In September Chris goes to Wroclaw (Breslau) to put down an album of music by the Russian composer Yury Kunets with the Stage Orchestra Wroclaw conducted by Lee Holdridge. In Madrid Chris records a program of Stravinsky orchestra works with the Orquestra Nacional di Espana under the baton of Juan Pons. After that he is Los Angeles for a recording of Prokofiev’s Symphony No 5 with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Gustavo Dudamel.
The German ECHO Klassik awards are announced and three CDs produced by Chris are honoured: Mahler’s Des Knaben Wunderhorn with the baritone Thomas Hampson; The Italian Tenor with Vittorio Grigolo and Live in Vienna with Lang Lang– this last as the bestselling classical album of the year.
- Lang Lang
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