CELEBRATING THE ART OF CONTEPORARY MUSIC COMPOSITION

CEREMONY ARCHIVE

2008 GALLERY
BBC Radio 3 Presenters Sara Mohr-Pietsch and Andrew McGregor (© Michael Bowles)
Chamber Winner Joe Cutler with BASCA Chairman Sarah Rodgers (© Michael Bowles)
Choral Winner Michael Zev Gordon with Wind Band or Brass Band Winner Adam Gorb (© Michael Bowles)
Instrumental Solo or Duo Winner Judith Bingham (© Michael Bowles)
Liturgical Winner James MacMillan with Nitin Sawhney (© Michael Bowles)
Making Music Award Winner John Holland (© Michael Bowles)
Nitin Sawhney giving his Key Note Speech (© Michael Bowles)
Orchestral Winner Luke Bedford (© Michael Bowles)
Sonic Art Winner Janek Schaefer (© Michael Bowles)
Sonic Artists Eugene Perera and Mick Grierson with Nitin Sawhney (© Michael Bowles)
Stage Works Winner Jonathan Dove (© Michael Bowles)
Vocal Winner Howard Skempton (© Michael Bowles)

The 6th British Composer Awards took place on 2 December 2008 at The Law Society, London.

The ceremony was hosted by BBC Radio 3 presenters Sara Mohr-Pietsch and Andrew McGregor.  Nitin Sawhney presented the awards and the evening included two Sonic Art installations by Mick Grierson and Eugene Perera.