The Verein zur Förderung der Klassischen Musik has announced the new OPUS KLASSIK-award winners. Anastasia Kobekina was awarded in the category »Young Talent of the Year (Cello)«. The awarding takes place on Sunday 13 October 2024 at Konzerthaus Berlin and will be televised on ZDF on the same day from 22:15.

Matthias Spindler (Compofactur), who was involved in this release as Arranger and Music Engraver is very happy for the winner: Champagne & Chapeau!

Anastasia Kobekina – Venice

Composers: Johann Sebastian Bach · Nino Rota · Brian Eno, Jon Hopkins & Leo Abrahams
Arranger: Matthias Spindler
Tracks: Adagio ex Concerto in D minor after Alessandro Marcello, BWV 974 · Canto della Buranella · Emerald and Stone
ViolonCello: Anastasia Kobekina
Theorbo: Azul Lima
Contrabass: Fran Petrač
Sub-Bass: Maximilien Ciup

2024 Sony Classical
1CD |D|D|D| 96588 28072 6
Int. Release Date: 02/2024
N.B.: Team Player (Arranger · Music Engraver)
2024 — NDR Kultur Album der Woche (03.03.2024)
2024 — OPUS KLASSIK »Young Talent of the Year (Cello)«
2024 — Official Specialist Classical Chart #2 (Great Britain)
2024 — iTunes Top Classical Music Albums Charts #1 (Belgium)
2024 — iTunes Top Classical Music Albums Charts #1 (France)
2024 — iTunes Top Classical Music Albums Charts #4 (Great Britain)
2024 — iTunes Top Classical Music Albums Charts #1 (Germany)
2024 — iTunes Top Classical Music Albums Charts #1 (India)
2024 — iTunes Top Classical Music Albums Charts #1 (Mexico)
2024 — iTunes Top Classical Music Albums Charts #1 (Netherlands)
2024 — iTunes Top Classical Music Albums Charts #1 (USA)

Track: Concerto in D Minor, BWV 974: II. Adagio (after Marcello)

Track: Canto della Buranella

Track: Emerald and Stone