On 8 October 2015 British composer Thomas Adès will receive the Léonie Sonning Music Prize.
On 10 September 2015 composer Meredith Monk has received the National Medal of Arts from US presi
Over a century ago, in 1908, Igor Stravinsky composed a piece in memory of the then recently dece
The 2015 Johannes Vermeer Prize, the Dutch State Prize for the arts, will be awarded to composer
The Dutch composer and organist Peter Adriaansz has won the Matthijs Vermeulen Prize — the most i
On the occasion of her birthday, the queen of England has honored composers James MacMillan and K
The Society of Slovene Composers has warded its Kozina Award for 2015 to Darijan Božič.
A music auction on 28 May at Sotheby's, London, will offer several interesting items.
A painting which is probably the most famous portrait of Johann Sebastian Bach will return to Lei
Seven woman composers have been honored by Opera America, the USA national service organization f
The Henry Mancini Institute at the Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music (Miami, USA) has ap
The BMI Icon Award for outstanding career achievement will be presented next month to Oscar winni
The biennial Glenn Gould Prize for this year was awarded to composer Philip Glass.
Kevin Puts, who previously also won the Pulitzer Prize, is now awarded with the Delaware Symphon
The prestigious Edward MacDowell Medal was won by Gunther Schuller for lifetime achievement.
The Max Steiner Award, named after the Austrian-born composer Max Steiner, is awarded to James Ne
The 2015-16 Lancaster Symphony Orchestra’s Composer Award — the oldest award of its kind in the n
The Lancaster Symphony Composer’s Award for 2015 is awarded to Tina Davidson.
The Hungarian composer György Kurtág will receive the 2014 BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge
The Kennedy Center has appointed its first composer in residence.