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The Ivors Academy calls on digital platforms and collecting societies to divert £100m+ of black box streaming royalties into a new hardship fund

Graham Davies, CEO of The Ivors Academy, says the music industry must do much more to provide support to the thousands of musicians facing a funding crisis.

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Mitch Murray CBE pays tribute to songwriter Bill Martin MBE

The Ivors Academy was deeply saddened to hear of the death of Academy member, three-time Ivor Novello Award winner and Gold Badge recipient Bill Martin MBE last week.

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Composer Wellbeing Collective: Call for composer mentors & mentees!

We're supporting the newly formed Composer Wellbeing Collective, created to provide advice for composers and their associates.

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The German songwriter streaming revolt: re-slicing the royalty pie

Key takeaways from our recent event, as the Academy's Songwriter Committee Chair Helienne Lindvall explores new ways to redress the streaming value gap.

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The Ivors Academy calls on the BBC to support classical composers by playing more of their work

An open letter from the The Ivors Academy’s Classical Committee to the BBC is calling for the work of living classical composers to be broadcast more.

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The Ivors Academy calls on digital platforms and collecting societies to divert £100m+ of black box streaming royalties into a new hardship fund

Graham Davies, CEO of The Ivors Academy, says the music industry must do much more to provide support to the thousands of musicians facing a funding crisis.

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The Ivors have been moved to 2nd September 2020

The Ivors Academy has decided to move The Ivors with Apple Music awards ceremony to Wednesday 2nd September 2020, from its usual May date.

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The Ivors Academy’s statement on coronavirus from Crispin Hunt

Chair of The Ivors Academy Crispin Hunt responds to COVID-19 outbreak.

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Be Charlotte Interview: “There is a need to encourage more women to write music professionally”

We speak to The Ivors Academy Under 25 member Be Charlotte about curating Scotland's first all-female songwriting camp, taking place in Dundee for International Women’s Day.

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New appointments made at The Ivors Academy to strengthen the voice of jazz composers across the UK

A number of new events, opportunities and appointments have been announced by The Ivors Academy to promote jazz composition nationwide.

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