A noticeably thiner and trimmer Carlo Bergonzi was honored yesterday with a lifetime achievement award during MIDEM's (Marché International du Disque et de l'Edition Musicale) 5th annual Classical Awards at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France. German tenor Jonas Kaufmann was invited as a special guest, and presented Bergonzi with his award. The ceremony was the highlight of the MIDEM annual international music market and conference. Other winners included Philippe Jaroussky and Julia Fischer with "Artist of the Year" awards. Click here for the full list of winners.