BBC Music Magazine Award for „Beethoven 9“ App DG's "Beethoven 9" app, a partnership with Touch Press, won the App Award which has been presented this year for the first time. The internationally acclaimed BBC Music Mgagazine Awards for 2014 were announced on April 8 during an exclusive ceremony held at King´s Place in London. Perfect Partnership Anne-Sophie Mutter and Lambert Orkis celebrate 25th anniversary of their duo partnership this May with release of The Silver Album and major European recital tour. Music to Max’s Ears - Max Richter signs to Deutsche Grammophon Contemporary British composer Max Richter today announced a new partnership with Deutsche Grammophon, the world’s oldest classical music label. The exclusive new deal encompasses new works and collaborations, as well as the release in April on Deutsche Grammophon of his best-selling solo albums. Anna Netrebko sang olympic hymn at the opening ceremony of Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko – “the reigning new diva of the early 21st century” (AP) – made a surprise appearance at the opening ceremony for the 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games at Sochi’s Fisht Olympic Stadium, singing the Olympic Hymn live during the presentation of the Olympic Flag. Deutsche Grammophon nets trio of top awards at "Victoires de la Musique" Violinist Nemanja Radulović has been honoured as “Solo Instrumentalist of the Year” and the Henri Dutilleux recording Correspondances as the “Best Recording of the Year” at the prestigious Victoires de la Musique ceremony. DG star accordionist Richard Galliano was named “Best Composer” for his Fables of Tuba. The Tempest named "Best Opera Recording" at The Grammys The Deutsche Grammophon DVD recording of Thomas Adès's opera The Tempest was named Best Opera Recording at the 56th annual Grammy Awards.