2010 British Composer Awards
29 July 2010
BASCA is delighted to announce the winners of the 2010 British Composer Awards.
Presented by BASCA and sponsored by PRS for Music. In association with BBC Radio 3 the event was broadcast on 'Performance on 3' at 7pm on Wednesday 1 December 2010.
The 2010 British Composer Awards celebrated the music of today's composers living and working in the UK and also UK premieres of work by composers from outside the UK.
Chamber: Raymond Yiu - Northwest Wind
Community or Educational Project: Karen MacIver - James Watt: A Head of Steam
Vocal: Ryan Wigglesworth - Augenlieder
Contemporary Jazz Composition: James Hamilton – The Causeway Suite
Instrumental Solo or Duo: Cheryl Frances-Hoad – Stolen Rhythm from Homage to Haydn
Sonic Art: John Wynne - Installation for 300 speakers, Pianola and vacuum cleaner
Choral: Sasha Siem - Psalm 140: Deliver me, O Lord
International Award: Unsuk Chin – Concerto for Cello and Orchestra
Stage Works: Rory Boyle – Kaspar Hauser
Liturgical: Cheryl Frances-Hoad – Psalm 1: Blessed is the Man
Wind Band or Brass Band: Philip Grange – Cloud Atlas
Making Music Award: Kerry Andrew – Fall
Orchestral: Brian Elias – Doubles