PR² classic artists CDs nominated for major awards (December 2013)
Two PR² classic artists are nominated for a GRAMMY and an ICMA Award:
Leonidas Kavakos’ complete recording of Beethoven’s sonatas for Decca (piano: Enrico Pace) is nominated for a GRAMMY in the Best Chamber Music category.
Also nominated for a GRAMMY is Midori‘s recording of Hindemith’s violin concerto with the NDR symphony orchestra and Christoph Eschenbach (Ondine), in the category Best Classical Compendium.
Midori‘s Onyx-CD with sonatas by Janacek, Bloch and Schostakowitsch (Özgür Aydin, piano) was nominated for the ICMA Award 2014 in the chamber music category. The ICMA is the only international award dedicated solely to classical music. Its jury is composed of seventeen members from the international music press. Winners will be announced in early 2014. http://www.icma-info.com/