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John Williams, Nicola Benedetti, Freddie De Tommaso and Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason have been nominated in the Best Classical Artist category.
The Global Awards are back for 2022, and the shortlist for the Best Classical Artist category has been revealed.
Film composer John Williams, violinist Nicola Benedetti, cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason, pianist Isata Kanneh-Mason and tenor Freddie De Tommaso are the five nominees in the classical category.
The shortlisted artists and podcasters across a host of popular categories were unveiled on air, online and on Global Player on Monday 4 April 2022.
Now in its fifth year, The Global Awards brings together Global’s radio stations including Capital, Heart, Classic FM, Smooth, Radio X, Capital XTRA, Capital Dance, Gold, as well as Global Player, to celebrate the biggest stars of music, podcasting and entertainment across a wide range of genres.
The categories reflect the content aired on Global’s radio stations and on Global Player, and the winners will be revealed on-air, online and on Global Player on 14 April 2022.
(categories judged by industry panel)
Best British Act
Best Classical Artist
Best Hip Hop Or R&b
Best Indie Act
Best Mass Appeal Artist
Best Dance Act
Most Played Song