Daniil Trifonov has been awarded the ECHO Klassik 2017 award for Best Solo Recording for piano music written in the 19th century. The honor recognizes his album “Transcendental,” released on Deutsche Grammophon in fall 2016.
The prize is the premier German award for classical music. Daniil this year is joined by renowned recipients including Joyce Di Donato, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Jonas Kaufmann, and Christian Tetzlaff.
The 2017 ceremony will take place on October 29 at Hamburg’s Elbphilharmonie Concert Hall.