BASCA Opens the Call for Entries for the 61st Ivor Novello Awards
BASCA, in association with PRS for Music, is celebrating the 61st Ivor Novello Awards on Thursday 19th May 2016.
The Ivors celebrate, honour and reward excellence in British and Irish songwriting and composing, for works released in the UK within the award year.
The Call for Entries in the following categories for works released in 2015 is now open:
- Best Song Musically and Lyrically
- Best Contemporary Song
- Album Award
- Best Original Film Score
- Best Television Soundtrack
Anyone can enter an eligible work and the deadline for entries is Friday 5 February 2016.
The Rules and Guidelines for Entry and the Entry Form can be requested from Cindy Truong- firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information about The Ivors visit theivors.com
About PRS for Music
PRS for Music represents the rights of over 160,000 songwriters, composers, and music publishers in the UK and around the world. On behalf of its members, it works diligently to grow and protect the value of their rights and ensure that creators are paid transparently and efficiently whenever their musical compositions and songs are streamed, downloaded, broadcast, performed and played in public. In 2021, 27 trillion performances of music were reported to PRS for Music with £677.2m paid out in royalties to its members, making it one of the world’s leading music collective management organisations. prsformusic.com
PRS for Music’s public performance licensing is now carried out on PRS for Music’s behalf by PPL PRS Ltd, the joint venture between PPL and PRS for Music.