The Ivors Academy

The Ivors Academy (formerly the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors – BASCA)[1] is one of the largest professional associations for music writers in Europe and exists to support, protect and campaign for the interests of songwriters, lyricists and composers. It represents music writers in all genres, from song writing to media, contemporary classical to jazz and has approximately 2000 members.[2]

The Ivors Academy
Founded1944 (1944)
United Kingdom