14 February 2011, Monday, 10:52

Ildar Abdrazakov wins “Grammy”

author: Elmira Sabirova

Our compatriot – popular opera soloist of Mariinsky Theater Ildar Abdrazakov is included into the list of “Grammy” laureates.

The singer won two awards of the US National Art and Sound Recording Technique Academy for his album “The Requiem”, which became “The best classical album”. He also won the nomination “The best choral performance”, the official site of the Academy reports.

Along with Abdrazakov his colleague from Mariinsky Theater Olga Borodina, singers Barbara Frittoli and Mario Dzeffiri, the famous Italian bandmaster Ricardo Muti and Chicago Symphonic Orchestra and Chicago Chorus participated in work over the album “The Requiem”.

The solemn awarding ceremony has taken place in Los-Angeles.

themes: awards