Also this year audite is honoured with an International Classical Music Award (ICMA). The Quartetto di Cremona convinced the jury with two recordings at once - Vol. 7 and 8 of the Complete Edition of Beethoven's String Quartets - and is the winner 2018 in the category Chamber Music.
After numerous enthusiastic reviews and awards from the international press and the ECHO Klassik 2017, this is now a special recognition for the edition as the ICMA is one of the most important awards of the international music scene. The selected productions are among the 24 winners out of 357 nominations.
The Award Ceremony and Gala Concert take place on April 6th 2018 in Katowice (Poland), hosted by the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra under Alexander Liebreich.
The 17 members of the ICMA jury from 14 countries are without exception professional music critics of important magazines, online services and radio stations. Thus we are particularly happy about this award since it documents the expertise and the knowledgeable appreciation of the jury members for our production!
The ICMA jury:
Andante (Turkey), Crescendo (Belgium), das Orchester (Germany), Gramofon (Hungary), HRT (Croatia), IMZ (Austria), MDR Kultur (Germany), Musica (Italy), Musical Life (Russia), Musik & Theater (Switzerland), Opera (UK), Orpheus Radio (Russia), Pizzicato (Luxembourg), Radio 100,7 (Luxembourg), Resmusica.com (France), Rondo Classic (Finland), and Scherzo (Spain).