HBO dominated in the Sound categories at this year’s Creative Arts Emmy Awards.

Los Angeles, CA (September 16, 2019)—The Television Academy kicked off the 71st Emmy Awards with its Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremonies, celebrating technical and acting categories, at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday and Sunday.

The weekend’s big winner was HBO’s Game of Thrones, which won 10 Emmys overall, including sound editing and sound mixing awards. Chernobyl, also from HBO, took home seven Emmys, including for sound editing and sound mixing. In the end, HBO garnered six of the nine sound awards, with Nat Geo’s Free Solo picking up two and CBS’ Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul also winning.

71st Emmy Award Nominations for Sound Announced

The winners in the sound categories were as follows:

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special

Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul (CBS)

Josh Morton, Re-Recording Mixer

Paul Sandweiss, Music Mixer

Kristian Pedregon, Music Mixer

Christian Schrader, Supplemental Audio

Michael Parker, Monitor Mixer

Patrick Baltzell, House PA Mixer

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction Program (Single or Multi-Camera)

Free Solo (National Geographic)

Tom Fleischman, CAS, Re-Recording Mixer

Ric Schnupp, Re-Recording Mixer

Tyson Lozensky, Scoring Mixer

Jim Hurst, Production Mixer

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction Program (Single or Multi-Camera)

Free Solo (National Geographic)

Deborah Wallach, Sound Supervisor

Filipe Messeder, Sound Effects Editor

Jim Schultz, Music Editor

Roland Vajs, Foley Editor

Nuno Bento, Foley Artist

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation

Barry • “ronny/lily” (HBO)

Elmo Ponsdomenech, CAS, Re-Recording Mixer

Jason "Frenchie" Gaya, Re-Recording Mixer

Aaron Hasson, ADR Mixer

Benjamin Patrick, CAS, Production Mixer

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Limited Series or Movie

Chernobyl • “1:23:45” (HBO)

Stuart Hilliker, Re-Recording Mixer

Vincent Piponnier, Production Mixer

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)

Game of Thrones • “The Long Night” (HBO)

Tim Kimmel, MPSE, Sound Supervisor

Tim Hands, Supervising ADR Editor

Paula Fairfield, Sound Designer

Bradley C. Katona, MPSE, Sound Effects Editor

Paul Bercovitch, Supervising Dialogue Editor

John Matter, Dialogue Editor

David Klotz, Music Editor

Brett Voss, Foley Editor

Jeffrey Wilhoit, Foley Artist

Dylan Tuomy-Wilhoit, Foley Artist

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation

Barry • “ronny/lily” (HBO)

Matthew E. Taylor, Co-Supervising Sound Editor

Sean Heissinger, Co-Supervising Sound Editor

Rickley W. Dumm, MPSE, Sound Effects Editor

Mark Allen, Sound Effects Editor

John Creed, Dialogue Editor

Harrison Meyle, Dialogue Editor

Michael Brake, MPSE, Music Editor

Clayton Weber, Foley Editor

Alyson Dee Moore, Foley Artist

Chris Moriana, Foley Artist

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)

Game of Thrones • “The Long Night” (HBO)

Onnalee Blank, Re-Recording Mixer

Mathew Waters, CAS, Re-Recording Mixer

Simon Kerr, Production Mixer

Danny Crowley, Production Mixer

Ronan Hill, CAS, Production Mixer

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Outstanding Sound Editing for a Limited Series, Movie or Special

Chernobyl • “1:23:45” (HBO)

Stefan Henrix, Supervising Sound Editor

Joe Beal, Sound Designer

Michael Maroussas, Dialogue Editor

Harry Barnes, ADR Supervisor

Andy Wade, Music Editor

Philip Clements, Foley Editor

Anna Wright, Foley Artist

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