British Composer Awards

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20071008

BBC Radio 3 Listeners' Award

With Catherine Bott. Listeners choose which piece should win the BBC Radio 3 Listeners' Award in the 2007 British Composer Awards, organised with the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters. The 12 entries will be broadcoast over the next fortnight on Radio 3, all of them BBC commissions that had their premieres last year. To vote, call 08700 100 300 [rates apply] or vote online at www.bbc.co.uk/radio3.

Julian Anderson: Heaven Is Shy of Earth

Angelika Kirchschlager (mezzo)

BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Andrew Davis (conductor)

20071009

BBC Radio 3 Listeners' Award

With Catherine Bott. Listeners choose which piece should win the BBC Radio 3 Listeners' Award in the 2007 British Composer Awards, organised with the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters. The 12 entries will be broadcast by Radio 3 over two weeks, all of them BBC commissions that had their premieres last year. To vote, call 08700 100 300 [rates apply] or vote online at www.bbc.co.uk/radio3.

Edward Cowie: National Portraits (excerpt)

BBC Singers

Nicholas Kok (conductor)

Huw Watkins: Partita for Solo Violin

Alina Ibragimova (violin)