Sivan Magen, Gramophone Award of the year !!
Sivan Magen, Musica Mundi Artist in Residence and Harp professor in the Musica Mundi School wins Gramophone Award of the year !!
The album "Sigla" containing compositions by Lotta Wennäkoski has won the Gramophone award for the contemporary music recording of the year.
The compositions are performed by Radio Symphony Orchestra with chief conductor Nicholas Collon and harpist Sivan Magen.
The album was composed for the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra’s Israeli-born principal harpist, Sivan Magen, with whom Wennäkoski worked to exploit the instrument’s full potential in terms of sonority and differences of timbre between its registers.