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8.Sep.2017

Pierre-Laurent Wins 2017 Gramophone Award


Pierre-Laurent Aimard has received a 2017 Gramophone Award in the Contemporary Category with conductor Sir George Benjamin and the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, for his recording of Tristan Murail’s Le D√©senchantement du monde on Musica Viva 22, released by NEOS in August 2016. The album also features the BRSO and Benjamin performing Gy√∂rgy Ligeti’s Lontano and Benjamin’s Palimpsests.

Musica Viva 22 continues a tradition — dating from 1945 in Germany — for one of the world’s foremost events for future-oriented and contemporary music.

Read more about the Gramophone Award here.