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Members of The Ivors Academy now receive free and discounted entry for The Ivors Classical Awards

In a change to the terms of entry, members of The Ivors Academy can now submit work for The Ivors Classical Awards without an administrative fee.  

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1 to 1 Funding Application Advice

Bespoke advice from leading industry professionals - Create a funding application to give you the best chance of success!

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Remembering Christopher Gunning

It is with enormous sadness that we mark the passing of Christopher Gunning, one of Britain’s most accomplished composers of music both for the screen and the concert hall.

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LGBT+ History Month Heroes

To celebrate LGBT+ History Month our LGBTQI+ Council have taken the opportunity to spotlight their heroes in music.

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The first Ivors Composer Week announced to celebrate composing across classical, jazz and sound arts

Ivors Composer Week is one way in which the Academy is championing composers by celebrating their craft, providing opportunities to connect and exploring topics impacting composers.

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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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