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), Crescendo (Belgium), Fono Forum (Germany), Gramofon (Hungary), HRT (Croatia), 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 winners will be announced in January 2016. The Gala Concert and Award Ceremony will be hosted on April 1st 2016 by the Basque National Orchestra in San Sebastian.
The following audite productions were nominated:
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy: Complete Chamber Music for Strings
with: Quartetto di Cremona, Gunter Teuffel
Quartetto di Cremona
Ludwig van Beethoven: Complete String Quartets - Vol. 4
E. Grieg: The Violin Sonatas
Piano works by Prokofiev and Schubert
Jacques Thibaud String Trio
Ludwig van Beethoven: Complete String Trios Op. 3, 8 & 9
Swiss Piano Trio
Ludwig van Beethoven: Complete Works for Piano Trio - Vol. 2
Camilla Tilling, WDR Sinfonieorchester, Eivind Aadland
E. Grieg Complete Symphonic Works Vol. V
LUCERNE FESTIVAL Historic Performances, Vol. VIII
Annie Fischer: Schumann Piano Concerto, Op. 54
Leon Fleisher: Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2
LUCERNE FESTIVAL Historic Performances, Vol. VI
Wilhelm Furtwängler: Beethoven's Symphony No. 9
The RIAS Amadeus Quartet Recordings, Vol. IV - Modernism
The Telefunken Recordings
Violin Concerto, Violin Sonatas & Violin Pieces, Berlin 1953-1966
More information about the ICMA can be found here.