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Qwartz Music Awards announced on 4 April

French music awards Qwartz will be presented on 4 April. Among the nominations across a number of categories are Andrew Pekler's Sentimental Favourites, alva noto's Univrs, Oval, and Ursula Bogner, and Derrick May is the recipient of this year's Qwartz of Honour.

This year is the ninth edition of the awards. Previous winners include John Heckle, Andy Moor and Anne-James Chaton and Francisco Lopez, among others.

More details on all the nominees, plus the Paris performance on the night of the awards, here.