Awards & Honours

Edward Gregson – Nominations, Awards and Honours

Ivor Novello Award,1988: ‘Best theme music for film or television’
(for BBC Televsion’s ‘Young Musician of the Year programmes)
British Composers Award, 2013 (Symphony in two movements)
British Composers Award, 2017 (Four Etudes for brass band)

Worshipful Company of Musicians: Iles Silver Medal, 1998
BUMA (Dutch music copyright collecting agency): International Brass Award, 2013
North American Brass Band Association: President’s Award, 2015
British Bandsman Hubert Whitely Award, 2020
Ivors Academy Composer Award, 2019 – (for Hallé Concerts Society commission:
The Salamander and the Moonraker, for children’s choir, narrators, and orchestra)


UK Universities
Hon. DMus. Sunderland, 1996,
Hon. DMus. Lancaster, 2006
Hon. DMus. Manchester, 2008
Hon. DMus. Chester, 2009
Hon. DArts Manchester Metropolitan, 2003
Hon. DUniv. Central England, 2007

UK Conservatoires
Fellow, Royal Academy of Music, 1990
Hon. Fellow, Dartington College of the Arts, 1997
Hon. Fellow, Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM), 1999
Hon. Fellow, Leeds College of Music, 1999
Hon. Fellow, London College of Music, 1999
Hon. Fellow, Royal College of Music, 2000
Professor Emeritus, RNCM, 2008
Companion, RNCM, 2008