An Introduction to the Music Section
Chairman: Geoffrey Norris
Hon Secretary: Neil Fisher
Benjamin Grosvenor at the Barbican
Presented with his 2012 Award for Exceptional Young Talent
Oliver Knussen at Aldeburgh
Knussen Receives 2012 Outstanding Musician Award
2012 Music Awards
The winners are announced
2011 Music Awards Presentations
The first two Awards for Exceptional Young Talent
Alina Ibragimova and Robin Ticciati receive their Music Awards
Critics' Circle Music Awards
The Music Section announces its Outstanding Musician Award and Awards for Exceptional Young Talent
New Music Section Awards
Watch this space
The 77 members of the music section will soon be casting their votes for the 2010 awards. Awards have been given from time to time in the past, but the plan is now to put them on a permanent footing by presenting them annually.
My Dear Mozart
The plight of music criticism
Circle President, Tom Sutliffe, on the plight of music criticism today.
Members of the Music Section
Including Honorary Members
The music section has about 80 members. It at present consists overwhelmingly of classical music and opera critics, though we would welcome as members critics of other kinds of music (jazz, pop, and world music) if they want to join us.