Discography: (UK) Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2016

Contributed by admin on Dec 15, 2016

Watch the 2016 Gramophone Awards ceremony

This year's Gramophone Classical Music Awards ceremony was streamed live, courtesy of You can continue to enjoy the complete broadcast (with live performances by Vilde Frang, Igor Levit, Benjamin Appl and Véronique Gens) ...

Of early music note, the winners are ...

Disc Awards 2016

  • Baroque Instumental Award: Biber Rosary Sonatas - Rachel Podger vn with Jonathan Manson vc, va da gamba David Miller archlute Marcin Swiatkiewicz harps, org
  • Baroque Vocal Award: Monteverdi ‘Madrigali, Vol 1 – Cremona’ - Les Arts Florissants / Paul Agnew
  • Early Music Award: ‘Western Wind’- Taverner Choir & Players / Andrew Parrott
  • Recital Award: Mozart – The Weber Sisters - Sabine Devieilhe sop Arnaud de Pasquale pf/org Ensemble Pygmalion / Raphäel Pichon

Special Awards 2016

  • Label of the Year Award: Warner Classics
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Christa Ludwig, mezzo-soprano
  • Special Achievement Award: BBC Radio 3
  • Young Artist of the Year Award: Benjamin Appl, baritone

Visit the Gramophone website to read/view the various listings as well as video of the awards ceremony and video interviews of the winners.