The International Classical Music Awards (ICMA) are the successors of the MIDEM Classical Awards respectively the Cannes Classical Awards. The ICMA jury consists of professional music critics of important magazines, online services and radio stations: Andante (Turkey), Classic Radio (Finland), Crescendo (Belgium), Fono Forum (Germany), Gramofon (Hungary), IMZ (Austria), Kultura (Russia) MDR-Figaro (Germany), Musica (Italy), Musik & Theater (Switzerland), Opera (UK), Orpheus Radio (Russia), Pizzicato (Luxembourg), Radio 100,7 (Luxembourg), Resmusica.com (France), Rondo Classic (Finland), and Scherzo (Spain).
We are particularly happy about these nominations since they document the knowledgeable appreciation of our productions through the jury members!
The productions which were nominated:
R. Schumann: Complete Symphonic Works, Vol. I (WDR-Sinfonieorchester / Heinz Holliger)
Ludwig van Beethoven: Complete String Quartets Vol. I (Quartetto di Cremona)
Mendelssohn: Complete Chamber Music for Strings Vol. II (Mandelring Quartett)
Mendelssohn: Complete Chamber Music for Strings Vol. III (Mandelring Quartett / Quartetto di Cremona)
Johannes Brahms: The Complete Chamber Music for Clarinet (Laura Ruiz Ferreres)
Poulenc - Hindemith - Dutilleux - Muczynski - Martin: Works for Flute and Piano (Anne-Cathérine Heinzmann)
Pas de deux - French Music for Piano Duo (Piano Duo ona & Rica Bard)
LUCERNE FESTIVAL Historic Performances, Vol. I: Clara Haskil & Bruno Leonardo Gelber
LUCERNE FESTIVAL Historic Performances, Vol. II: Isaac Stern
LUCERNE FESTIVAL Historic Performances, Vol. III: George Szell
Jaqueline du Pré: Robert Schumann: Cello Concerto, Op. 129
Bruno Leonardo Gelber: Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto, Op. 15
The RIAS Amadeus Quartet Beethoven Recordings Vol. I: Beethoven
Sergiu Celibidache: The Berlin recordings
J. S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio (Karl Ristenpart)
The winners of the ICMA 2014 will be announced in early 2014. The Award Ceremony and Gala concert will take place on April 12th during the Beethoven Festival in Warsaw, the participating orchestra will be the Polish Iuventus Orchestra conducted by José Maria Florêncio.
ICMA 2014 Nomination list sorted by categories
ICMA 2014 Nomination list sorted by labels
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