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Gabrielle wins Best Song Collection at the Ivor Novello Awards 2008

May 22, 2008

Gabrielle won “OUTSTANDING SONG COLLECTION” at the annual Ivor Novello Awards on May 22nd 2008 .

The Ivor Novello Awards, named after the Cardiff born entertainer Ivor Novello, are awards for songwriting and composing. The “Ivors” are presented yearly in London by the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters, and were first introduced in 1955.The Awards, nicknamed “The Ivors”, take place each May and are sponsored by the Performing Right Society. They are respected worldwide as the major platform for recognising and rewarding Britain’s songwriting and composing talents. The “Ivors” are the only annual event to honour the music writer. The Award itself is a solid bronze sculpture of Euterpe – the muse of lyric poetry.