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BASCA announces winners of 2017 British Composer Awards

BASCA (British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors) announced the winners of its 15th British Composer Awards at a ceremony at London’s British Museum on 6 December 2017. Thirteen composers were honoured at the ceremony, which was hosted by BBC Radio 3 presenters, Andrew McGregor and Sara Mohr-Pietsch. The winning works… Read more »

Flute-based folk band to headline at Trip to Birmingham TradFest

Award-winning folk band, Flook, is headlining at this month’s Trip to Birmingham TradFest, which runs from 23-26 November 2017 in Birmingham, UK. First formed in 1995, Flook features the flutes of Brian Finnegan and Sarah Allen, the guitar of Ed Boyd and the bodhran of John Joe Kelly. The festival… Read more »