Alison Balsom wins at Classic BRIT Awards 2011

Trumpeter named Female Artist Of The Year in association with PPL.

The Classic BRIT Awards 2011 was a night of glamour and glittering performances. On 12 May at the Royal Albert Hall, London, there were performances from Il Divo, violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, Eric Whitacre and The Eric Whitacre Singers, Katherine Jenkins, Dame Shirley Bassey, tenor Alfie Boe with the cast of Les Misérables, and trumpeter Alison Balsom.

Alison Balsom also won the third Classic BRIT Award of her career after being named Female Artist of the Year in association with PPL.