fbpx
Skip to Content

News

Here you’ll find latest news about the Academy. Filter and search with the tools below.

Filter & search
image description

Tom Gray is the new Chair of The Ivors Academy

Tom Gray, composer, musician and campaigner has been elected as the new Chair of The Ivors Academy by the Board.

image description

“Bed hogging is not my style,” Crispin Hunt to step down as Chair of The Ivors Academy

Crispin Hunt, songwriter, producer and musician, is stepping down as Chair of The Ivors Academy Board to make way for a successor.

image description

Entries open for The Ivors with Apple Music 2022

Entries have opened for The Ivors with Apple Music, which honours British and Irish songwriters and screen composers.

image description

40 renowned songwriters and composers elected to members Senate at The Ivors Academy

Following a member vote, 40 music creators will join the Senate to represent members’ views at The Ivors Academy. They work across a range of genres including classical, grime, jazz, games, film and TV, theatre and musicals, pop, rock, sound art and electronic music.

image description

We reveal the best new works in classical, jazz and sound art as nominations for The Ivors Composer Awards 2021 are announced

The nominations for The Ivors Composer Awards 2021 have been announced, which celebrate the best new works by composers writing for classical, jazz and sound art.

image description

Member Spotlight: Rachel Chinouriri

For our second October (Black History Month) edition of the member spotlight, we speak to Rachel Chinouriri - The two time Ivor nominee, singer-songwriter who hails from Croydon and is of Zimbabwean heritage about herself, experiences and how her heritage influences her work.

image description

Member Spotlight: Melissa James

For our first October (Black History Month) edition of the member spotlight, we speak to Melissa James – an Artist, Singer, Songwriter, Writer, Creator and Standard Member about herself, experiences and how her heritage influences her work. We'll also be speaking about her initiative, Stronger on Sundays (SoS) - a Conversations with Compassion on Racial and Social Justice in a music-filled space.

image description

Member Spotlight: Mentoring Class of 2021

This month’s Member Spotlight features some of the 2020/21 mentee alumni to inspire future mentees to join Co-Pilot: the Musicians’ Mentoring Network.

Viewing 10 - 18 of 111
Back to top