Laurence Osborn (photo: Ruth Crafer)

Chamber-Scale Composition

supported by Boosey and Hawkes in memory of Tony Fell

For an outstandingly imaginative and engaging chamber-scale work receiving its premiere UK performance to a live or digital audience.

Laurence Osborn - TOMB!

‘Laurence Osborn ignites traditional musical forms with new fire. TOMB! immerses the listener in a sound-world that defies expectation and shows a composer reaching new heights. GBSR Duo and 12 Ensemble joined forces for stand-out performances in Norwich, London and Cheltenham.'

Also shortlisted:

The 2024 shortlist for Chamber-Scale Composition was decided by an independent panel drawn from across the music profession comprising:

Carla Rees, Flute, Composer, and Artistic Director of rarescale
Fiona Robertson, Festival Director, sound
Gavin Higgins, Composer
James Hardie, Executive Director, The Marian Consort and Music Programmer, Norfolk and Norwich Festival
Sally Beamish, Composer

    The Chamber-Scale Composition category is kindly supported by Boosey & Hawkes in memory of Tony Fell, who was the publishers' Managing Director from 1974-96, and former Chair of the Royal Philharmonic Society.