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The Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik Longlist
The Preis der deutschen Schallplattenkritik (German Record Critics' Award) longlist has been announced and you can enjoy several of these excellent recordings in Studio Master. We're thrilled that Handel: Rodelinda by The English Concert is included on this list and special congratulations to Patricia Kopatchinskaja, who is nominated in three categories for her performance of Pierrot lunaire.
- Handel: Rodelinda by The English Concert Harry Bicket Lucy Crowe Iestyn Davies
- Schoenberg: Pierrot lunaire by Patricia Kopatchinskaja
- Tchaikovsky: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 4 by Paavo Järvi Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich
- Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I by Aaron Pilsan
- La famille Rameau by Justin Taylor
- Bach: 'Meins Lebens Licht' Cantata BWV 45-198 & Motet BWV 118 by Philippe Herreweghe Collegium Vocale Gent
- Tiranno by Kate Lindsey Arcangelo Jonathan Cohen
- P.H. Erlebach: Lieder by Le Banquet Céleste Damien Guillon
- Heinrich Albert's Pumpkin Hut by Dorothee Mields Hathor Consort Romina Lischka
You can view the complete longlist for this quarter of 2021 here and the winners will be announced on 16th August.