British Composer Awards 2007

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.

The British Composer Awards, presented by the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters in association with Radio 3, includes a BBC Radio 3 Listeners' Award for BBC commissions premiered on Radio 3 between 1st April 2006 and 31st March 2007.

Voting for The Radio 3 Listeners' Award has now closed.

The shortlisted composers were:

Michael Nyman (A Handshake in the Dark)

Guto Puw (Oboe Concerto)

Param Vir (Between Earth and Sky)

And the winner of the Listeners' Award was:

Guto Puw

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01Julian Anderson - Heaven Is Shy Of Earth20071008

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.

The British Composer Awards, presented by the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters in association with Radio 3, includes a BBC Radio 3 Listeners' Award for BBC commissions premiered on Radio 3 between 1st April 2006 and 31st March 2007.

Voting for The Radio 3 Listeners' Award has now closed.

The shortlisted composers were:

Michael Nyman (A Handshake in the Dark)

Guto Puw (Oboe Concerto)

Param Vir (Between Earth and Sky)

And the winner of the Listeners' Award was:

Guto Puw

Angelika Kirchschlager (mezzo)

BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Andrew Davis (conductor).

First UK Broadcast: 6 August 2006.

01Julian Anderson - Heaven Is Shy Of Earth20071008

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.

The British Composer Awards, presented by the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters in association with Radio 3, includes a BBC Radio 3 Listeners' Award for BBC commissions premiered on Radio 3 between 1st April 2006 and 31st March 2007.

Voting for The Radio 3 Listeners' Award has now closed.

The shortlisted composers were:

Michael Nyman (A Handshake in the Dark)

Guto Puw (Oboe Concerto)

Param Vir (Between Earth and Sky)

And the winner of the Listeners' Award was:

Guto Puw

Angelika Kirchschlager (mezzo)

BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Andrew Davis (conductor).

First UK Broadcast: 6 August 2006.

02AEdward Cowie - National Portraits (excerpt)20071009

BBC Singers

Nicholas Kok (conductor)

First UK Broadcast: 9 November 2006.

02BHuw Watkins: Partita For Solo Violin20071009

Alina Ibragimova (violin).

02BHuw Watkins: Partita For Solo Violin20071009

Alina Ibragimova (violin).

03Param Vir: Between Earth And Sky20071010

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Alexander Rumpf (conductor).

First UK Broadcast: 6 December 2006.

03Param Vir: Between Earth And Sky20071010

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Alexander Rumpf (conductor).

First UK Broadcast: 6 December 2006.

04AJonathan Harvey - Body Mandala20071011

Ilan Volkov (conductor).

04AJonathan Harvey - Body Mandala20071011

Ilan Volkov (conductor).

04BBrian Ferneyhough: Fifth String Quartet20071011

Arditti Quartet.

04BBrian Ferneyhough: Fifth String Quartet20071011

Arditti Quartet.

05Michael Nyman - A Handshake In The Dark20071015

BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra

John Storgaards (conductor).

First UK Broadcast: 12 March 2007.

05Michael Nyman - A Handshake In The Dark20071015

BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra

John Storgaards (conductor).

First UK Broadcast: 12 March 2007.

06ABrian Irvine: Secret Cinema20071016

Ulster Orchestra

Jean-Luc Tingaud (conductor).

06ABrian Irvine: Secret Cinema20071016

Ulster Orchestra

Jean-Luc Tingaud (conductor).

06BDai Fujikura - Crushing Twister20071016

BBC Concert Orchestra

Charles Hazlewood (conductor).

06BDai Fujikura - Crushing Twister20071016

BBC Concert Orchestra

Charles Hazlewood (conductor).

07Guto Puw - Oboe Concerto20071017

David Cowley (oboe)

BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Garry Walker (conductor).

07Guto Puw - Oboe Concerto20071017

David Cowley (oboe)

BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Garry Walker (conductor).

08A LASTDjango Bates - Alison In Space20071018

Alison Balsom (trumpet)

Colin Currie (percussion)

Django Bates (keyboard).

08A LASTDjango Bates - Alison In Space20071018

Alison Balsom (trumpet)

Colin Currie (percussion)

Django Bates (keyboard).

08B LASTJudith Bingham - An Ancient Music20071018

Simon Paisley Day (narrator)

BBC Singers

Endymion

Andrew Carwood (conductor).

08B LASTJudith Bingham - An Ancient Music20071018

Simon Paisley Day (narrator)

BBC Singers

Endymion

Andrew Carwood (conductor).