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Nominee category: Orchestral

Composed by Joseph Phibbs For orchestra Commissioned by Philharmonia Orchestra and Anvil Arts for the 18th anniversary celebrations of The Anvil

Composed by Helen Grime Commissioned by Hallé Concerts Society

Composed by John McCabe Commissioned by BBC for the 2013 Henry Wood Promenade Concerts

Composed by Mark-Anthony Turnage Commissioned by BBC Radio 3, the Royal Philharmonic Society and the New York Philharmonic in celebration of the bicentenary of the RPS

Composed by Harrison Birtwistle for piano and orchestra 29 mins commissioned by Bayrischer Rundfunk ’Musica Viva’, Southbank Centre for London Philharmonic Orchestra, Casa da Musica, Boston Symphony Orchestra listen on Apple Music

Composed by Ryan Wigglesworth for orchestra 14 mins commissioned by The Cleveland Orchestra for more information visit Schott Music

Composed by John Casken

Composed by Anna Meredith For orchestra Commissioned by the BBC

Composed by Luke Bedford For large orchestra Commissioned by the BBC

Composed by Rebecca Saunders for solo trumpet and symphony orchestra 23 mins commissioned by Bayerischer Rundfunk, Musica Viva and BBC Radio 3

Composed by Helen Grime for orchestra 14 minutes commissioned by BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and the National Youth Orchestras of Scotland for more information visit Chester Music

Composed by Emily Howard concerto for orchestra 22 minutes commissioned by BBC Radio 3 and Royal Liverpool Philharmonic for more information visit Edition Peters

Composed by Tansy Davies concerto for four horns 20 minutes commissioned by Esa-Pekka Salonen for the Philharmonia Orchestra’s 70th Anniversary – New York Philharmonic: Alan Gilbert, Music Director – International Festival of Contemporary Music Warsaw Autumn’s 60th Anniversary for more information visit Faber Music

Composed by Julian Anderson concerto for piano and orchestra 26 minutes co-commissioned by BBC Radio 3, Bergen Filharmoniske Orkester and Sydney Symphony Orchestra for more information visit Schott Music

Composed by Graham Fitkin for solo recorder and orchestra 20 minutes commissioned by Evelyn Nallen and Barbara Law, assisted by generous donations from the Society of Recorder Players and its members, and the Vale of Glamorgan Festival (with funds provided by The Hinrichsen Foundation) for more information visit Ricordi

Composed by Harrison Birtwistle for orchestra 23 minutes commissioned by Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra, BBC Proms (for Daniel Barenboim) for more information visit Boosey & Hawkes


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