Russian National Orchestra

Awards and Honors

Orchestra and Ensembles

Russian National Orchestra

One of the World's Greatest Orchestras
Gramophone magazine, 2008

Russian Wind Quintet

1st Place, 2005 Osaka
Chamber Music Competition


Prokofiev & Beintus: Peter and the Wolf / Wolf Tracks

  • GRAMMY Award, 2004

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6

  • Gramophone List: The 100 Greatest Recordings

Shostakovich: Symphonies No. 1 and No. 6

  • Editor's Choice, Gramophone
  • Diapason d'Or de l'année
  • Choc du monde de la Musique de l'année
  • Double 10, Classics Today
  • Best of 2006, Soundstage

Scriabin: Symphony No. 1 and The Poem of Ecstasy

  • Telegraph: Best Classical Albums, 2015
  • MusicWeb Recording of the Month

Shostakovich Symphony No. 7

  • 2016 Grammy Nomination, Best Surround Sound Album
  • Diapason d'Or de l'année 2015
  • Diapason d'Or (September 2015)
  • MusicWeb Recording of the Year (2015)
  • MusicWeb Recording of the Month (April 2015)

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5

  • Disc of the Month, BBC Music Magazine (Oct 2011)

Rachmaninov: The Bells (Live in Moscow)

  • Editor's Choice, Classic FM

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D (Julia Fischer)

  • BBC Music Magazine, Best Recording of Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto
  • 2007 Gramophone Artist of the Year
  • Echo Klassik Award, Best Instrumental Performance of 2007
  • Best Recording of Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto (
  • Best of 2006, Audiophile Audition
  • Editor's Choice, Gramophone Magazine (April 2007)
  • Financial Times Critics Choice

Beethoven: The Nine Symphonies

  • WGUC Top CD of 2007
  • Recording of the Month, MusicWeb

Beethoven: Piano Concertos No. 2 and No. 4

  • Best Concerto Recording 2007, Tokyo Record Academy

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 11, "The Year 1905"

  • Classical CD of the Week, The Telegraph, London
  • Best of 2006, Soundstage

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 15 & Hamlet

  • BBC Music Choice of the Month

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 8

  • Supersonic Award, Pizzicato, (Luxembourg)

Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty

  • BBC's Fourth Most Listened To Recording of Past 75 Years

Russian Violin Concertos (Julia Fischer)

  • Editor's Choice, Gramophone Magazine (January 2005)
  • 2005 Echo Klassik Award, Concerto Record of the Year

Shostakovich: Symphonies No. 5 and No. 9

  • Choc du monde de la Musique (May 2007)
  • Edison Award Nominee, 2008 (Holland)

Ravel & Prokofiev: Piano Concertos (Francesco Tristano Schlimé)

  • Choc du monde de la Musique (July/Aug 2006)
  • Editor's Choice, Gramophone Magazine (September 2006)
  • Classical CD of the Week, The Daily Telegraph

Chopin & Loewe: Piano Concertos (Mari Kodama)

  • Best of 2004, Audiophile Audition

Prokofiev, Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos No. 3 (Mikhail Pletnev)

  • Nominated for GRAMMY Award, 2004

Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 3, Symphonic Dances

  • Romantic Record of the Year (Classic FM Magazine), 1998

Prokofiev: Cinderella

  • Top Recordings of the 1990s, Gramophone Magazine

Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 3; Stravinsky: Divertimento

  • Classical CD of the Week: The Telegraph, London
  • Multichannel Disc of the Month, Audiophile Audition (Nov. 2010)

Tchaikovsky: Hamlet & Romeo and Juliet

  • Recording of the Month, Gramophone Magazine (March 2009)

Taneyev: At the Reading of a Psalm

  • Classical CD of the Week: The Telegraph, London

Scriabin: Symphony No 3, The Poem of Ecstasy

  • Classical CD of the Week: The Telegraph, London

Glazunov: Complete Concertos

  • Classical CD of the Week, The Telegraph
  • Recording of the Month, MusicWeb
  • CD of the Week (Colorado and Minnesota Public Radio)
  • CD of the Week (WQZR New York, WETA Washington)
  • BBC Music Magazine: Editor's Choice (June 2013)