Kent Nagano wins ECHO Klassik 2017 ‘Conductor of the Year’ award

We are delighted to announce that Kent Nagano has been awarded the Echo Klassik 2017 ‘Conductor of the Year’ award for his interpretation of Strauss’ Eine Alpensinfonie recorded with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and released last year on FARAO classics. The winners will be presented with their prizes at a gala event taking place in the Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg on Sunday, 29th October, 2017.

Kent is honoured to receive an award again this year having been presented in 2016 with the accolade for best Opera recording in the 20th/21st Century music category for his work with the Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal and their recording of Honnegger & Ibert’s, L’Aiglon (Decca).

For a full list of this year’s winners please click here.

Congratulations all round!