CELEBRATING SCOTLAND’S VIBRANT CONTEMPORARY MUSIC SCENE

SCOTTISH AWARDS FOR NEW MUSIC
Nominations are now open!

Following on from the inaugural event in 2017, New Music Scotland are pleased to launch the 2nd annual Scottish Awards for New Music.  Created by New Music Scotland, the awards will celebrate and champion the highest standards and achievements of Scotland’s composers, musicians, sound artists, programmers, producers and ensembles and highlight the innovative, experimental and ground-breaking work taking place in Scotland, as well as the depth and breadth of the country’s contemporary music scene.

The Scottish Awards for New Music are welcoming nominations for music made by Scottish and Scottish-based creators and facilitators of new music. The 11 categories, include new ones for 2018 through partnerships with Jazz from Scotland and Hands Up for Trad. These have enabled the creation of new categories which focus on experimental and ground breaking jazz and traditional music.

Nominations are open until Monday 11 December 2017 and can be made by both members of the public and industry professionals.  Nominations should be made via the website below where full details of eligibility and submission criteria can be found:

www.newmusicscotland.co.uk/awards2018