Two time Grammy and five time Emmy nominated Emmy Winner Music Supervisor, Nora Felder’s tenure in music began booking artist and music events at a New York City lower eastside venue. Shortly there after Nora began working with legendary music producer, Phil Ramone, spearheading recording projects as Vice President of Phil Ramone Inc. with artist greats, such as Paul Simon, Sinead O'Connor, Malcolm McLaren, Cyndi Lauper, and Iggy Pop.
Fast-forward to Los Angeles, Nora entered the world of music supervision working on movies for companies ranging from Disney Pictures to Focus Features. Nora’s transition into the world of television landed in a big way procuring the soundtrack for Showtime’s critically acclaimed series Californication. Her eclectic musical stamp in television continued with groundbreaking projects such as Stranger Things, What We Do In The Shadows, Better Things, Ray Donovan, and Yellowjackets.
Often touted in the press, Nora’s work on the groundbreaking series Stranger Things rose to new heights in 2023 with her ingenious placement in the series of the Kate Bush song “Running Up that Hill”. Shortly after the show’s airing featuring the song, “Running Up That Hill” catapulted up to #1 charts worldwide, 36 years after its initial release also deeming it “the 2023 song of the summer”.
Along side her many Emmy and Grammy nods, Nora has also garnered nominations and wins from prestigious organizations such as Hollywood Music in Media Awards, The Guild of Music Supervisors Awards, ‘Women in Sync Awards’ and the “UK Music Week Synch Awards.”
Considered one of the top music supervisors in her field, Nora continues to do keynotes at various music festivals and events around the world including Barbados, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Japan, and Taiwan.
At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch. - Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures