The Society of Composers and Lyricists is pleased to announce that the following panelists, among others, are scheduled to attend our upcoming State of the Art Conference held June 1st at The Directors Guild at 7920 Sunset Blvd. from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM followed by a classic film screening and inductions into the SCL Hall of Fame:


  • Jerry Goldsmith (The Sum of All Fears, Star Trek: Nemesis, Basic Instinct, Chinatown, Patton, Planet of the Apes)
  • Mark Isham (A River Runs Through It, Moonlight Mile, The Majestic, Life as a House, Blade, Quiz Show, The Moderns, Never Cry Wolf)
  • Alan Menken (Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Beauty and The Beast, Pocahontas, Little Shop of Horrors)
  • Richard Sherman (Winnie The Pooh, Jungle Book, Mary Poppins, Its a Small World, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
  • BT (Driven, The Fast and the Furious, Lara Croft:Tomb Raider, Go)

Feature Film Directors

  • Frank Darabont (The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile, The Majestic)
  • Phil Alden Robinson (The Sum of All Fears, Sneakers, Field of Dreams)


  • Ralph E. Winters, A.C.E. (The Thomas Crown Affair, Victor Victoria, The Pink Panther, Ben-Hur, High Society, Jailhouse Rock)
  • Alan Heim, A.C.E. (All That Jazz, Hair, Network, American History X)
  • Don Cambern, A.C.E. (The Bodyguard, Romancing the Stone, The Last Picture Show, Easy Rider)

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