Welcome to the MIA Awards
The Music Industries Association, in partnership with NAMM, are delighted once again to announce the MIA Music Awards 2013, which took place on Wednesday 4 December 2013 at The Park Plaza Riverbank, London. The awards have become a major celebration for the whole industry, honouring the best selling and most reliable and innovative products and retail initiatives in the UK and celebrating the top individuals and organisations within the musical instrument industry.
In what has been another challenging year for the industry the MIA Music Awards provided a much needed opportunity to acknowledge the professionals and organisations who continue to drive forward creativity and innovation.
The winners can now be seen here
The awards ceremony, supported by our media partners Classic fm, Future Publishing and MIPro, took place at The Park Plaza Riverbank, London Wednesday 4 December 2013.
As with last year, instrument manufacturers as well as retailers and suppliers were able to nominate themselves for entry into the awards. The winners of the majority of the categories were decided by online public or retailer vote through our media partners. The remaining categories were judged by esteemed judging panels.
The timetable for the awards was:
Friday 9 August 2013 - Call for nominations
Friday 6 September - Entries close
Monday 16 September - Voting begins
Friday 25 October - Voting ends
Friday 1 November - Final Shortlists Announced
Wednesday 4 December - Awards ceremony