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Naxos 2013 Catalogue – Competition Winners

August 29, 2013

Congratulations to the winners of our Naxos 2013 Catalogue Competition in which we challenged musical sleuths to identify the eight composers with major anniversaries this year from the portraits on the catalogue front cover. Classical musicology is clearly in globally safe hands, with the 10 drawn winners coming from 10 different countries. Each will receive a GREAT set of 10 CDs. The winners are:

  1. Manfred Peter Kautz, Germany
  2. Claude Chauvel, France
  3. Andrew Sandilands, Canada
  4. Helle Floris, Denmark
  5. Rodney Edgecombe, South Africa
  6. Iain B. Macgregor-Borthwick, United Kingdom
  7. Bjorn Tore Pedersen, Norway
  8. Anne Whitehead, New Zealand
  9. Markku Villikka, Finland
  10. Michael Collins, Australia

Competition answers:

Giuseppe Verdi (born 1813): First row, 5th from left
Pietro Mascagni (born 1863): Third row,2nd from left
Richard Wagner (born 1813): Third  row, 6th from left
Carlo Gesualdo (died 1613): Fourth row, 3rd from left
Charles Valentin Alkan (born 1813): Fifth row, 1st from left
Arcangelo Corelli (died 1713): Fifth row, 2nd from left
Paul Hindemith (died 1963): Fifth row, 4th from left
Jacques Hotteterre (died 1763): Last row, fourth from left

See Naxos Catalogue 2013


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