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Entries open for the Rising Star with Apple Music to recongise under-25 songwriters

Entries have opened for Rising Star Award with Apple Music, which honours young British and Irish songwriters with exceptional potential and ambition.

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The Ivors Academy and the MU welcome evidence given by Amazon Music, Apple Music and Spotify to streaming inquiry

The Ivors Academy and MU were pleased to hear three of the music streaming giants commit to a dialogue with artists and their representatives about how revenue is shared out in the current streaming system, shed light on major label dominance and confirm that streaming is not a sales model.

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The Ivors Academy achieves gender balance on its Boards

For the first time in its history, The Ivors Academy has equal gender representation on both its Academy and Trust Board.

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New opportunity: Fundraising Manager on a short-term assignment

We're looking for a Fundraising Manager to work with us on a 4-6 month contract.

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The Ivors Academy and the MU welcome evidence given by Amazon Music, Apple Music and Spotify to streaming inquiry

The Ivors Academy and MU were pleased to hear three of the music streaming giants commit to a dialogue with artists and their representatives about how revenue is shared out in the current streaming system, shed light on major label dominance and confirm that streaming is not a sales model.

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We’re Hiring: Awards Administrator

We’re hiring for a full time Awards Administrator on a fixed term 12-month maternity cover contract starting from 12th April 2021. 

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The Ivors Academy achieves gender balance on its Boards

For the first time in its history, The Ivors Academy has equal gender representation on both its Academy and Trust Board.

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The Ivors Academy and MU highlight importance of shielding for musicians, songwriters and composers

Joint research by the Academy and MU has revealed that 70% of musicians, songwriters and composers who are shielding do not feel they can return to work until they are vaccinated.

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Entries open for the Rising Star with Apple Music to recongise under-25 songwriters

Entries have opened for Rising Star Award with Apple Music, which honours young British and Irish songwriters with exceptional potential and ambition.

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The Ivors Academy and MU optimistic about a fairer deal for songwriters and musicians following the latest streaming hearing

Speaking to the Digital Culture Media and Sport Select Committee, Academy CEO Graham Davies and MU General Secretary Horace Trubridge presented the issues facing writers and musicians following the growth of streaming.

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The Ivors Academy Trust re-launches to increase support for songwriters and composers

The Academy has re-launched its charity, The Ivors Academy Trust, with a heavy-weight line-up of new Trustees.

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PRS for Music has launched a new Online Live Concert licence for small-scale livestreamed gigs

PRS members performing their own works in a small online ticketed concert can obtain a free licence.

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