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
UK Musicians

Brexit blow for touring musicians

Many media outlets have been reporting that musicians from all genres are furious that the imposition of red tape and visa fees will mean that working in Europe will simply not be viable.

Osian Ellis

Obituary: Osian Ellis

Osian Ellis, one of Britain’s most widely respected harpists, died on January 6th at the age of 92.


Coming soon on

The new Gilbert & Sullivan streaming channel has announced its catalogue of upcoming productions.

Stephen Dodgson

New opera recording by Stephen Dodgson

A new recording of the opera Margaret Catchpole by British composer Stephen Dodgson is being released on Naxos.

A Century of Music by British Women

Celebrating A Century of Music by British Women (1921-2021), Madeleine Mitchell directs two concerts on International Women’s Day which will include the world premiere of a new violin work by Errollyn Wallen CBE.

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