Bringing Britain’s musical heritage alive

Founded in 1979, the British Music Society is dedicated to promoting and preserving Britain’s musical heritage with particular emphasis on 20th century composers through recordings, publications and events
David Pickard

Monthly Music Digest

Introducing a new, regular feature – a summary of stories from the last month about the musical world…

CD reviewers needed

Call for BMS CD reviewers

If you love listening to music and have a good musical knowledge, could you be a reviewer for BMS?

BMS AGM 2023


The Chairman’s Report from the British Music Society AGM held on 27 October 2023 at the British Film Institute in London…

BMS AGM 2023

BMS AGM 2023 report

We were a cosy gathering in the attractively refurbished BFI foyer and screening room 2 for this year’s AGM on 27 October 2023…

Elgar plaque in Settle

Elgar in Settle

Blue plaques there seem to be a plenty, but if you look carefully, you might well stumble across one which is not blue and in a place you might not expect…

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