The 2011 Scots Trad Music Awards take place on Saturday 3 December at the Perth Concert Hall, Scotland.
The Gramophone Awards took place at London's Dorchester Hotel on Thursday 6 October.
The ninth annual British Composer Awards will take place at Stationers’ Hall, London on Wednesday 30 November 2011.
Vartan Melkonian, the classical composer who busked his way from an orphanage in Lebanon to the stages of the West End, performed his latest symphony for the Queen last month.
Armenian composer Vartan Melkonian has been on a remarkable journey that has spanned both continents and musical genres, from 50s American pop through Western classical music to Middle Eastern folk.
To mark the 117th Proms, M has spoken to some of the key composers premiering new works this year - bringing you an insider's view of the world's greatest classical music festival.
PRS for Music has used its unique data to reveal the top 10 most performed songs and jingles featured in commercials over the past five years.
Guy Damman discovers how modern classical music is shifting its genetic make-up in the UK, allowing young composers to expand out of their comfort zones and carve new niches for themselves.
The closing dates for all nominations except the Making Music Award is Friday 15 July 2011.
Watch our exclusive interview with British Composer Award winner Kerry Andrew