6][7]
"Flaunt It" TV Rock featuring Seany B Sean Berchik, Ivan Gough, Grant Smillie Nominated
"Lift" Shannon Noll Adam Reily, Bryon Jones, Shannon Noll, Andrew Roachford Won
"Opportunity" Pete Murray Pete Murray Nominated
"Songbird" Bernard Fanning Bernard Fanning Nominated
"Wish You Well" Bernard Fanning Bernard Fanning Nominated

Most Performed Australian Work Overseas

Title Artist Writer Result
[6][8]
"Are You Gonna Be My Girl" Jet Nicholas Cester, Cameron Muncey Won
"Look What You've Done" Jet Nicholas Cester Nominated
"Down Under" Men at Work Colin Hay, Ronald Strykert Nominated
"Highway to Hell" AC/DC Bon Scott, Angus Young, Malcolm Young Nominated
"Love Is in the Air" John Paul Young Harry Vanda, George Young Nominated

Most Performed Blues & Roots Work

Title Artist Writer Result
[6][9]
"Funky Tonight" The John Butler Trio John Butler Nominated
"Middle of the Hill" Josh Pyke Josh Pyke Nominated
"Songbird" Bernard Fanning Bernard Fanning Won
"Watch Over Me" Bernard Fanning Bernard Fanning Nominated
"Wish You Well" Bernard Fanning Bernard Fanning Nominated

Most Performed Country Work

Title Artist Writer Result
[6][10]
"Going Back Home" Troy Cassar-Daley Troy Cassar-Daley Nominated
"Mignight Run" Travis Sinclair Travis Sinclair, Garth Porter Nominated
"The New Bush" Lee Kernaghan Garth Porter, Colin Buchanan, Lee Kernaghan Nominated
"Nothing at All" Kasey Chambers Kasey Chambers Won
"Something that My Heart Does" The McClymonts Brooke McClymont, Erik Bernholm Nominated

Most Performed Dance Work

Title Artist Writer Result
[6][11]
"Flaunt It" TV Rock featuring Seany B Sean Berchik, Ivan Gough, Grant Smillie Won
"I Love It" Sneaky Sound System Angus McDonald Nominated
"Tilt My Hat" Andy J Andrew Farriss, Michael Hutchence Nominated
"Way to Go!" Rogue Traders Jamie Appleby, Isaac Moran Nominated
"We're Coming Home" Rogue Traders Jamie Appleby, Melinda Appleby Nominated

Most Performed Foreign Work

Title Artist Writer Result
[6][12]
"Far Away" Nickelback Chad Kroeger, Michael Kroeger, Ryan Peake, Daniel Adair Nominated
"Feel Better" Santana featuring Steve Tyler Burleigh Johnson, Damon Johnson, James Scoggin Won
"Forever Young" Youth Group Marian Gold, Bernhard Lloyd, Frank Mertens Nominated
"Love Generation" Bob Sinclar Gary Pine, Christophe Le Friant (aka Bob Sinclar), Jean-Guy Schreiner, Alain Wisniak, Duane Harden Nominated
"Talk" Coldplay Ralf Hütter, Karl Bartos, Guy Berryman, Jonathan Buckland, William Champion, Chris Martin, Emil Schult Nominated

Most Performed Jazz Work

Title Artist Writer Result
[6][13]
"Bungalow" The Catholics Lloyd Swanton Nominated
"Complicated Woman" Mark Sholtez Mark Sholtez Nominated
"Dream About You" Mark Sholtez Mark Sholtez Nominated
"Love Me for the Cool" Mark Sholtez Mark Sholtez Won
"Village" David Jones & Friends Anthony Gould, David Jones, Ian Robertson Nominated

Most Performed Urban Work

Title Artist Writer Result
[6][14]
"Get Up Outta the Dirt" Butterfingers Eddie Jacobson Won
"Hold On" Phrase Harley Webster, Jan Skubiszewski, Daniel Merriweather Nominated
"In Front of Me" Tzu Joel Ma, Corey McGregor, Pip Norman, Shehab Tariq Nominated
"It's About to Blow" DJ Peril Jason Foretti, Nathan Barbatiello, Christopher Drew Nominated
"Superstar" Jade MacRae Jade MacRae, Dwaine Cruz, Charles Lomu Nominated

Classical Music Awards[edit]

Best Composition by an Australian Composer

Title Composer Result
[15][16]
Birthday Tango Roger Smalley Won
Mother Tongue Liza Lim Nominated
O Venezia: Part 1 Graham Hair Nominated
The Silence Iain Grandage Nominated
Viola Concerto Brett Dean Nominated

Best Performance of an Australian Composition

Title Composer Performer Result
[15][16]
Inferno for Clarinet and Chamber Ensemble Margery Smith David Rowen (soloist), Sydney Omega Ensemble Nominated
Bright Forms Return Gillian Whitehead Halcyon and Flinders Quartet Nominated
Symphony No. 2 Carl Vine Queensland Youth Symphony Nominated
When the Clock Strikes Me Nigel Westlake Rebecca Lagos (soloist), Sydney Symphony Won

Instrumental Work of the Year

Title Composer Performer Result
[15][16]
Dawn Day Dusk Caroline Szeto Satsuko Odamura, Denis Cowdy Nominated
Di Primavera Maria Grenfell David Malone Nominated
For Leunig Pieces Maria Grenfell David Malone Nominated
Piano Trio Ross Edwards The Australian Trio Won

Long-Term Contribution to the Advancement of Australian Music

Artist or Organisation Result
[15][16]
Belinda Webster Nominated
Ian Cleworth Won
John Pochée Nominated
Tristram Cary Nominated

Orchestral Work of the Year

Title Composer Performer Result
[15][16]
Flying Banner (After Wang To) Liza Lim Sydney Symphony, Gianluigi Gelmetti (conductor) Won
Percussion Concerto Matthew Hindson The Queensland Orchestra, Evelyn Glennie, Takuo Yuasa (conductor) Nominated
Tivoli Dances Graeme Koehne Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, Arvo Volmer (conductor) Nominated
Welcome to the MCG Christopher Gordon Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Lyn Williams (conductor) Nominated

Outstanding Contribution by an Individual

Individual Work Result
[15][16]
Claire Edwardes (Duo Vertigo) Duyfken Project Won
David Malone Fretsongs CD Project Nominated
Elena Kats-Chernin activities in 2006 Nominated
Liza Lim Sydney Symphony Composer Residency Nominated

Outstanding Contribution by an Organisation

Organisation Work Result
[15][16]
Aurora Festival Committee 2006 Auroroa Festival of New Music Won
The Australian Ballet, Australian Youth Orchestra, Sonic Art Ensemble Body Torque Nominated
Topology Ensemble 2006 Concert Series at the Brisbane Powerhouse Nominated

Outstanding Contribution to Australian Music in Education

Organisation Work Result
[15][16]
Australian Youth Orchestra, The Australian Ballet 2006 National Music Camp Composition Program, Body Torque Won
MLC School, Sonic Arts Ensemble Sounding the Score Student Composition project Nominated
Newington College Gerard Brophy Residency Project Nominated
Sydney Symphony Education Program Sydney Symphony Sinfonietta Composition project Nominated
Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Australian Composers' School Nominated

Outstanding Contribution to Australian Music in a Regional Area

Organisation Work Result
[15][16]
Camden Haven Music Festival Committee 2006 Camden Haven Music Festival Won
Co-Opera Tour of Becky Llewelyn's The Portrait Nominated
Paul Jarman Mountains Touching Sea project (Coffs Harbour, New South Wales) Nominated
TalkOz 2006 National Regional Tour Nominated

Vocal or Choral Work of the Year

Title Composer Performer Result
[15][16]
Daragang Magayon Cantata Bruce Crossman, Merlinda Bobis Lotte Latukefu, Merlinda Bobis, Ian Munro Nominated
May you Dance Sarah Hopkins The People of Childers Won

Screen Music Awards[edit]

Feature Film Score of the Year

Title Composer Result
[17][18]
Irresistible David Hirschfelder Nominated
Miss Potter Nigel Westlake Won
Noise Bryony Marks Nominated
The Book of Revelation Cezary Skubiszewski Nominated

Best Music for an Advertisement

Title Composer Result
[17][18]
NAPCAN – "Children See" Hylton Mowday Won
"Ears vs Eyes" Paul Healy, Antony Partos, Matteo Zingales Nominated
Coca-Cola – "Endless Summer" Haydn Walker Nominated
Tiger – "Paris" Elliott Wheeler Nominated

Best Music for Children's Television

Title Composer Result
[17][18]
Dust Echoes – "Dust Echoes 2" Luke Jurevicius Won
Lockie Leonard - "The Human Torpedo" Daniel Denholm Nominated
Pirate Islands 2: The Lost Treasure of Fiji – "Episode 13" Art Phillips Nominated
Staines Down Drains - "Episode 22: Pipe Dreams" Michael Lira Nominated

Best Music for a Documentary

Title Composer Result
[17][18]
Bomb Harvest Caitlin Yeo Won
Constructing Australia: Pipe Dreams James Lee Nominated
Life Nerida Tyson-Chew Nominated
The Floating Brothel Brett Aplin Nominated

Best Music for a Mini-Series or Telemovie

Title Composer Result
[17][18]
Joanne Lees: Murder in the Outback Guy Gross Nominated
Stepfather of the Bride Nigel Westlake Won
Supernova II Paul Healy, Russell Thornton Nominated
The King - The Graham Kennedy Story Bryony Marks Nominated

Best Music for a Short Film

Title Composer Result
[17][18]
Balloon Hylton Mowday Nominated
Iron Bird Ash Gibson Greig Won
Professor Pebbles Ash Gibson Greig Nominated
Yolk Matthew Fitzgerald, Pete Kelly, Tom Schutzinger Nominated

Best Music for a Television Series or Serial

Series or Serial Episode title Composer Result
[17][18]
All Saints "Episode 393" Matteo Zingales Nominated
Dangerous "Episode 7" Alan John, Steven Francis Nominated
McLeod's Daughters "Episode 177" Alastair Ford Nominated
Two Twisted "Delivery Man" Nerida Tyson-Chew Won

Best Original Song Composed for the Screen

Song title Work Composer Result
[17][18]
"Ballet Theme" Let Me Not Nicholas Buc Nominated
"He Is Not Alone" The Bet John Gray Won
"This is Life" Life Richard Porteous Nominated
"Together Now" Opening Ceremony of the Asian Games Iva Davies Nominated

Best Soundtrack Album

Title Composer Result
[17][18]
Jindabyne Paul Kelly, Dan Luscombe Nominated
Kenny Richard Pleasance Nominated
Miss Potter Nigel Westlake Won
The Book of Revelation Cezary Skubiszewski Nominated

Best Television Theme

Title Composer Result
[17][18]
David Tench Tonight David Chapman Nominated
Staines Down Drains Michael Lira Won
The King - The Graham Kennedy Story Bryony Marks Nominated
Two Twisted Nerida Tyson-Chew Nominated

International Achievement Award

Artist Result
[17][18]
The Wiggles: Murray Cook, Jeff Fatt, Anthony Field, John Field, Greg Page Won

Most Performed Screen Composer - Australia

Composer Result
[17][18]
Chris Harriott Nominated
Jay Stewart Won
Neil Sutherland Nominated
Brenton White Nominated

Most Performed Screen Composer - Overseas

Composer Result
[17][18]
Murray Cook, Jeff Fatt, Anthony Field, John Field, Greg Page (The Wiggles) Won
Garry McDonald, Laurie Stone Nominated
Chris Pettifer Nominated
Neil Sutherland Nominated

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "APRA History". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) | Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society (AMCOS). Archived from the original on 23 March 2010. Retrieved 28 April 2010. 
  2. ^ "Classical Awards". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Archived from the original on 25 May 2010. Retrieved 28 April 2010. 
  3. ^ "Screen Awards". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Archived from the original on 25 May 2010. Retrieved 28 April 2010. 
  4. ^ "Nominations for Song of the Year - 2007". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  5. ^ "Previous Winners Song of the Year". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "2007 Winners - APRA Music Awards". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  7. ^ "Most Performed Australian Work nominations - 2007". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Archived from the original on 19 September 2009. Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  8. ^ "Most Performed Australian Work Overseas nominations - 2007". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 28 April 2010. 
  9. ^ "Most Performed Blues & Roots Work nominations - 2007". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 28 April 2010. 
  10. ^ "Most Performed Country Work nominations - 2007". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 28 April 2010. 
  11. ^ "Most Performed Dance Work nominations - 2007". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 28 April 2010. 
  12. ^ "Most Performed Foreign Work nominations - 2007". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 28 April 2010. 
  13. ^ "Most Performed Jazz Work". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  14. ^ "Urban Work of the Year nomination - 2007". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  15. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "2007 Winners - Classical Music Awards". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  16. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "2007 Finalists - Classical Music Awards". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 1 May 2010. 
  17. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m "2007 Winners - Screen Music Awards". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 2 May 2010. 
  18. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m "2007 Nominations - Screen Music Awards". Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). Retrieved 2 May 2010. 

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