AUDIOBRAIN HEADS TO 9TH OLYMPICS COLLABORATION WITH NBC FOR THE PYEONGCHANG GAMES!

February 8, 2018

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NBC OLYMPICS’ SELECTS AUDIOBRAIN MUSIC RESOURCES FOR ITS PRODUCTION OF  2018 OLYMPIC GAMES IN PYEONGCHANG

Audiobrain to Provide NBC Olympics Music Support Services During Its Coverage of 2018 PyeongChang Olympics

STAMFORD, CONN. – February 14, 2018 – NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected Audiobrain to provide music support services for its production of the Games of the   XXIII Olympic Winter Games, which take place in PyeongChang, South Korea, from  February 8 – February 25. The announcement was made today by Mark Levy, Senior Vice President, Original Productions and Creative, NBC Sports Group, and Audrey Arbeeny, Founder and Executive Producer, Audiobrain. This will be the ninth Games that NBC has collaborated with Audiobrain.  

Audiobrain’s system support role includes music search assistance, editing, as well as creative and technical support to NBC producers before, during, and after the Games.

“We use a multitude of music during the Games for our feature production, and we are always looking for variety of well composed pieces,” said Levy. “Audiobrain’s expertise in this area, combined with our exceptional internal NBC Music Services Group, helps us to provide our producers with the quantity and quality of musical choices that will allow us to deliver on all our initiatives during this intense production timeframe.”

 “Since we have worked with NBC Olympics for many years, we have been able to evolve for the changing needs over time, as new media and extensive live broadcasting becomes increasingly more significant,” said Arbeeny. “We understand the producers and their needs very well. Since we specialize in sonic branding, we recognize the importance of ensuring that every sound enriches NBC’s coverage and audience experience. Along with NBC’s music team, we will have access to nearly 1.5 million music tracks from every genre, mood and culture. Events and stories will unfold quickly and in real time, and it is our job to be as prepared and responsive as possible for all of them”.

About NBC Olympics:

A division of the NBC Sports Group, NBC Olympics is responsible for producing, programming and promoting NBCUniversal's Olympic coverage. It is renowned for its unsurpassed Olympic heritage, award-winning production, and ability to aggregate the largest audiences in U.S. television history.

For more information on NBC Olympics’ coverage of the PyeongChang Games, please visit: http://www.nbcolympics.com

About Audiobrain:  

Emmyaward winning New York-based Audiobrain is recognized throughout the world as a leader in sonic branding and interactive audio. With expertise in original musical composition, technical consulting, interactive design, system development, branding, audio strategy, licensing and music supervision, Audiobrain specializes in multi-dimensional audio initiatives.

GRAMMY AWARDS RETURN TO NEW YORK AFTER 17 YEARS!

January 28, 2018

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New York City was the place to be on January 28th as the Recording Academy held this year’s awards at Madison Square Garden, marking the return to New York after 17 years. The show was fantastic and the after-party even better! Congrats to all of our friends and colleagues who were nominated!

https://www.grammy.com/recording-academy 

AUDREY ARBEENY ADDRESSES SVA STUDENTS ON SONIC BRANDING!

December 7, 2017

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For the sixth year, Audrey Arbeeny spent the evening with the Masters in Branding Program at NY’s School of Visual Arts. In this seminar, students learned first-hand what is behind the science, art and strategy of a sonic branding initiative and its impact on brands. 

Thanks to Scott Lerman , and to Debbie Millman! 

http://branding.sva.edu/ 

EMMYS NEW YORK CHAPTER INDUCTS 2017 GOLD & SILVER CIRCLE!

December 4, 2017

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The New York Chapter’s Luncheon at the Lamb’s Club honored 11 movers and shakers in television with 25 and 50 years in the industry. Audiobrain’s Audrey Arbeeny, a member of the Board of Governors New York Chapter, presented the Gold & Silver distinction to Mr. John J. Filippellii, President, Production & Programming Executive Producer of the YES Network. 

Lawyer/Author/Journalist Megyn Kelly presented the honor to Actress Susan Lucci, and news anchor and multiple Emmy winner Connie Chung inducted her husband, the multi-talented Maury Povich. Photos and a wonderful article followed in the Huffington Post. Congratulations to all the Inductees! 

https://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_5a251592e4b0545e64bf94d1

BRAND MANAGECAMP 2017 A HUGE SUCCESS!

September 27, 2017

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We had a great time in Las Vegas at this years' Brand ManageCamp conference! In our 11th year as Sponsors, we upgraded the sonic branding, enjoyed live musical performances, and met so many fantastic people interested in the art of sonic branding!  Thanks to Len, Katy, and Jen for running such an amazing event and for being such wonderful collaborative partners every year! Look for some very big announcements in 2018!

http://brandmanagecamp.com/ 

AUDIOBRAIN KICKS OFF NEW SEASON WITH NY GIANTS BROADCAST MUSIC!

August 26, 2017

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As we kick off another NFL season, be on the listen for the New York Giants Official Anthem, composed by Audiobrain. Our 120-piece broadcast package can be heard on every Giants broadcast vehicle and is available on iTunes and Amazon!

http://www.giants.com/

AUDIOBRAIN IN EUROPE FOR HOLLAND AMERICA LINE EXPERIENCE DESIGN

July 1, 2017

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From the Land of the Midnight Sun to Croatia, we have been around the world with our fantastic colleagues. This is the 8th year of musical collaborations with Holland America Line, ranging from original composition, interactive, special events, music supervision and music system design. Our recent work was started in Oslo Norway, where we enjoyed sipping cocktails at midnight to a beautiful sunset!

https://www.hollandamerica.com

AUDIOBRAIN'S AUDREY ARBEENY RE-ELECTED TO BOARD OF GOVERNORS, NEW YORK CHAPTER!

AUDIOBRAIN'S AUDREY ARBEENY RE-ELECTED TO BOARD OF GOVERNORS, NEW YORK CHAPTER!

June 30, 2017                         

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 Audiobrain’s Founder/Executive Producer Audrey Arbeeny has been re-elected to the Board Of Governors of the New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Audrey represents the discipline of Music on the Board. Please contact Audrey and please join the New York Television Community at one of the many events held year-round! 

https://www.nyemmys.org/ 

New York Emmys a Huge Success! WCBS Honored with Governors Award!

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May 17, 2017

The 2017 New York Emmy® Awards were held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis. The black-tie gala began with an exciting reception where nominees enjoyed cocktails and conversation. The sold out crowd of over 800 television and media professionals from news, entertainment, sports, advertising agencies-the best and brightest in the business were all on hand to salute the outstanding accomplishments of their peers. The New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences celebrated its 60th Anniversary by conferring the industry's classic and most coveted peer-recognition symbol of distinction, the Emmy®.

The 2017 Governors’ Award was presented to WCBS-TV on the occasion of its 75th Anniversary. The New York Chapter recognized it as a pioneer in New York Television. A film to honor WCBS feature original composition by Audiobrain. 

Audiobrain’s Founder and Executive Producer Audrey Arbeeny a member of the Board Of Governors of the New York chapter. Congrats to all on a hugely successful evening!

Audiobrain Completes Latest Collaborations with Logitech!

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May 15, 2017

Audiobrain is pleased to announce that we have concluded our eighth collaboration with Logitech! We will provide further details when these initiatives are released to the public.
About Logitech:

http://www.logitech.com/en-us/home

Audiobrain Signs with USL for Music Supervision for Entire 2017 Season!

April 3, 2017

Audiobrain will be Music Supervisors for the USL 2017 Season. In addition to Music Supervision, we will also provide original music, The Audiobrain Original Music Library content for the producers to use as well as a music server for easy previews and automated cue sheet reporting. 

The USL is the world’s largest Division II professional soccer league, with 30 markets in 20 U.S. states and two Canadian provinces for the 2017 season. In total, the USL reaches a population of 75 million people, fueling the growth of professional soccer across North America.

For more about the USL visit: http://www.uslsoccer.com/ 

Mission US Nominated for Daytime Emmy!

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3/22/17

We are so proud that Mission US has just been nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Mission US 5: Up from the Dust in the Category of Outstanding Interactive – Original Daytime Content. Audiobrain has been involved in all 5 “ Missions”, including original composition, voice casting, sound design and sound effects. 

Congrats to our colleagues at WNET and Electric Funstuff and thanks for the continued collaborations over many years! This wonderful, free, educational series can be found at:

http://www.mission-us.org/

 

Olympic Swim Team Documentary 'The Last Gold' to Screen Stony Brook University Friday, January 27

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 Olympic Swim Team Documentary 'The Last Gold' to Screen Stony Brook University Friday, January 27

Considered one of the greatest untold stories in Olympic swimming history, The Last Gold screens at Staller Center for the Arts at Stony Brook University on Friday, January 27. Director Brian Brown, Music Supervisor Audrey Arbeeny and others will be on hand for Q&A. This films features an original score composed by the Audiobrain Team!

For more information:

http://www.longisland.com/news/01-05-17/sbu-staller-center-olympic-swim-the-last-gold-screening.html

 

NY Emmy Chapter Holds The Gold & Silver Circle Induction Ceremony!

On December 1st, NY National Academy of Television Arts and Science (NATAS) honored luminaries who have devoted at least 50 or 25 years of their careers to the television industry. This was a most memorable day for all, and was a moving and unforgettable Gold and Silver Circle Induction ceremony held at the Time Warner Center.


Audiobrain’s Audrey Arbeeny is on the Board of Governors of NATAS representing the discipline of Music, and we are all very proud to serve this great organization!

https://www.nyemmys.org

 

AUDREY ARBEENY ADDRESSES SVA STUDENTS ON SONIC BRANDING!

 11/23/16-

For the fifth year, Audrey Arbeeny spent the evening with the Masters in Branding Program at NY’s School of Visual Arts. In this seminar, students learned first-hand what is behind the science, art and strategy of a sonic branding initiative and its impact on brands.

Thanks to Scott Lerman , and to Debbie Millman!

http://branding.sva.edu/

THE LAST GOLD WINS AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD AT FRIDAY HARBOR FILM FESTIVAL!

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The Last Gold won an audience choice award tonight from the Friday Harbor Film Festival.

The Friday Harbor FF specializes in documentaries that meet its mission statement -- to entertain, inspire and enlighten. The Last Gold played among other terrific labors of love, and was warmly received at two packed screenings.

MISSION US5: UP FROM THE DUST HAS LAUNCHED TO RAVE REVIEWS!

10/17/16 -

Audiobrain has completed our voicecasting, recording music and sound design for the fifth installment in this wonderful, free, educational game.

Interactive Game development firm Electric Funstuff and New York public media partner THIRTEEN have launched “Up from the Dust,” the fifth interactive experience in the award-winning Mission US series of free, digital role-playing games created to engage middle and high school students in U.S. history.

In “Up from the Dust,” players step into the shoes of Ginny and Frank Dunn, 14-year-old twins on a family-owned wheat farm in Texas in the 1930s.

Alternating between Ginny and Frank's viewpoints, players encounter a variety of perspectives on the Depression and the challenges faced by ordinary citizens. The game is available for free at mission-us.org and will be available for purchase as a mobile tablet app.

Thanks to David and all at EFS, Jill, Michelle and all at WNET and our Amarillo collaboratorswho helped make this experience authentic, informative and fun!

 

BRAND MANAGECAMP 2016 A HUGE SUCCESS!

09/19/16 - 

We had a great time in Las Vegasat this years conference! In our 11th year as Sponsors, we upgraded the sonic branding, had live musical performances, and met so many fantastic people interested in sonic branding!  Thanks to Len, Katy and Jen for running such an amazing event, and for being such wonderful collaborative partners every year!

AUDIOBRAIN MOVES TO NEW STUDIOS IN CHELSEA!

9/1/16 - After 13 years, we bid farewell to our home on West 22nd Street in NYC. We haven’t gone far and are now at:

 

121 West 27th Street

Suite 305

New York, NY 10001 

 

Our new space will provide us with more rooms and many upgrades - We hope you visit us when in town (after we unpack!)

AUDIOBRAIN RETURNS FROM A SUCCESSFUL RIO OLYMPICS!

We have returned from our role as Music Supervisors for the Rio Broadcast (for

the 8th time!) with NBC Olympics. What an amazing broadcast experience! We 

thank our fantastic colleagues at NBC for entrusting us with the Olympic music 

endeavors for so many years, and taking us on this incredible ride with them 

again!