The recording of Tigran Mansurian's Requiem of the Munich Chamber Orchestra and RIAS Chamber Choir for ECM Records with the preparation of the choir by Florian Helgath has been nominated for a Grammy in the category Best Choral Performance.
Laurence Equilbey and the Choeur Accentus receive the Charles-Cros Academy Award, the French equivalent of the Grammy Award, for their recording of Felicien David's Le Desert by Naive Records.
ECM Records has released the new CD Mirror with works by Tonu Korvits with Tonu Kaljuste, Tallinn Chamber Orchestra, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and Anja Lechner.
Risto Joost conducts the Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra on 9 April in Kokkola (Finland) with Strawinsky's Concerto in D and Apollon Musagete matched with Arvo Pärt's Tabula Rasa and Orient & Occident.
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the Pori Sinfonietta in Pori (Finland) on 21 April with Jacques Ibert’s Hommage à Mozart, Mozart’s Symphonie Nr. 38 Prague as well as Saint-Saens‘ Violin Concerto No. 1 and Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso.
The new CD of Fabrice Bollon and the Philharmonic Orchestra Freiburg with Riccardo Zandonai's opera Francesca da Rimini has been awarded the French Choc Classica in March.
The Eggner Trio returns to a concert at Wigmore Hall on 5 June for their Haydn/Dvorak cycle with two trios by Haydn, in C, XV:27 and E, XV:28 and Dvorak Trio g minor op. 26.