The 2016 APRA Silver Scroll Awards presented in Auckland have been announced, with AMPAL music publishers representing successful writers/composers.
Wellington singer-songwriter and internationally acclaimed musician Thomas Oliver, published by Mushroom Music, has won the 2016 APRA Silver Scroll Award for his song 'If I Move to Mars'.
Karl Steven, published by Native Tongue, received the APRA Best Original Music in a Series Award for the drama 800 Words.
Also at the awards, Moana Maniapoto was inducted into the New Zealand Music Hall of Fame. As one of the most recognisable and important voices in Aotearoa, Moana Maniapoto was honoured for the significant impact she has had on the New Zealand life and culture through her music.
The full list of winners is available at: http://apraamcos.co.nz/news/2016/september/ss2016winners/
Congratulations to all nominees and winners and successful AMPAL members!