The Tetzlaff Quartet receives a Diapason d’or de l’année 2015 for a recording of Alban Berg’s “Lyric Suite” for string quartet and Mendelssohn Bartholdy’s String Quartet op. 13. The CD was released on the label Avi-Music. Apart from the annual awards by the French music magazine Diapason, there is also a monthly Diapason d’or award in various categories. Together with the German Record Critics’ Award and the Gramophone Award, it is considered as one of the most prestigious independent European CD awards for classical music.