FOX SPORTS COMMISSIONS ATLANTA’S PLACEMENT MUSIC FOR “DECLARATION ANTHEM” FOR SUPER BOWL SUNDAY
Commissioned music to accompany FOX Sports moving tribute to America
JANUARY 27, 2011 (ATLANTA) -- Placement Music, an Atlanta-based company specializing in custom music and score for a wide range of media, was chosen by FOX Sports to create an original score for its all-new presentation of the ‘Declaration of Independence’ in what has become a FOX SUPER BOWL SUNDAY tradition. “Declaration Anthem” (6 min. 30 sec.) was composed by Placement Music’s Steve Dancz, who has composed numerous scores for TV and film and is director of Jazz Studies at Univ of Georgia.
“On February 6, FOX Sports will have the attention of an estimated 100 million Americans. There is no better opportunity to celebrate America, and our unique depiction of the ‘Declaration of Independence’ has become the cornerstone of our Super Bowl coverage,” said Jennifer Pransky, feature producer, FOX Sports. “We knew the images would have to do justice to the words, and that choosing the right music was going to be crucial. The credentials of the award-winning Placement Music team are remarkable and their original score ‘Declaration Anthem’ is inspired because of the dedication and talent of their people.”
"Placement Music is so proud to have been asked to create music for this very important segment. We are thrilled to be working with Jennifer Pransky and the FOX Sports team and honored to create music that underscores the power and importance of the ‘Declaration of Independence,’" said Elizabeth Elkins, Placement Music. "One of Placement Music's primary services is creating original music on-demand for television, film and other media, and we call on our GRAMMY®-winning creative team to do so. Steve Dancz and his powerful, emotional work 'Declaration Anthem' demonstrate the abilities of our team to create high quality, custom music for our clients."
Placement Music maintains an extensive catalog of music created by established and emerging rock, pop and country artists, in addition to having its GRAMMY® Award-winning team of music makers. The company is led by Founder Tammy Hurt, award-winning entrepreneur and current President of the Atlanta Chapter of The Recording Academy® (GRAMMY® Awards) and Co-President of Georgia Music Partners, and Managing Partner Elizabeth Elkins, award-winning songwriter and board member of the Atlanta Chapter and Georgia Music Partners, as well.
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