Prestigious award to be handed out October 9 at the Konzerthaus Berlin.
Equally at home in the classical and folk styles, Mr. Flores captivates audiences with his energetic delivery and colourful tone.
Sir András Schiff
Awarded Knighthood by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in June 2014, Sir András Schiff is world-renowned and critically acclaimed as a pianist, conductor, pedagogue and lecturer.
Markus Stenz is Chief Conductor of the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra and Principal Guest Conductor of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
Hailed by the Washington Post as “a seasoned phenomenon,” Narek Hakhnazaryan won the Cello First Prize and Gold Medal at the XIV International Tchaikovsky Competition in 2011 at the age of 22.
Jennifer Johnson Cano
Mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano is a naturally gifted singer noted for her profound artistry, commanding stage presence and engaging personality.
Danish String Quartet
Embodying the quintessential elements of a chamber music ensemble, the Danish String Quartet has established a reputation for their integrated sound, impeccable intonation and judicious balance.
Emerson String Quartet
The Emerson String Quartet has accumulated an unparalleled list of achievements over three decades, including over thirty acclaimed recordings and nine Grammys®.
Possessing a voice praised by the San Francisco Chronicle for its “effortless precision and tonal luster,” soprano Jessica Rivera is established as one of the most creatively inspired vocal artists before the public today.
American Brass Quintet
The American Brass Quintet is internationally recognized as one of the premier chamber music ensembles of our time, celebrated for peerless leadership in the brass world.