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The impact of Covid on composers

The Ivors Academy and Sound and Music's joint survey of composers shows the fragility of many careers and the need for more help accessing funding and support.

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LGBT+ History Month at The Ivors Academy

The Ivors Academy celebrates LGBT+ History Month with the launch of the LGBTQI+ Working Group Network.

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Members of the Academy pay tribute to Gerry Marsden MBE

We hear from the music creator community on the life, work and influence of Gerry Marsden MBE.

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New Year message from The Ivors Academy CEO, Graham Davies

Read our New Year message from The Ivors Academy CEO and find out how we're supporting our creator community.

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A tribute to Geoff Stephens 1934 – 2020

Academy member Mitch Murray CBE reflects on the life and work of the prolific songwriter.

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UK Disability History Month – A life working in Music as a creator

The final blog for the Ivors Academy’s celebration of UK Disability History Month is written by Composer Lloyd Coleman.

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Looking back at 2020

Our Annual Review takes a look back at past twelve months, the successes, challenges and what lies ahead for The Ivors Academy, and our community of songwriters and composers.

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UK Disability History Month – A life working in Music as a Creator

The Ivors Academy celebrates UK Disability History Month with new member Xia Leon Sloane.

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Charlene Brown appointed as Chair of The Ivors Academy’s new Ethics Committee

The Ivors Academy has announced that Charlene Brown, Founder and Director of people intelligence company Howlett Brown, will Chair its new Ethics Committee.

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