Rachel Kolly d'Alba nominated for 2013 ICMA award
Rachel Kolly d'Alba's new album "American Serenade" continues the collaboration with John Axelrod, featuring Waxman: Carmen Fantasy, Gershwin: Fantasy on Porgy and Bess, and Bernstein: Serenade and has been nominated for the ICMA concerto award in 2013.
This is the second time Rachel has been nominated for this award, having also won it in 2012 with this accolade: "Rachel Kolly d'Alba is an inventive and passionate violinist with a genuine feeling for expressive phrasing. Backed by two strong conductors, she surprises us repeatedly with her very personal playing and a rare quality of tone."
The 2013 winners are due to be announced on 1 February 2013.