Mark Isham was presented the prestigious Henry Mancini Award at ASCAP's 21st annual Film and Television Music Awards gala held Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Cal

Mark Isham was presented the prestigious Henry Mancini Award at ASCAP's 21st annual Film and Television Music Awards gala held Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.

Isham was honored for his work on such films as Academy Award-winner "Crash," "Eight Below," "Running Scared," "The Cooler," "A River Runs Through It" and "Blade." Past recipients of the Henry Mancini Award include John Debney, Quincy Jones, Michel Legrand, Randy Newman, James Newton Howard, Johnny Mandel, Alan Silvestri, Howard Shore, and Hans Zimmer.

The event, which honored the composers of the biggest box office film music and the most performed television music of 2005, also presented the ASCAP Foundation's Life in Music Award to Laurence Rosenthal in recognition of his body of work, which includes six decades of composing scores for such films as "A Raisin in the Sun," "The Miracle Worker," "Becket," "The Island of Dr. Moreau," and "The Return of a Man Called Horse."

Over 750 members of the music industry attended the event, which was hosted by Academy-Award winning lyricist and ASCAP president/chairman of ASCAP, Marilyn Bergman.

For a full list of winners, go to www.ascap.com.

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