Aurel Awards

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Aurel Awards
Awarded forExcellence in the music genre
VenueVarious locations
Country Slovakia
Presented by IFPI Slovakia (SNS IFPI)
Preceded by Artmedia Awards (1998–2000)
Succeeded by ZAI Awards (2011–present)
First awarded 8 March 2002
Last awarded27 May 2008
Network
Official website Aurel.sk

The Aurel Awards were Slovak music accolades presented by Slovenská národná skupina Medzinárodnej federácie fonografického priemyslu (SNS IFPI) to recognize outstanding achievements in the industry for the preceding year in the region.

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Music industry companies and individuals that create and sell music

The music industry consists of the companies and individuals that earn money by creating new songs and pieces and selling live concerts and shows, audio and video recordings, compositions and sheet music, and the organizations and associations that aid and represent music creators. Among the many individuals and organizations that operate in the industry are: the songwriters and composers who create new songs and musical pieces; the singers, musicians, conductors and bandleaders who perform the music; the companies and professionals who create and sell recorded music and/or sheet music ; and those that help organize and present live music performances.

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History

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Special awards

Ceremonies

The listed years are of official release, annual ceremonies were held the following year.

The 1st Aurel Awards, honoring the best in the Slovak music industry for individual achievements for the year of 2001, took time and place on March 2, 2002 at the Istropolis in Bratislava.

The 2nd Aurel Awards, honoring the best in the Slovak music industry for individual achievements for the year of 2002, took time and place on March 7, 2003 at the Istropolis in Bratislava.

The 3rd Aurel Awards, honoring the best in the Slovak music industry for individual achievements for the year of 2003, took time and place on March 5, 2004 at the Istropolis in Bratislava.

Chronological list of annual ceremonies of the Aurel and ZAI Awards, respectively, as held by
IFPI Slovakia (SNS IFPI)  Union of Authors and Performers (ZAI) Music Fund Slovakia (HF) 
YearNameDateVenuePresenter(s) Producer(s) BroadcasterRef
1998 Artmedia Awards
held instead
SNS
IFPI
ZAI HF [1]
1999 [2]
2000 [3]
2001 Aurel Awards8 March 2002Istropolis, BA [4] Forza [5] Markíza [5] [6]
2002 7 March 2003 [7]
2003 5 March 2004 [8]
20044 March 2005 [9]
200522 March 2006Sports Hall, Žilina ZetMedia & [10] Petarda ProductionSTV [11]
200618 April 2007 [A] Ice Stadium, Martin [12]
2007May 27, 2008West Theater, BAStreet ProductionFun Rádio [B] [13]
2008Not held [14]
2009 [15]
2010
2011 ZAI Awards
held instead
[16]
2012
2013 [17]
2014
Notes     Fri      Wed      TueBA denotes Bratislava
  • A ^ The 6th season of the Aurels preceded a genre awards ceremony, held Sunday, on 15 April 2007 at Malý Babylon, Bratislava. [18]
  • B ^ The final Aurels were transmitted live over the Internet only (with the streaming by local MeToo [19] ) as well radio waves. [13] [19]

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References

SME or Denník SME is one of the most widely read mainstream broadsheet in Slovakia. Their website, SME.sk, is one of the most visited Internet portals in Slovakia.

  1. Hladík, Dalibor (1 March 1999). "Štyri ceny Hudobnej akadémie skončili v rukách Richarda Müllera, Free Faces si po svoje neprišli". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. [...] sa skončilo v piatok večer na NS v BA slávnost. odovzdávanie výr. cien HA za r. 1998 [...] Plakety [...] rozdala novokonštituovaná HA po predch. 8. rokoch, keď [...] ceny [...] udeľoval ZAI. Okrem neho sa teraz pod hlavičkou akad. skrýva HF a slov. pobočka MFFP.
  2. While the SITA's review from 28 February 2000 reports "Friday" (25 Feb) as the date of the 10th ceremony, the Duňák's report from 2 March, "Thursday" (24 Feb) instead:
  3. Vološčuková, Denisa (12 March 2001). "Slovenské Grammy – (čo) bude o rok?". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. V piatok večer sa rozdávali ceny HA za r. 2000 [...] Ľudia z brandže [...] v TV Markíza vysvetlili svoju neúčasť [...] I. časť večera v DK Zrkadlový háj bola [...], diváci priameho TV prenosu z II. časti prišli o [...]
  4. For the venue for the year of 2003, see:
    • Bálik, Peter (19 February 2004). "IMT Smile či Jana Kirschner?". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. Ceny budú odovzd. na galavečeri, kt. sa uskutoční 5. marca v Istropolise [...] Ceremoniál sa bude vysielať v priamom prenose.
  5. 1 2 For the promoter and broadcaster for the years of 2001–2005, see:
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  7. "Aurel 2002". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. 7 March 2003. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. Hudobné ceny Aurel 2002. 7. marec, Istropolis – Bratislava.
  8. Rehák, Oliver (8 March 2004). "Aurel 2002". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. Aurel 2003 – 5. marec v TV Markíza o 20:50 h [...] väčšina víťazov [...] cien Aurel, kt. mená sme sa dozvedeli v TV prenose.
  9. TASR (4 March 2005). "Smatanová, Žbirka a Desmod získali ocenenia Aurel 2004". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. V rodinnej atmosfére sa niesol dnešný "Aurelovský" večer [...] Počas slávnost. gala večera v Istropolise, kt. v priamom prenose odvysielala TV Markíza [...]
  10. For the promoter for the years of 2005–2006, see:
    • Kvasnička, Matúš (19 April 2010). "Zabudnite na Aurela, slovenská IFPI končí". PRAVDA (in Slovak). PEREX. kultura.pravda.sk. Retrieved 2011-04-20. Ceny od ich vzniku v r. 2001 až do r. 2004 produkčne zastrešovala Forza. Na r. 2005–2014 sa realizátorom ich slávnost. vyhlasovania stala ZetMedia & Petarda Production [...] Po 2 ročník. súťaže však slov. IFPI a agent. spolup. po vzájomnej dohode skončili.
  11. "Hlasovanie o cenách Aurel bude verejné". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. 16 December 2005. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. V znamení niekoľkých noviniek sa bude niesť ďalší ročník udeľovania sošiek Aurel 2005, cien SNS IFPI [...] hneď po odvysielaní priameho prenosu z galaprogramu (na STV 22. marca) [...] Ďalšími novinkami bud. ročníka sú zmena miesta slávnost. galaprogramu i produk. spol. Galavečer bude po prvý raz hostiť ŠH v Žiline.
  12. SITA (3 April 2007). "Hudobné ceny Aurel 2006 rozdajú 18. apríla v Martine". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. Počas slávnost. večera naživo vystúpia na martinskom ZŠ [...] Priamy prenos bude od 20:00 vysielať STV 1. V rámci žánrového večera rozdajú 15. 4. v BA klube Malý Babylon [...]
  13. 1 2 SITA (26 May 2008). "Ceny hudobnej akadémie Aurel rozdajú v utorok v divadle West". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. Priamy prenos bude vysielať Fun Rádio [...] Kým rozhlas. prenos odštartuje o 20:00, na internet. stránke rádia budú môcť hudob. fanúšikovia odovzdávanie cien sledovať už o hod. skôr. Ako informovala Katarína Vargová zo Street Production, od 19:00 budú v priamom internet. prenose [...]
  14. pan (25 March 2009). "Aurel nebude, zasiahla ho kríza". Korzár, SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. Tento rok sa [...] ceny Aurel udeľovať nebudú. IFPI, kt. ho každoročne vyhlasovala, odôvodnila jeho absenciu [...] finanč. problémami [...] M. Valentíková dúfa, že tento stav je dočasný. "V budúcnosti nie je vylúčená možnosť usporiadať takéto podujatie raz za 2 roky.
  15. Kvasnička, Matúš (19 April 2010). "Zabudnite na Aurela, slovenská IFPI končí". PRAVDA (in Slovak). PEREX. kultura.pravda.sk. Retrieved 2011-04-20. Aurelov organizovala slov. pobočka MFFP (IFPI). Tá už nefunguje. "Od 1. 1. 2010 sme prebrali jej povinnosti. Firma je v likvidácii, zanikne koncom apríla," povedala P. Žikovská, riaditeľ. českej IFPI.
  16. For the venue for the year of 2011, use the SME–link.
  17. TASR (13 February 2014). "Zväz autorov a interpretov odovzdal výročné ceny za rok 2013". SME (in Slovak). TASR. teraz.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. ZAI odovzdal dnes popoludní v BA výr. ceny za r. 2013. Ocenenia [...] si na pôde legendárneho Véčka prevzali [...] Zároveň boli vyhlásené aj ceny web. portálu hudba.sk.
  18. TASR (3 April 2007). "Nominácie na ceny Aurel 2006 sú už známe". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. Výsledky budú vyhlásené 18. 4. počas galaprogramu, kt. sa odohrá na ZŠ v Martine, ale aj v priamom prenose STV. Už 15. 4. sa však budú v BA Malom Babylone udeľovať ceny v jednotl. žánrových kat. [...]
  19. 1 2 Rehák, Oliver; Prokopčák, Tomáš (29 May 2008). Róbert Sedlák, Street Production, ed. "Aurel: V zlom čase a v zlej podobe > Diskusia > Mýty a pravda o Aurelovi 2007". SME (in Slovak). Petit Press. sme.sk. Retrieved 2015-04-14. [...] priamy prenos z udeľov. cien Aurel za r. 2007 vo vysiel. Fun rádia a taktiež priamy prenos na internete prostred. spol. MeToo.sk [...]