9 “Made in France” Works Recommended for the German Record Critics’ Awards
The German Record Critics’ Award (Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik), whose mission is “to provide producers, composers, artists and music lovers with an honest guide to new releases of true artistic significance”, has presented its latest “Longlist”. Altogether, 158 critics making up 32 expert juries have recommended 288 new releases for the third Quaterly Critics’ Choice (Bestenliste) 03/2017 which will be published on 15th August.
The following made in France works have been nominated:
Franck et al.: Violin Sonata et al. Faust, Melnikov, Salagon Quartet (Harmonia Mundi)
Schubert: Duets. Staier, Melnikov (Harmonia Mundi)
Desprez et al.: Missa Pange Lingua, et al. Choir Clare College Cambridge, Ross (Harmonia Mundi)
Baroque and Pre-Baroque Music
Telemann : Concerti per molti stromenti. AkAMus (Harmonia Mundi)
“Stravaganza d’Amore!”. Works of Allegri et al. Pygmalion, Pichon (Harmonia Mundi)
Lieder and Vocal Recital
JS Bach: Cantatas for soprano. Sampson, Freiburger Barockorchester, Müllejans (Harmonia Mundi)
You can read the complete longlist for the German Record Critics’ Award here.
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