Benadetti Nominated For Two Brits

Young British violinist Nicola Benadetti, who recently lashed out at the UK press for veiled and not-so-veiled suggestions that her stardom was based more on looks than talent, has achieved some validation with her nomination for two major Classical Brit awards. “Her debut recording is in the running for Album of the Year, and she is one of three contenders for the Young British Classical Performer award.”