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Six emerging creators begin In The Room leadership development programme 

New programme aims to positively change the music industry for other young creators 

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Behind the sonic landscape of Wired, a production that traces the line between ‘us’ and ‘them’ through aerial dance

For Deaf Awareness Week, composer Ailís Ní Ríain explains her involvement in this project.

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Remembering Sir Harrison Birtwistle 1934 – 2022

Composer Lynne Plowman and Janis Susskind, MD of Boosey & Hawkes, pay tribute to one of Europe's leading figures in contemporary music.

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A tribute to Mira Calix

Stephen McNeff and Gary Carpenter, former Directors of The Ivors Academy, share personal memories of working with the pioneering composer.

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Member Spotlight: Alfie Neale

For our March Member Spotlight, meet Alfie Neale. A 23-year-old singer, songwriter and producer, originally from Dorset and now based in Brighton, England. Alfie is also a participant in the Inside Track Development Programme. Join us as we discuss Alfie's influences and experiences as well as how he writes his songs and how he's found being a part of Inside Track has affected his career.

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Remembering Gary Brooker MBE 1945 – 2022

Procol Harum organist and friend Josh Phillips reflects on the life and legacy of Gary Brooker.

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Members Spotlight – LGBTQI+ Working Group

In recognition of LGBTQI+ History Month we spotlight a few members of our LGBTQI+ Working Group and learn about their tips and experiences in songwriting and composition.

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Looking back at 2021

Graham Davies, Chief Executive of The Ivors Academy and Trust, reflects on progress to champion, support and represent the UK’s songwriters and composers.

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Member Spotlight: Hope Winter

For our December Member Spotlight, meet Hope Winter. A 22-year-old Singer Songwriter from South London. A champion for getting young people into music. A voice you’ll never forget. Her latest single 'The One' is a step away from her past of traditional ballad-maker, and into a new sonic soundscape which highlights her growth as a songwriter and musician.

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