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Best Contemporary Classical Composition Winner 2018

Best Contemporary Classical Composition: Higdon: Viola Concerto — Jennifer Higdon, composer (Roberto Díaz, Giancarlo Guerrero & Nashville Symphony) Other nominees: Danielpour: Songs Of Solitude — Richard Danielpour, composer (Thomas Hampson, Giancarlo Guerrero &...more...

Posted on January 29, 2018 @ 12.26  Dot  News
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Best Engineered Grammy Winner for 2018

A second Grammy for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s album Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5; Barber: Adagio with its win for Best Engineered Album, Classical: Mark Donahue, engineer (Manfred Honeck & Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra)....more...

Posted on January 29, 2018 @ 12.16  Dot  News
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The 2018 Grammy For Best Opera Recording

The 2018 Grammy for Best Opera Recording awarded to Berg Wozzeck — Hans Graf, conductor; Anne Schwanewilms & Roman Trekel; Hans Graf, producer (Houston Symphony; Chorus Of Students And Alumni, Shepherd School...more...

Posted on January 29, 2018 @ 12.07  Dot  News
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Hannigan Wins 2018 Solo Vocal Grammy

The 2018 Grammy for Best Classical Solo Vocal Album goes to Crazy Girl Crazy featuring music By Gershwin, Berg & Berio performed by Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan with Orchestra Ludwig. Vale Dmitri Horostovsky, also...more...

Posted on January 29, 2018 @ 11.53  Dot  News
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The Crossing Wins 2018 Best Choral Performance Grammy

The 2018 Grammy for Best Choral Performance goes to Philadelphia new music chamber choir The Crossing for The Fifth Century, featuring the music of the English composer Gavin Bryars (b...more...

Posted on January 29, 2018 @ 11.38  Dot  News
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Trifonov Wins 2018 Best Solo Instrumental Grammy

The 2018 Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo has been awarded to Daniil Trifonov for Transcendental a double CD of Liszt’s Transcendental Etudes recorded on Deutsche Grammophon. Other nominees: Bach: The...more...

Posted on January 29, 2018 @ 11.25  Dot  News
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…and the Grammy goes to…

Best Orchestral Performance, 2018 -The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra conducted by Manfred Honeck for Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5; Barber: Adagio. This recording was also judgedthe Best Engineered Album, Classical for Sound Engineer Mark...more...

Posted on January 29, 2018 @ 11.15  Dot  News
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A New Choir Planned In Sydney

Calling all singing medicos! Expressions of interest are sought from medical students and medical practitioners to form DocsVox – NSW Doctors Choir, a one-off choir which will sing with a doctors...more...

Posted on January 22, 2018 @ 13.11  Dot  News

Opera Australia Announces 2018 Regional Student Scholarship Winners

#gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ Bonnie Staude Maddie Stephens Leah Bateman Declan Ross The four young winners of Opera Australia’s Regional Student Scholarships for 2018 have been announced and they are Bonnie Staude from Albany, WA, Maddie Stephens from...more...

Posted on December 19, 2017 @ 11.04  Dot  News