Russian pianist Trifonov had won a «Grammy»

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Dinitrate in fotobanken Daniil Trifonov. Archive photoRussian pianist Trifonov had won a «Grammy»© RIA Novosti / Alexander Dinitrate the image Bank

Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov was awarded the recording Academy, the US «Grammy» in the category «best instrumental solo», said the organizers.

Announcement of winners the 60th anniversary Grammy awards held on Sunday.

Daniil Trifonov, who in March turns 27 years old, is already a winner of numerous competitions and awards. The Grammy award he won for the album «Transcendental». In this category, in addition to the Russian pianist, was presented the American pianist Murray Peraia, the Briton Stephen Isserlis, Mary Rettberg and German violinist Frank Peter Zimmerman.

For the award «Grammy» in the category «best classical solo album» was posthumously submitted by the Russian Opera singer Dmitri Hvorostovsky for a drive «Sviridov: sail Rus», recorded together with conductor Constantine Orbelyan. The victory in this category was won by canadian Opera singer Barbara hannigan.

In the category «best Opera recording», was represented by soloists of Mariinsky theatre Andrey Serov and Vladimir Felyauer and Aida Garifullina for the performance of Rimsky-Korsakov’s «Golden Cockerel» conducted by Valery Gergiev, but won the artists of the Opera of Berg’s Wozzeck under the control of the Austrian conductor Hans Graf.

The winners of the nominees in classical, jazz, Latin music, and technical categories traditionally called a few hours before the concert on the occasion of the award «Grammy», this year it takes place in new York.

The award «Grammy», which is considered one of the most prestigious, especially in the world of popular music, has established and is awarded by the Academy of recording USA, more than 13 thousand of whose members voted for the winners online. To qualify for Grammy can record, published from 1 October 2016 to 30 September 2017.