Nominees for the 2013 Fine Arts and Artisan ARIA Awards have been announced. The categories include Best Classical Album, Best Jazz Album, Best Original Soundtrack/Cast/Show Album, Best World Music Album, Producer Of The Year, Engineer Of the Year, and Best Cover Art.
Nominees for best Classical Album are Amy Dickson, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra for Catch Me If You Can, David Hansen for Rivals - Arias for Farinelli & Co. Jane Sheldon for North + South, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Nigel Westlake for Missa Solis: Requiem for Eli and Sally Whitwell for All Imperfect Things: Solo Piano Music of Michael Nyman
Nominees for Best Jazz Album are Andrea Keller for Family Portraits Jonathan Zwartz for The Remembering & Forgetting of the Air, Renee Geyer for Swing, The Idea Of North for Smile and Tommy Emmanuel & Martin Taylor for The Colonel & The Governor.
The winners will be announced on Tuesday October 15h at The Art Gallery of New South Wales.
Click here for the full list of nominees.