Members-Only Stream: NARIP Ad Music Supervisor Session -w- Sophie Urquhart (Adidas, McDonalds, BMW)

Members-Only Stream: NARIP Ad Music Supervisor Session -w- Sophie Urquhart (Adidas, McDonalds, BMW)


This audio program is a recording of NARIP’s Advertising Music Supervisor Session with Top Music Supervisor Sophie Urquhart.

You will hear Sophie’s reactions and live feedback to cues and song snippets. This is invaluable to understand her needs, interests and preferences, and you will hear exactly what she is looking for now and for ongoing projects, and the types of music she most frequently needs and licenses. You will also hear her submission preferences, what works and what doesn’t, and why.

  • Artist Managers, Producers & Artist Reps
  • A&R, Artist Development and Marketing Executives
  • Record & Music Publishing Executives
  • Producers and Music Library Personnel
  • Music & Entertainment Attorneys
  • Anyone seeking music placement opportunities in advertisement.

PROGRAM DATE:  March 23, 2016
PROGRAM TIME: 2 hours, 52 minutes, 53 seconds (2:52:53)
QUESTIONS? Call 818-769-7007 or contact NARIP



Sophie set up Tin Drum Music in October 2011 following 8 years experience in music supervision. Starting out as Creative Director of Huge Music, WCRS advertising agency’s in house music consultancy, Sophie supervised a number of award-winning advertising campaigns, feature films and television series. Sophie then joined Chrysalis Music as Creative Director of synchronisation and subsequently joined Spirit Music Group as Senior Director of Creative Services. These roles included creative searches, fee and deal term negotiation, issuing contracts and A&R scouting for the UK market.

Recent campaigns on which Sophie has worked include King app launches through WCRS including Candy Rush Jelly Saga (‘Bootylicious’ Destiny’s Child), Candy Crush Soda Saga (‘You Spin Me Round’ Dead or Alive), Candy Crush Saga (‘I Want Candy’ Bow Wow Wow), Farm Heroes Saga (‘Act like You Know’ Fat Larry’s Band) and others. Other campaigns include Yeo Valley which got over a million hits within 24 hours of launch and won the prestigious Grand Prix at the 2011 Marketing Society Awards for Excellence. Also, Sky Movies ‘Billboards’ (WCRS) which won a British Arrows award.


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