Guitarist Slava Grigoryan won the Award for Best Classical Album, for Bach Cello Suites Volume I.
<p><p class="MsoNormal"><em>ABC Limelight</em> magazine won “Relaunch of the Year” at the Publishers Australia Excellence Awards on Friday night. <em>Limelight</em> relaunched in June 2012 with a fresh design, an elegant portico of new columns on opera, contemporary music, history and an extended review section. The magazine’s aim is to keep the reader in touch with all that is wonderful in music and the relaunch helped to achieve this.</p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Francis Merson, Editor of <em>Limelight</em>, was also runner up in the “Editor of the Year” category.</p></p>