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The Ivors Academy appoints Mark Taylor as Director of Marketing, Communications and Public Affairs

Mark Taylor will join in March at a pivotal time in the Academy's transformation.

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Members of the music creator community recognised in New Year Honours list

A number of songwriters and composers are to be awarded as part of the New Year Honours list 2020, recognising the achievements and service of extraordinary people across the UK.

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The Ivors Composer Awards Winners Announced

Celebrating the art of composition, presenting Ivor Novello Awards to composers in recognition of the best new works across contemporary classical, jazz and sound art.

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ECCO Call for Works – Fractales Ensemble, Brussels 2020

The new call for works for the European Contemporary Composers Orchestra (ECCO) concert in Brussels 2020 is now open.

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Our collaboration with Apple Music

Together with Apple Music, we will bring wider exposure and development opportunities for our members - all with the goal of strengthening our community of music creators

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“Songwriters need a raise!” Nile Rodgers speaks about the sustainability of the songwriting industry

On Thursday 8 August Ivor Novello Award-winning Nile Rodgers and legendary manager Merck Mercuriadis shared insights into the craft and business of songwriting, at an event held by Songwriting Studies at The Ivors Academy.

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Composers pay tribute to Barrington Pheloung

We hear from members of the music creator community on the life and work of the Ivor Novello Award nominated composer, who has passed away at the age of 65.

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Support for those impacted by the PledgeMusic collapse

We’ve united with music trade organisations and charities to support those affected by the closure of PledgeMusic.

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The Ivors Academy welcomes Nicky Morgan as Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

We respond to this week's changes in government, welcoming the new PM and Nicky Morgan as we continue to promote our policy agenda

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