The nominations for the 2017 International Opera Awards have been announced, featuring a number of Askonas Holt artists.
Taking place on Sunday 7 May 2017, the winners will be announced at the London Coliseum – tickets can be purchased here. Amongst the nominations are Thomas Adès, Christiane Karg, Elīna Garanča, Louise Alder and Julie Fuchs – good luck to all!
The winner of the Readers’ Award will be chosen by a public vote – cast your vote here.
View the full list of nominations here.
READERS’ AWARD – vote here
RECORDING (Complete Opera)
Wagner: Die Walküre (Naxos) ft. Michelle DeYoung
Tchaikovsky: Pique Dame (BR Klassik) ft. Larissa Diadkova, Oksana Volkova & Anatoli Sivko
Verdi: La forza del destino (Sony) ft. Ludovic Tézier
Berg: Lulu (Nonesuch) ft. Alan Oke
Thomas Adès: The Exterminating Angel (Salzburg Festival) starring Sir Thomas Allen, Frédéric Antoun, Sophie Bevan, Iestyn Davies & Christine Rice
Elena Langer: Figaro Gets a Divorce (Welsh National Opera) starring Mark Stone & Alan Oke