John Eliot Gardiner being presented with the 2013 Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Musician by Section Chair Guy Dammann

Section chair Guy Dammann presents Sir John Eliot with the award

The Critics Circle

John Eliot Gardiner receives 2013 Outstanding Musician Award

Conductor and Bach scholar presented with award at Royal Opera House ceremony

Guy Dammann

Published: 26/09/2013


The conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner was yesterday presented with the Music Section's most prestigious annual gong, the Outstanding Musician Award.


The presentation was made at a ceremony in the Royal antechamber of the Royal Opera House, ahead of the second performance of the Royal Opera's production of La Nozze di Figaro, conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner.



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