The nominations for this year’s OPUS KLASSIK have been published. We are excited and keep our fingers crossed!

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Anett Fritsch and the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin under the baton of René Jacobs are nominated for the album Henry Purcell: King Arthur in the categories:

  • OPERA RECORDING OF THE YEAR
  • AUDIOVISUAL RECORDING OF THE YEAR

Samuel Hasselhorn is nominated for his recording Stille Liebe in the categories:

  • SINGER OF THE YEAR
  • YOUNG ARTIST OF THE YEAR
  • SOLO RECORDING OF THE YEAR “LIED”.

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Michael König is nominated in for his interpretation of the title role in Wagner’s Lohengrin in the category:

  • SINGER OF THE YEAR

This recording is also nominated in the categories:

  • OPERA RECORDING OF THE YEAR
  • AUDIOVISUAL RECORDING OF THE YEAR.

Emily Magee is nominated for her interpretation of Ghita in Zemlinsky’s Der Zwerg as

  • SINGER OF THE YEAR

The recording is also nominated in the categories:

  • OPERA RECORDING OF THE YEAR
  • AUDIOVISUAL RECORDING OF THE YEAR

Further the recording of Die Walküre from the Royal Opera House with Emily Magee as Sieglinde is nominated in the categories:

  • OPERA RECORDING OF THE YEAR
  • AUDIOVISUAL RECORDING OF THE YEAR

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The recording Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg with the Staatskapelle Dresden under the baton of Christian Thielemann is nominated in the category:

  • OPERA RECORDING OF THE YEAR.

Christa Mayer can be heard here as Magdalene.

Camilla Nylund is nominated in for the production Wagner at Wahnfried in the category:

  • SOLO RECORDING OF THE YEAR ORATORIO/CONCERT

Further the recording of Die Frau ohne Schatten from Vienna State Opera with Camilla Nylund as the Empress, is in the category:

  • OPERA RECORDING OF THE YEAR

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With the album Bach & Telemann Arias Valer Sabadus is nominated in the categories:

  • SINGER OF THE YEAR
  • SOLO RECORDING OF THE YEAR ORATORIO/CONCERT.

Simone Schneider is nominated for her interpretation of Elsa in Wagner’s Lohengrin in the category:

  • SINGER OF THE YEAR

Further his recording is also nominated in the categories:

  • OPERA RECORDING OF THE YEAR
  • AUDIOVISUAL RECORDING OF THE YEAR.

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For his first solo album Verdi, Ludovic Tézier is nominated in the categories:

  • SINGER OF THE YEAR 
  • SOLO RECORDING OF THE YEAR OPERA.

The recording Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg with the Staatskapelle Dresden under the baton of Christian Thielemann is nominated in the category:

  • OPERA RECORDING OF THE YEAR

Klaus Florian Vogt can be heard here as Stolzing.

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