The Gramophone Hall of Fame celebrates those performers, producers, engineers and label executives whose contributions to classical music recording, whether through artistic excellence, innovation or imagination, have proved the most influential and inspiring.




String/brass/woodwind players

Vocal and instrumental ensembles

Alban Berg Quartet ★ Amadeus Quartet ★ Beaux Arts Trio ★ The King's Singers ★ Takács Quartet ★ The Tallis Scholars

Producers/engineers/record label executives

Emile BERLINER ★ Bernard COUTAZ John CULSHAW ★ C Robert FINE ★ Fred GAISBERG ★ Klaus HEYMANN ★ Alain LANCERON ★ Walter LEGGE ★ Edward LEWIS ★ Goddard LIEBERSON ★ Richard MOHR ★ Ted PERRY ★ Kenneth WILKINSON


Photos: 1) Mariss Jansons; 2) Joyce DiDonato (by Josef Fischnaller); 3) Grigory Sokolov (by Klaus Rudolph); 4) Anne-Sophie Mutter (by Monika Höfler); 5) Takács Quartet (by Robert Torres)

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