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Our new award, the Rising Star Award with Apple Music, will celebrate the next generation of songwriting and composing heroes. Could it be you?
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Celebrating the art of composition on 4 December at London’s British Museum
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Together with Apple Music, we will bring wider exposure and development opportunities for our members - all with the goal of strengthening our community of music creators
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21 May 2020
The Ivors 2020 will be presented with Apple Music.
PRS for Music have renewed their commitment to The Ivors by title sponsoring two awards. Read more
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Be part of our community of talented songwriters and composers as you develop your craft
The Ivors Academy of Music Creators is the home of songwriters and composers of all genres. 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
Our name may be new, but we've been around for decades. Discover more about our history, and our future.
2020 event info announced
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.
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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