Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2023

Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2023

The Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2023 took place in London on October 4.

This year's award-winning recordings include music by John Cage, Owain Park and Carl Nielsen, published by Wise Music Group. 

Gramophone's Choral Award 2023

John Cage Choral works
Latvian Radio Choir, Sigvards Kļava
Includes Hymns and Variations by John Cage (C.F. Peters Corp) 


Gramophone's Concept Album Award 2023

Battle Cry: She Speaks
Helen Charlston, Toby Carr 
Delphian Records 
Including Battle Cry by Owain Park (Novello)


Gramophone's Orchestral Award 2023 & Recording of the Year 2023

Nielsen Symphonies
Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Fabio Luisi
Deutsche Grammophon
Includes Symphony No 4, ‘The Inextinguishable’ and Symphony No 5 by Carl Nielsen (Edition Wilhelm Hansen)


For the full list of winners, see here

Presented by Editor-in-Chief James Jolly, the ceremony featured live performances from many of this year's winners. On Sunday, October 8, at 7pm (UK time) highlights from the ceremony, including all of the live performances, will be presented YouTube,, and on

You can explore all of this year's shortlisted recordings in Gramophone's free digital magazine, which contains all of the original Gramophone reviews of the nominees.