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Survey of The Ivors Academy members shows financial losses from Covid-19 for each music creator equivalent to 62 million Spotify streams

Results from our recent survey highlight the financial impact of Covid-19 on the music creator community.

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The Remote Recording Directory

A free and open database to connect composers for film, TV and games with professional musicians able to record from home has been launched by The Ivors Academy.

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Composer Wellbeing Collective: Call for composer mentors & mentees!

We're supporting the newly formed Composer Wellbeing Collective, created to provide advice for composers and their associates.

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The Ivors Academy calls on the BBC to support classical composers by playing more of their work

An open letter from the The Ivors Academy’s Classical Committee to the BBC is calling for the work of living classical composers to be broadcast more.

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The Ivors Academy calls on digital platforms and collecting societies to divert £100m+ of black box streaming royalties into a new hardship fund

Graham Davies, CEO of The Ivors Academy, says the music industry must do much more to provide support to the thousands of musicians facing a funding crisis.

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The Ivors Academy’s statement on coronavirus from Crispin Hunt

Chair of The Ivors Academy Crispin Hunt responds to COVID-19 outbreak.

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Christopher Gunning Interview: “Never lose sight of the dream that made you want to be involved in music”

We speak to the multi-Ivor Novello Award winning composer about his shift in music writing from screen to symphony.

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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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