Winners of the 2016 Diapason d’or de l’année announced



Winners of the 2016 Diapason d’or de l’année were announced last week on France Musique, with Askonas Holt artists involved in five of the 16 winning recordings.

The Diapason d’Or winners are selected by a jury composed of critics from Diapason magazine and producers from France Musique. View the full list of winners here.

You can listen again to the ceremony here. (In French)

CHAMBER MUSIC & BEST SOUND RECORDING

Beethoven: Sonatas Op. 47 Kreutzer, Op. 23 & Op. 12 No 2
Lorenzo Gatto (violon), Julien Libeer (piano), Aline Blondiau (Recording Producer)
Alpha (CD)

SYMPHONIC MUSIC

Mahler: Symphony No. 6
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Daniel Harding
BR Klassik (CD)

SYMPHONIC MUSIC

Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 1-9
Berliner Philharmoniker / Simon Rattle
BPRH (5 CD & 3 Blu-ray)

PREMIERE RECORDING

Honegger / Ibert: L’Aiglon
Anne-Catherine Gillet, Marc Barrard, Etienne Dupuis, Pascal Charbonneau, Hélène Guilmette, Marie-Nicole Lemieux… Chœur et Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal/ Kent Nagano
Decca (2 CD)

CONCERTO

Mozart: Piano Concertos K. 413, 414 & 415
Kristian Bezuidenhout (pianoforte), Freiburger Barockorchester / Gottfried von der Goltz
Harmonia Mundi (CD)

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