The 9th Ivor Novello Awards were presented by the Songwriters Guild of Great Britain

The Most Broadcast Work of the Year

Dance One
Written by Elaine Murtagh, Valerie Murtagh and Ray Adams
Published by Syndey Bron

She Loves You – WINNER
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Published by Northern Songs

The ‘A’ Side of the Record Issued in 1963 Which Achieved the Highest Certified British Sales

I Want To Hold Your Hand
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Released and Published in the UK by EMI (Parlophone) – Northern Songs

She Loves You – WINNER
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Released and Published in the UK by EMI (Parlophone) – Northern Songs

The Year’s Outstanding Song

All My Loving
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Published by Northern Songs

If I Ruled The World – WINNER
Written by Leslie Bricusse and Cyril Ornadel
Published by Delfont Music

The Year’s Outstanding Orchestral / Instrumental Composition

Carlos’ Theme – WINNER
Written by Ivor Slaney
Published by Robbins

Scarlett O’Hara
Written by Jerry Lordan
Published by Francis, Day & Hunter

The Year’s Outstanding Jazz Work

Sweet September
Written by Bill McGuffie
Published by B.F. Wood

What The Dickens – WINNER
Written by Johnny Dankworth
Published by Key Music

The Year’s Outstanding Score of a Musical Show, For Stage, Cinema, Television or Radio

Half A Sixpence
Written by David Heneker
Published by Britannia Music

Theme from ‘The Avengers’ – WINNER
Written by Johnny Dankworth
Published by Key Music

The Year’s Most Amusing or Novel Composition

Harvest Of Love
Written by Benny Hill and Tony Hatch
Published by Welbeck Music

Flash, Bang, Wallop – WINNER
Written by David Heneker
Published by Britannia Music

Special Award for Outstanding Services to British Music

Brian Epstein, George Harrison, John Lennon, George Martin, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr

Special Award in Recognition of Fifty Years’ Service to the Music Industry

The Performing Right Society


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