Sir Paul's Ecce Cor Meum oratorio has been nominated for a Classical Brit Award. Other nominees for the best album award include Welsh mezzo-soprano Katherine Jenkins, Welsh tenor Bryn Terfel, Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti, Mexican tenor Rolando Villazon, UK choir The Sixteen, and Sting for his Songs From The Labyrinth collection of the lute music. Classic FM listeners and Classic FM magazine readers will select the winner of the Album of the Year award. Voting will begin on 10 April and visitors to www.classicfm.com will be able to cast their vote for their favorite album. The Best Album award will be announced on May 3d during a ceremony to be held at London's Royal Albert Hall. ITV 1 will televise ceremony on Sunday, May 6.
(kindly submitted by PLUGGED correspondent Joan M. Hopkins)
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