Entries are now open for this year’s British Composer Awards.
Organised by British Academy of Songwriters, Composers & Authors (BASCA), the awards celebrate the art of contemporary composition across 12 categories:
- Amateur or Young Performers
- Chamber Ensemble
- Community or Educational Project
- Jazz Composition for Small Ensemble
- Jazz Composition for Large Ensemble
- Small Chamber
- Solo or Duo
- Sonic Art
- Stage Works
- Wind Band or Brass Band
Works must have received their UK premiere performance between 1 April 2017 and 31 March 2018 to be eligible for this year’s awards.
The closing date for entries is 9 July 2018 and the awards ceremony will take place at the British Museum on 4 December 2018.
For more information, and to submit a nomination, please visit www.britishcomposerawards.com