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The most important awards for music creators

For 65 years The Ivors Academy has celebrated
excellence in songwriting and composing. Our awards shine a
light on the creative talent of music creators, raising their profile
and celebrating their craft.

Recognised as a pinnacle of achievement since they were first presented in 1956, an Ivor Novello Award represents peer recognition with categories judged by those within the UK music creator community. The Ivors Academy presents Ivor Novello Awards twice a year to honour and celebrate exceptional songwriting and composing.

The Ivors celebrates songwriting and screen composition. The Ivors Composer Awards celebrates classical, jazz, and sound arts.

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The Ivors 2021

Awards Ceremony will take place on 21 September 2021

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The Ivors Composer Awards 2020

Winners Announced on 1 December 2020

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