Kevin Malone The People Protesting Drum Out Bigly Covfefe recorded by pianist Adam Swayne on the Coviello CD “[speak to me]” has been shortlisted for Opus Klassik’s 2019 “World Premiere Recording” category.
Adam premiered the work, which consists of anti-Trump, pro-immigration and pro-women’s rights chants, in 2018 after which the CD was both BBC’s pick of the week for Radio 3’s “Record Review” in January and pick of the month for the April BBC Music Magazine.
This is Germany’s top classical awards, with a jury made up of representatives from the classical music sector in Germany. Results will be announced in October 2019.
Adam was also shortlisted for the best solo instrument category, the only musician appearing in two categories this year.
Many congratulations to Adam Swayne!
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