The new longlist of the annual awards 2022 is online!

The new longlist of the annual awards 2022 is online!

The German Record Critics’ Award presents the longlist with all nominations for the annual awards of 2022.

05.09.2022 – The jurors nominated a total of 102 outstanding new recording productions that were released on the German-speaking market in the last eighteen months – titles from all musical genres, including audiobooks.

All titles that will come out ahead will be announced on the 28th of September 2022.

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The following jury members were involved in the 2021 annual committee: Eleonore Büning (Jury Chamber Music II), Ralf Dombrowski (Jury Pop), Jörn Florian Fuchs (Jury Verbal Art), Julia Kaiser (Jury Chamber Music II), Tobias Rapp (Jury Club and Dance), Isabel Steppeler (Jury Electronic and Experimental), Juliane Streich (Jury Rock), Markus Thiel (Jury Lieder and Vocal Recital) and Matthias Wegner (Jury Jazz II)

Longlist Annual Awards 2022

  • »30 Years of New Organ Works (1991-2021)« – Works by Dusapin et al. Foccroulle (Fuga Libera)
  • »Absolutely … Ennio Morricone I« – Arrangements. Pincini, Buttà, Zampini (Da Vinci)
  • »Aether« – Works by Varèse, Ades et al. Aristidou, Barenboim, Pahud, Guggeis et al. (Alpha)
  • »Bruckner Orbit« – Works by Bruckner, Brahms, Leopoldi, Legrand et al. Wilfer (Gramola)
  • »Deutschfolk« – Soundtrack zum Volksliedrevival in der BRDDR. Edited by Hanneken (NoEthno)
  • »Die Rieger Orgel St. Martin in Kassel« – Works by JS Bach, Böhm et al. Eckhard Manz (MDG)
  • »Dimitri Mitropoulos« – The Complete RCA & Columbia Album Collection (Sony)
  • »Dissonance« – Lieder by Rachmaninow. Grigorian, Geniušas (Alpha)
  • »Draw On Sweet Night« – Wilbye: Madrigals. I Fagiolini, Robert Hollingworth (Coro)
  • »Frieda Kwast-Hodapp« – German Radio Recordings 1948 (Melo)
  • »Josquin The Undead« – Choral works by Desprez, Gombert et al. Graindelavoix, Schmelzer (Glossa)
  • »Michael Gielen Edition Vol. 1-10« (SWR Classic)
  • »Nur meine Lieder« – Weggefährten und Liedgenossen singen Christof Stählin (Buschfunk)
  • »‘round midnight« – Works by Schönberg, Dutilleux et al. Quatuor Ébène, Tamestit et al. (Erato)
  • »The Berlin Concert« – Film Music. Berliner Philharmoniker, John Williams (DG)
  • »This Be Her Verse« – Lieder by C Schumann, Mayer, Boulanger, Tagg. Schultz, Ware (Alpha)
  • »Umfassung_Embracement« – Works by Monk, Kuhn, Henderson et al. Röck, Jäger (TYXart)
  • »Vous avez dit Brunettes?« – Works by Du Bousset, Le Clerc et al. Les Kapsber’girls (Alpha)
  • Abrahamsen: The Snow Queen. Hannigan et al., Meister. Stage Direction: Kriegenburg (BayStaatsoperR)
  • Adámek: Follow Me, Where Are You? Faust, Kožená, SO des BR, Rundel, Rattle (BR Klassik)
  • Bach CPE: Piano Sonatas & Rondos. Hamelin (Hyperion)
  • Bach JS: Mass in B minor BWV 232. Johannsen et al. Akamus Berlin, Jacobs (harmonia mundi)
  • Beethoven, Berg, Bartók: Violin Concertos. Zimmermann, Berliner Phil, Petrenko et al. (BPhilR)
  • Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos. 0-7 et al. Korstick, ORF Radio SO Wien, Trinks (cpo)
  • Beethoven: Piano Sonatas op. 49/1, op.109, op.111. BBC 1971-1987. Annie Fischer (ica)
  • Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 6-9. Gouzy, Fischer et al. Le Concert des Nations, Savall (Alia Vox)
  • Bolcom: The Complete Rags. Hamelin (Hyperion)
  • Bruckner: Symphony No. 4. Bamberger Symphoniker, Hrůša (Accentus)
  • Cage: Choral works. Latvian Radio Choir, Sigvards Kļava (Ondine)
  • Debussy: Pelléas und Mélisande. Santoni, Behr, Duhamel et al. Les Siècles, Roth (harmonia mundi)
  • Gesualdo: Madrigali a cinque voci, Libro quinto (1611). Collegium Vocale Gent, Herreweghe (PHI)
  • Grieg: Peer Gynt (arr. Tormod Tvete Vik). Hemsing, Trondheim Soloists (Berlin Classics)
  • Haydn: Die sieben letzten Worte. Elbert et al., Kammerchor & Hofkapelle Stuttgart, Bernius (Carus)
  • Messiaen: Vingt regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus. Chamayou (Erato)
  • Montigny: Grands Motets. Ensemble Antiphona, Muleika (Paraty)
  • Mozart: String Quartets Vol. V (KV 156, 158, 170, 171, 173, 421, 428). Armida Quartett (CAvi)
  • Mozart, Voříšek: Symphonies. GewandhausO Leipzig, Blomstedt (Accentus)
  • Ravel: Piano Concertos & Songs. Tiberghien, Degout, Les Siècles, Roth (harmonia mundi)
  • Regnart: Missa Christ ist erstanden et al. Cinquecento (Hyperion)
  • Rihm: Sphäre nach Studie et al. Gerhaher, Zimmermann, Widmann, Stefanovich et al. (BR Klassik)
  • Saint-Saëns: Piano Works, Paraphrases and Transcriptions Vol. 1 & 2. Gray (Divine Art Records)
  • Scarlatti D: Sonatas. Michael Korstick (cpo)
  • Schmelzer: Violin Sonatas »Sonatae unarum fidium«. Ars Antiqua Austria, Letzbor (Pan)
  • Schoeck: Elegie op. 36. Gerhaher, Kammerorchester Basel, Holliger (Sony)
  • Schönberg: String Quartets Nos. 1 & 3. Gringolts Quartet (BIS)
  • Schumann: Complete Songs. Gerhaher, Huber et al. (Sony)
  • Tschaikowsky: Complete Symphonies. Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich, Järvi (Alpha)
  • Weber: Der Freischütz. Schmitt, Kasper et al. Freiburger Barockorchester, Jacobs (harmonia mundi)
  • Xenakis: Plèiades & Persephassa (Percussions de Strasbourg)
  • Zacara da Teramo: Complete Works. Cassinari, Dantcheva et al., La Fonte Musica, Pasotti (Alpha)
  • Zandonai: Francesca da Rimini. Tetelman et al. Deutsche Oper Berlin, Rizzi. Stage Direction: Loy (Naxos)

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  • Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin, Paco De Lucia: Saturday Night In San Francisco (earMusic)
  • Automatic: Excess (Stones Throw)
  • Barbara Thalheim: Novemberblues. Deutschlands 9. November (Reptiphon)
  • Becca Stevens & The Secret Trio (Ground Up)
  • Billy Mohler, Chris Speed, Nate Wood, Shane Endsley: Anatomy (Contagious Music)
  • Birds of Passage: The Last Garden (Denovali)
  • Bonnen Trio +3: Transluzenz (Obst)
  • Charles Lloyd Chapel Trio: Trios (Blue Note Records)
  • Christian Haase: Salz im Süßen – Die Sizilien-Session (hTMV)
  • Claus Boesser-Ferrari: The Wind Cries Mary (Acoustic Music)
  • Damon Albarn: The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flows (Transgressive)
  • Dark Star Safari: Walk Through Lightly (Arjunamusic)
  • Dave Liebman, Richie Beirach: Empathy (Jazzline)
  • David Murray Brave New World Trio: Seriana Promethea (Intakt)
  • Manfred Maurenbrecher et al.: Die Lieder der Commune (Müller-Lüdenscheidt-Verlag)
  • Domi & JD Beck feat.Thundercat, Herbie Hancock et al.: Not Thight (Blue Note)
  • Ebow: Canê (Virgin Music)
  • Emile Parisien Sextet: Louise (ACT)
  • Fontaines D.C.: Skinty fia (Partisan)
  • Franui, Nikolaus Habjan: Kreisler-Lieder (col legno)
  • Günter Baby Sommer & The Lucaciu 3: Karawane (Intakt)
  • Hannes Wader: Noch hier – was ich noch singen wollte (Stockfisch)
  • Hasaan Ibn Ali: Retrospect in Retirement of Delay – The Solo Record (Omnivore)
  • Horace Andy: Midnight Rocker (On-U Sound)
  • Huerco S.: Plonk (Incienso)
  • Jamestown Revival: Young Man (Jamestown Revival Recordings)
  • Jan Peter Schwalm & Stephan Thelen: Transneptunian Planets (Rare Noise)
  • Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit: Georgia Blue (Southeastern Records)
  • Jeff Beck, Johnny Depp: 18 (Rhino)
  • Jerry Leger: Nothing Pressing (Latent)
  • John Scofield: John Scofield (ECM)
  • Jürgen Friedrich Large Ensemble: Semi Song (nWog)
  • Lilli Bandt: Distaenzerin (Silberblick)
  • Mariá Portugal: Erosao (Fun In The Church)
  • Marjan Vahdat: Our Garden is Alone (Kirkelig Kulturverksted)
  • Mary Halvorson: Amaryllis (Nonesuch)
  • Muddy Gurdy: Homecoming (Chantilly Negra)
  • Nala Sinephro: Space 1.8 (Warp)
  • Nduduzo Makhathini: In the Spirit of Ntu (Blue Note)
  • Perel: Jesus Was An Alien (Kompakt)
  • Petter Eldh: Projekt Drums Vol. 1 (Edition)
  • Renaud Garcia-Fons: Le souffle des cordes (E-motive)
  • Shujaat Hasain Khan, Katayoun Goudarzi, Shaho Andalibi, Shariq Mustafa: This Pale (Lycopod)
  • Steve Tibbetts: Hellbound Train (ECM)
  • Stromae: Multitude (Polydor)
  • The Jeremy Days: Beauty In Broken (Circushead)
  • Tocotronic: Nie wieder Krieg (Vertigo)
  • Tokunbo: Golden Days (in-akustik)
  • Wolfgang Niedecken: Dylanreise (Vertigo)

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  • Kirsten Boie: Heul doch nicht, du lebst ja noch. Jodie Ahlborn (Oetinger Audio)
  • Richard Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen. Radio play version by Regine Ahrem (Der Audio Verlag)
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