NARIP Music Supervisor Session -w- Alexandra Nickson in LA

NARIP Music Supervisor Session -w- Alexandra Nickson in LA


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


This audio program is a recording of NARIP’s Music Supervisor Session with ABC Family / Disney’s Alexandra Nickson. Nickson commissions, licenses and places music for Disney / ABC Family television programs.

Placement is the new radio. Get an insider’s peak at how a music supervisor does her job and evaluates music.

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 film & TV, as well as in movie promotion campaigns.

PROGRAM DATE: March 5, 2013
PROGRAM TIME: 2 hours, 13 minutes, 26 seconds (2:13:26)


Call 818-769-7007 or contact NARIP



Alexandra Nickson, Music Supervisor, ABC Family / Disney

Alexandra currently oversees all of the music for ABC Family and is head of A&R and development for ABC Family’s music side project Persimmon Grove Music. She currently manages the overall music on 9+ original series, as well as music supervises the network’s promos and original movies. In 2012, Alexandra was chosen as one of the ten recipients of the Game Changer award for the ABC / Disney Television Group. Recent projects include SWITCHED AT BIRTH, BUNHEADS, MELISSA AND JOEY, BABY DADDY, TWISTED, THE FOSTERS, 25 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS (featuring The Band Perry) and THE MISTLE-TONES: THE MUSICAL. Alexandra started her career in feature films working in music production at MGM Pictures, where she participated on such films as BE COOL, BEAUTY SHOP, and THE PINK PANTHER. After leaving MGM, Alexandra went on to become a music coordinator at Format and coordinated source music and soundtracks for various films including THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, ATL, EPIC MOVIE, and AUGUST RUSH. After her departure from independent supervision, Alexandra jumped over to DreamWorks Pictures where she helped create the music team that oversaw all of the live action films. Alexandra worked all aspects of music on films such as TROPIC THUNDER, REVOLUTIONARY ROAD, THE KITE RUNNER, TRANSFORMERS, and THE SOLOIST. Alexandra holds a BS in Music Industry from the Thornton School of Music at the University of Southern California.


Program music courtesy of Sparks & Silhouettes


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