Feedback
Universal Edition - Blog

Echo Classic Awards 2011

Posted on 22 July 2011 (comments: 1)

Echo Classic Awards 2011The winners of the 2011 Echo Classic Awards have been announced.

We’re delighted to see five important releases of UE works among the winners. They are:

Opera Recording of the Year (20th/ 21st century)
Eugen d'Albert: Der Golem
Stefan Blunier / Beethoven Orchester Bonn / Chor des Theaters Bonn

D'Albert: Der Golem

Order at JPC


World Premiere Recording of the Year
Braunfels: Jeanne d'Arc

Manfred Honeck/ Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Braunfels: Jeanne d'arc

Order at JPC


Symphonic Recording of the Year (19th century)
Mahler: Symphony No 8
David Zinman/ Tonhalle Orchester Zürich

Zinman Mahler 8

Order at JPC
Watch David Zinman talking about Mahler in our video interview


Symphonic Recording of the Year (20th/ 21st century)
Szymanowski: Symphony No 3 - The Song of the Night
Pierre Boulez/ Wiener Philharmoniker

Szymanowski Symphony No 3

Order at JPC


Male Singer of the Year
Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn
Thomas Hampson

Des Knaben Wunderhorn, Thomas Hampson

Order at JPC


We’re also happy to see some of our friends being recognised, including:

Teodoro Anzellotti (Instrumentalist of the Year, accordion)
Truls Mørk (Instrumentalist of the Year, cello)
Andris Nelsons (Conductor of the Year, for his Firebird)
musikFabrik (Chamber Music Recording of the Year (20th/ 21st century))

Congratulations to all involved! See the full list of winners here.