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Public Nomination (closed) Public Voting (closed) Your Choice IS Listeners' Choice

Thank you for coming, and bringing others, during the 11 days of the Public Voting Round of our 4th Listeners' Choice Award to meet, listen and vote for our 5 nominees who have gained exposure to cheering fans, proud supporters, enthusiastic cellists and music lovers from 73 countries on all 5 continents.

After we've counted Your Votes, the 4th annual Listeners' Choice Award goes to:

Duo Virtuoso

Murasaki Duo: Eric Kutz & Miko Kominami

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Our winner and nominees will be featured individually and as a group on this website and our VCF Prelude in the coming weeks and months! Stay tuned!

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Duo Virtuoso Rossini | Martinu |

Ginastera | Piazzolla | Brahms

Murasaki Duo — Eric Kutz (cello), Miko

Kominami (piano)

Your Voice from nomination forms:

Sakura (Chicago, IL, USA)

This is such a fun and electrifying program, perfect to showcase the musical and technical prowess of these two virtuosos!

PTChung (Toronto, ON, Canada)

Great performance, fantastic programming and dynamic presentation make this CD a must-have!


Haydn | Wranitzky

Cello Concertos

Enrico Bronzi (cello and conductor), Orchestra

di Padova e del Veneto

Your Voice from nomination forms:

Rossi (Milan, Italy)

Gorgeous sound and really masterful playing!! The pairing of Haydn and Wranitzky is excellent!

Matteo UWS (New York, NY, USA)

Bravo Enrico! This is the best performance I've heard in years.


Solitude Lanza | Lim | Saunders |

Dillon | Blondeau

Séverine Ballon (cello and electronics)

with Mark Knoop (piano) for track 2

Your Voice from nomination forms:

MarieAMusik (Paris, France)

This highly anticipated solo début disc of Séverine Ballon is truly a tour de force!!

Rick (Boston, MA, USA)

Evocative, powerful and captivating — a tremendous success for Ballon and experimental music.



D'Albert | Bruch | Dohnányi

David Pia (cello), Ulf Schirmer (conductor), Münchner Rundfunkorchester

Your Voice from nomination forms:

Schmidt (Munich, Germany)

An exquisite performance by David Pia. I fell in love with the d'Albert concerto!

KYC50 (New York, NY, USA)

Wonderful CD and delightful performance! Thank you David Pia and Ulf Schirmer for this enchanting and intriguing program.


20thC Women Composers

Beach | Boulanger | Clarke

Trio des Alpes — Mirjam Tschopp (violin),

Claude Hauri (cello), Corrado Greco (piano)

with Lorna Windsor (soprano) tracks 9-12

Your Voice from nomination forms:

Colombo (Ticino, Switzerland)

Tschopp, Hauri and Greco are outstanding individually, and when the three join forces as a trio, their performance is magnifico!

Annette (Washington, DC, USA)

Trio des Alpes gave a breathtaking performance of these wonderfully beautiful and fascinating works.