Performance & Audio

We receive performance and audio entries from a wide range of establishments, organisations and individuals.

Often performance and music entries are produced as part of projects with specialist organisations such as Clean BreakChanging TunesMusic in PrisonsFinding Rhythms, and Good Vibrations.

Written scores can be submitted into the Music Composition category, and song lyrics into the Song Writing category.

Koestler Awards performance and audio include spoken word; performance; radio production; music composition; choral music; singer-songwriter – original; cover version; instrumental; hip hop, rap and grime; and computer-generated music.


Listen to a selection of previous Koestler Awards Performance and Audio entries in the playlist below.

Explore more artforms

Take a closer look at the work of Koestler Awards entrants in the online galleries.

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