Lisa Batiashvili; Isabelle Faust; Renaud Capuçon Short-Listed for Gramophone Awards 2017
August 16, 2017, 9:12 AM · Violinists Lisa Batiashvili, Isabelle Faust and Renaud Capuçon are among those short-listed for the Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2017, announced today by London-based Gramophone Magazine. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the awards.
Isabelle Faust, Lisa Batiashvili and Renaud Capuçon.
Winners in each of 12 categories will be announced Sept. 1, and among those, one will go on to win Recording of the Year, to be announced at a special ceremony Sept. 13. Other awards, including Young Artist of the Year, Artist of the Year, Lifetime Achievement Award, Special Achievement and Label of the Year will also be announced at the ceremony, which will live-streamed via Medici.tv.
Below is the the Gramophone Awards Shortlist announced Wednesday; click here for a full list of all 72 recordings that were initially nominated.
Florilegium: Telemann: Ihr Völker hört. Concertos (Channel Classics)
Gli Incogniti / Giuliano Carmignola / Amandine Beyer: Vivaldi: Concerti per due violini (Harmonia Mundi)
La Serenissima / Adrian Chandler: ‘The Italian Job’ (Avie)
Iestyn Davies; Arcangelo / Jonathan Cohen: Bach: Cantatas Nos 54, 82 & 170 (Hyperion)
Les Arts Florissants / Paul Agnew: Monteverdi: Madrigals, Vol 3: Venezia (Harmonia Mundi)
Sir John Eliot Gardiner / Monteverdi Choir; EBS: Bach: St Matthew Passion (SDG)