Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber will be feted with the outstanding achievement accolade when the Classical Brit Awards are handed out next month.

Tenor Alfie Boe is a double-nominee, organizers revealed today, with nods for male artist and album of the year.

Winners will be revealed May 8 during a ceremony at London's Royal Albert Hall. National British broadcaster ITV1 will broadcast the 9th annual gala on May 15.