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
Elaine Hugh-Jones

Elaine Hugh-Jones dies aged 93

BMS member Elaine Hugh-Jones, a Welsh pianist, composer and an educationalist, has died aged 93.

John McCabe

Support sought for new composer films

Plans for two video documentaries on John McCabe and John Joubert have been announced by BMS.

E J Moeran

New E J Moeran biography to be published

A long-awaited study of the life and music of Anglo-Irish composer Ernest John Moeran is to be published…

Chris Bye

In Memoriam: Chris Bye

It is with much sadness that we inform members of Chris Bye’s death on March 8 aged 69 shortly after being diagnosed with cancer.

A Century of Music by British Women

A concert celebrated a Century of Music by British Women fon International Women’s Day.

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