Music Design Awards - 2015 Winners

WINNER - Publishing

Project: Metal Hammer / Star Wars magazine cover
Publication: Metal Hammer
James Isaacs, TeamRock, London, UK.


WINNER - Identity & Branding

Project: Sound branding for OSN
Client: OSN
Daniele Carmosion, DanCa, London, UK.

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WINNER - Live Performance, Tour or Festival

Project: Felix Champion
Design: Felix Champion


WINNER - Website - Pop Genre

Project: Oasis Official Website
Client: Oasis
Design: Dave Stansbie, The Creative Corporation, London UK

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WINNER - Website - Classical Genre

Project: Fidelio Arts
Client: Fidelio Arts - Artist Management
Design: Alan Long, Classical Music Design, London, UK

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Spanning nearly two years of efforts, the judges have been stringent in their decisions, weeding out some misleading entries to arrive at a constrained but very worthy list. They range from a website for an individual artist, to a major twin-centre music festival. A first ever Student winner picks up an award for a rethink on packaging.


Genre: Regional/National
Project: H2O Music Festival 2012
Client: Univision Radio
Design: Stefan Beese, RE:BE Design, New Orleans and New York, USA
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Genre: Art/Classical
Project: Johannes Pramsohler website
Client: Johannes Pramsohler
Design: Sane & Able, London, UK
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Genre: Popular/Musicals
Project: U2 “Achtung Baby” Uber Deluxe Box packaging
Client: Mercury Records
Design: Shaughn McGrath, AMP Visual, Dublin, Ireland

Project managers: Nick Stewart & Associates, London, UK


Genre: Fusion/Multi-source
Project: The Skints “Part & Parcel” campaign identity
Client: The Skints/Bomber Music
Design: Chris Warsop Creative Services, London, UK


Genre: Popular/Musicals
Project: “A Night to Make It Right” live charity gala
Client: Make It Right Foundation
Design: Stefan Beese, RE:BE Design, New Orleans and New York, USA


Genre: Popular/Musicals
Student Project: Oasis “Definitely Maybe” packaging re-design
Design: Sofina Begum, Birmingham Metropolitan College, UK

Music Design Awards 2010-2012

The following projects, designers and clients are past Winners and Commendations in the

Commended: Popular genre. Packaging.

 "100 Hits Legends". Demon Music Group. 5 CD boxed sets. Packaging. Design: The Design Corporation.

WINNER: Fusion and Multi-source genre. Website.

9PR Media Consultants. Website. Design: IWANT Design

WINNER: Art/Classical genre. Website.

 BBC Radio 3. Website. Design: BBC

Commended: Popular genre. Live performance/tour.

 "Billy Elliott the Musical". Set: Ian MacNeill. Lighting: Rick Fisher. Costume: Nick Gillibrand.

WINNER: Fusion/Multi-source genre. Live performance/tour

Black Ice World Tour. AC/DC. Creative director: Patrick Woodroffe. Production: Mark Fisher.  Lighting: Patrick Woodroffe with Dave Hill.

WINNER: Art/Classical genre. Packaging.

 Brandenburg Concertos. Soli Deo Gloria. CD packaging. Design: Untitled.

Commended: Fusion/Multi-source genre. Packaging.

"Buena Vista Social Club at Carnegie Hall". 6 colour gatefold digi-pack and 32 page booklet. World Circuit Records. Design: IWANT

Commended: Art/Classical genre. Live performance/tour

"Carmen" Netherlands Opera. Director: Robert Carsen. Set: Michael Levine. Costume: Falk Bauer.  Lighting Robert Carsen/Peter van Praet. Choreography: Marco Berriel.

Commended: Art/Classical genre. Packaging.

UCJ Music, Classic FM and HMV. The Full Works drawn from the seminal catalogues of Decca and Deutsche Gramophon. 60 compilations in 2009.

WINNER: Art/Classical genre. Live performance/tour

 "Comedy of Change" tour. Rambert Dance Company. Choreography: Mark Baldwin. Production: Kader Attia.   Costume: Georg Meyer-Wiel. Lighting: Michael Mannion

WINNER: Regional/National genre. Live performance/tour.

 Essence Music Festival 2009. New Orleans. Production designer: Stefan Beese, RE:BE Design. Production: Rehage Entertainment.

Commended: All genres. Special mention as music retailer. Website

Commended: Popular genre. Video

"In and Out of Love". Armada Music. Armin van Buren ft Sharon den Adel. Video.

Commended: Art/Classical genre. Website.

 Klassika Raadio, Estonia. Website.

WINNER: Fusion/Multi-source genre. Advertising/promotion

London Jazz Festival 2009. Marketing and publicity material. Design: IWANT Design

WINNER: Popular genre. Packaging.

"Minotaur" Pixies. 4AD. Boxed set. Design: Vaughan Oliver. Photography: Simon Larbelestier

WINNER: Fusion/Multi-source genre. Live performance/tour

"Pied Piper". Street dance. Blue Boy Entertainment. Direction and design: ULTZ. Choreography: Kenrick 'H2O' Sandy.

Commended: Fusion/Multi-source genre. Advertising/promotion

"Songs from a Lost Piano". Matthew Bourne. Marketing material. Design: IWANT Design

Commended: Art/Classical genre. Live performance/tour

"The Makropulos Case" Netherlands Opera.  Production: Ivo van Hove. Set & lighting design: Jan Versweyveld. Costumes: A.F.Vandervost

WINNER: Art/Classical genre. Packaging.

"The Orange Dome Chronicles". Lasse Marhaug. Packaging. Autofact Records. Creative Director: Havard Gjelseth.  Design: This Way Design

WINNER: Art/Classical genre. Publishing.

The Strad magazine. Editor: Ariane Todes. Art Editor: Geoff Barton. Publisher: Alex McLachlan.

WINNER: Popular genre. Special award for technical innovation. Virtual tour.

Musion Systems. Universal Music. Tokio Hotel. Virtual tour. Design: Musion Systems


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