‘Be practical; don’t be snobbish about media music, and don’t delay that symphony until you’re too old and frail to have the energy to actually do it!’: Christopher Gunning doles out some sage advice to emerging composers.
The Ivors Academy have revealed 33 nominated compositions, with shortlisted composers including Sir Harrison Birtwistle, Sir James MacMillan, Helen Grimes and Gavin Higgins.
The Ivors Academy has launched a survey to explore the working conditions of screen composers and ensure fair commissioning practices. Take part now.
Are you a female producer or composer who creates original electronica, future R&B or bass tracks? If so, Universal Production Music wants to hear from you.
‘It is a particularly satisfying part of publishing to protect the rights of composers and writers': Manners McDade’s creative manager Clare Evenson on the rewards of working in publishing...
Andy McCrorie-Shand, the Teletubbies theme tune creator, shares his tips and tricks for excelling in the psychedelic world of kids' TV music...
'We pretty much did what everyone says you shouldn't and started cold calling': Tin Sounds, the composers behind the BBC's hit kids' show Hey Duggee, on how they got the gig and what happened next...
Composers David Housden and Robin Beanland are set to explore storytelling through music in videogames at the EGX 2019 conference.
‘Children respond to all sorts of music, they can joyfully listen to classical, reggae, swing jazz - you name it!’ BAFTA Award-nominated Ellie Wyatt on composing for kids TV.
Calling all library music composers and publishers: the Production Music Awards 2019 are now open for entries.