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We’ve revealed the first ever Rising Star nominees, a brand new award category for The Ivors 2020.
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Together with the Musicians’ Union we have launched a new campaign to create a music industry that works for music creators. It’s time to #FixStreaming and #KeepMusicAlive.
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The Ivors Composer Awards take place on 1 December to recognise creative excellence in classical, jazz, and sound arts. Entries are open now until 16 July 2020.
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Be part of our community of talented songwriters and composers as you develop your craft
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Join us and together we can campaign for the rights of music creators
The Ivors Academy of Music Creators is the home of all songwriters and composers. For over 70 years we’ve represented music creators in the UK, and have bestowed the biggest honours in the industry to giants of modern composition and songwriting.
We campaign nationally and internationally to ensure that the rights of our members are protected, especially as our industry continues to rapidly change.
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Our membership is exclusively for music creators. If you create music, in any genre, find out more about our two membership types.
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WHO WE ARE
We are the UK’s professional association for music creators. We represent and champion a diverse, talented community of songwriters and composers.
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Winners will be announced on 2 September 2020
The Ivors celebrate excellence in songwriting and screen composition across works released in the UK during the award year and also recognise the wider contribution of outstanding music creators.
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Previously known as the British Composer Awards, The Ivors Composer Awards celebrate excellence in composing across contemporary classical, jazz and sonic art.
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