26/02/2018 | Le Bureau Export Paris

France | Winners of Les Victoires de la Musique Classique 2018

Les Victoires de la Musique Classique are a yearly French awards ceremony dedicated to classical music.

Last Friday 23rd of February, the 25th edition took place in Evian-Les-Bains and was broadcasted live on French television. The winners are:

  • Victoire d’honneur – Honorary Prize
    Soprano singer Angela Gheorghiu was awarded a special “Victoire d’honneur” for a lifetime’s achievement in music.
  • Enregistrement de l’année – Recording of the Year 
    Album Mirages featuring Soprano singer Sabine Devieilhe, pianist Alexandre Tharaud (CLB Management) and Ensemble Les Siècles conducted by François-Xavier Roth (Erato).
  • Artiste lyrique – Lyrical Artist
    Soprano Sabine Devieilhe.
  • Soliste instrumental – Instrumental Soloist
    Celliste Victor Julien-Laferrière.
  • Compositeur – Composer
    Composer Karol Beffa (Editions Gérard Billaudot) for Le Bateau Ivre, a piece for symphonic orchestra. 
  • Révélation soliste instrumental – Instrumental soloist newcomer
    Celliste Bruno Philippe (L’Agence). 
  • Révélation artiste lyrique – Lyric newcomer
    Mezzo-soprano singer Eva Zaïcik (RSB Artists).