On January 18th, the International Classical Music Awards 2018’s jury picked their winners from the 357 nominated audio and video releases. Among the winners, percussionist Christoph Sietzen has been awarded the prestigious Young Artist Of The Year Award.
Here is what the jury President Remy Frank has to say: “Running now for eight years, ICMA has become a huge annual celebration and a widely respected benchmark of musical excellence. (...) The Jury has, as in past years, identified where those highest standards can be seen and heard, and the musicians honored in 2018 are testament to the world’s thriving and vibrant music community.”
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