BASCA Trust launches David Ferguson lecture series

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The BASCA Trust has announced details of its inaugural David Ferguson lecture, Making a Living From Writing Music.

The session, which honours late composer and creators’ rights activist, will explore how songwriters and composers can innovate and earn a living from their creativity.

It features a keynote speech from UK Music and Beggars Group chairman Andy Heath, plus a panel discussion with Goldie, Imogen Heap and composer Roxanna Panufnik, moderated by industry commentator and journalist Andrew Orlowski.

Making a Living From Writing Music takes place on 1 November from 7pm at Kings Place, London. For more info and tickets, please see

The BASCA Trust is the British Academy of Songwriters Composers and Authors’ independent charity, established in 2000. Find out more about its work.