Maar liefst 110 Grammy Awards werden zondagavond 8 februari uitgereikt in 31 categorieën.
De grootste winnaar van de avond is het duo Robert Plant en Alison Krauss: zij ontvangen vijf Grammy Awards. Grammy Awards voor Record Of The Year, Album Of The Year, Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals, Best Country Collaboration With Vocals, en Best Contemporary Folk/Americana Album
Rapper Lil Wayne ging naar huis met vier Awards voor: Best Rap Album, Best Rap Solo Performance, Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group, en Best Rap Song. Coldplay won 3 Awards voor Song Of The Year, Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals en Best Rock Album.
Twee GRAMMY's waren er o.a. voor Adele, Al Green, Ne-Yo, John Mayer, Brad Paisley, en Sugarland.
Los van het uitreiken van de Grammys werd het programma ook live uitgezonden op de Amerikaanse TV. Het grootste evenement van het jaar in de VS ging van start met een overdonderend optreden van U2. De groep speelde hun nieuwste single "Get On Your Boots".  
Verder waren er optredens van Justin Timberlake, Al Green, Boyz II Men en Keith Urban. Het optreden van Coldplay startte met een indrukwekkend optreden dat begon met Chris Martin op de piano met een bijzonder fraaie uitvoering van "Lost."
Verder waren er o.a. optredens van Kid Rock, Carrie Underwood, Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Hudson, the Jonas Brothers samen met Stevie Wonder, Kanye West, M.I.A. samen met o.a. T.I., Jay-Z, Lil Wayne.
Verder was er een verrassend optreden van sir Paul McCartney, die de Beatles-klassieker "I Saw Her Standing There" speelde samen met Foo Fighter Dave Grohl.
Radiohead trad voor het eerst in 9 jaar weer op voor de Amerikaanse TV samen met the USC Marching Band en zorgden ook voor een enorm enthousiasme met hun optreden.
Een optreden van de grote winnaars van de avond ontbrak niet. Robert Plant en Alison Krauss betraden het podium samen met producer T Bone Burnett en speelden "Rich Woman", gevolgd door "Gone Gone Gone (Done Moved On)",
Stevie Wonder sloot de avond af met het fraaie "All About The Love Again", inhakend op de veranderingen die men verwacht met de komst van President Obama.

Hieronder de komplete lijst van winnaars:


Record Of The Year
 (Award to the Artist and to the Producer(s), Recording Engineer(s) and/or Mixer(s), if other than the artist.)
Please Read The Letter
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss

T Bone Burnett, producer; Mike Piersante, engineer/mixer
Track from: Raising Sand [label: Rounder]


Album Of The Year
 (Award to the Artist(s) and to the Album Producer(s), Recording
Engineer(s)/Mixer(s) & Mastering Engineer(s), if other than the artist.)
Raising Sand
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss

T Bone Burnett, producer; Mike Piersante, engineer/mixer; Gavin Lurssen,
mastering engineer [label: Rounder]

 

Song Of The Year
(A Songwriter(s) Award. A song is eligible if it was first released or if it first achieved prominence during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in
parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)
Viva La Vida
Guy Berryman, Jonny Buckland, Will Champion & Chris Martin, songwriters
(Coldplay)
Track from: Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
[Capitol Records; Publishers: Universal Music-MGB Songs]

Best New Artist

(For a new artist who releases, during the Eligibility Year, the first recording which establishes the public identity of that artist.)
Adele

Best Female Pop Vocal Performance

(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)
Chasing Pavements
Adele

Track from: 19
[Columbia/XL]

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

 (For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)
Say
John Mayer

Track from: Continuum
[Columbia]

 

Best Pop Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals
 (For established duos or groups, with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)
Viva La Vida
Coldplay
Track from: Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
[Capitol Records]

 

Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals
(For a collaborative performance, with vocals, by artists who do not normally
perform together. Singles or Tracks only.)
Rich Woman
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
Track from: Raising Sand
[Rounder]

Best Pop Instrumental Performance 
 
  I Dreamed There Was No War
Eagles
Track from: Long Road Out Of Eden
[Eagles Recording Company II]

 

 

Best Pop Instrumental Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of INSTRUMENTAL tracks.)
Jingle All The Way
Béla Fleck & The Flecktones
[Rounder]

Best Pop Vocal Album 
 
 Rockferry
Duffy
[Mercury]

 

 

Best Dance Recording  
 Harder Better Faster Stronger
Daft Punk
Thomas Bangalter & Guy Manuel de Homem-Christo, producers; Thomas Bangalter & Guy Manuel de Homem-Christo, mixers
Track from: Alive 2007
[Virgin Records]

 

Best Electronic/Dance Album
(For vocal or instrumental albums. Albums only.)
Alive 2007
Daft Punk
[Virgin Records]

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Still Unforgettable
Natalie Cole
[DMI Records]

Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)
Gravity
John Mayer
Track from: Where The Light Is — Live In Los Angeles
[Columbia]

Best Rock Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals
 (For duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or Tracks
only.)
Sex On Fire
Kings Of Leon
[RCA Records]

 

Best Hard Rock Performance
 (For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or
Tracks only.)
Wax Simulacra
The Mars Volta
[Universal Motown]

 

Best Metal Performance
 (For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or
Tracks only.)
My Apocalypse
Metallica
Track from: Death Magnetic
[Warner Bros.]

 

Best Rock Instrumental Performance
(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, without vocals. Includes
Rock, Hard Rock and Metal. Singles or Tracks only.)
Peaches En Regalia
Zappa Plays Zappa Featuring Steve Vai & Napoleon Murphy Brock
[Strobosonic/Razor & Tie Entertainment]

Best Rock Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. Includes Rock, Hard Rock & Metal songs. For Song
Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3. (Artist names appear in parentheses.)
Singles or Tracks only.)
Girls In Their Summer Clothes
Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)
Track from: Magic
[Columbia; Publisher: Bruce Springsteen]

Best Rock Album
(Vocal or Instrumental. Includes Hard Rock and Metal.)
Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
Coldplay
[Capitol Records]

Best Alternative Music Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
In Rainbows
Radiohead
[TBD Records]

Best Female R&B Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)
Superwoman
Alicia Keys
Track from: As I Am
[J Records]

Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)
Miss Independent
Ne-Yo
Track from: Year Of The Gentleman
[Def Jam/Compound]

Best R&B Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals
(For duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or Tracks
only.)
Stay With Me (By The Sea)
Al Green Featuring John Legend
Track from: Lay It Down
[Blue Note Records]

Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance
(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or
Tracks only.)
You've Got The Love I Need
Al Green Featuring Anthony Hamilton
Track from: Lay It Down
[Blue Note Records]

Best Urban/Alternative Performance

(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, with vocals. Singles or
Tracks only.)
Be OK
Chrisette Michele Featuring will.i.am
Track from: I Am
[Def Jam]

Best R&B Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. For Song Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3.
(Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)
Miss Independent
Mikkel S. Eriksen, T.E. Hermansen & S. Smith, songwriters (Ne-Yo)
Track from: Year Of The Gentleman
[Def Jam/Compound; Publishers: Pen In The Ground Publishing, Universal Music-Z Tunes]

Best R&B Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson
[Arista Records]

Best Contemporary R&B Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Growing Pains
Mary J. Blige
[Geffen]

Best Rap Solo Performance
(For a solo Rap performance. Singles or Tracks only.)
A Milli
Lil Wayne
Track from: Tha Carter III
[Cash Money/Universal Motown]

Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group
(For duo, group or collaborative performances of Rap only. Singles or Tracks
only.)
Swagga Like Us
Jay-Z & T.I. Featuring Kanye West & Lil Wayne
[Roc-A-Fella/Grand Hustle/Atlantic]

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
(For a Rap/Sung collaborative performance by artists who do not normally
perform together. Singles or Tracks only.)
American Boy
Estelle Featuring Kanye West
Track from: Shine
[Homeschool/Atlantic]

Best Rap Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. For Song Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3.
(Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)
Lollipop
D. Carter, S. Garrett, D. Harrison, J. Scheffer & R. Zamor, songwriters (Lil Wayne Featuring Static Major)
Track from: Tha Carter III
[Cash Money/Universal Motown; Publishers: Young Money
Publishing/Warner-Chappell Music, Herbalicious Music/Blackfountain
Music/EMI-April Music, JimiPub Music/EMI Blackwood, Three Nails And A Crown
Publishing, Roynet Music]

Best Rap Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Tha Carter III
Lil Wayne
[Cash Money/Universal Motown]

Best Female Country Vocal Performance
(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)
Last Name
Carrie Underwood
Track from: Carnival Ride
[19/Arista/Arista Nashville]

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

(For a solo vocal performance. Singles or Tracks only.)
Letter To Me
Brad Paisley
Track from: 5th Gear
[Arista Nashville]

Best Country Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocals

(For established duos or groups with vocals. Singles or Tracks only.)
Stay
Sugarland
Track from: Enjoy The Ride
[Mercury Records]

Best Country Collaboration With Vocals
(For a collaborative performance, with vocals, by artists who do not normally
perform together. Singles or Tracks only.)
Killing The Blues
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
Track from: Raising Sand
[Rounder]

Best Country Instrumental Performance
(For solo, duo, group or collaborative performances, without vocals. Singles or
Tracks only.)
Cluster Pluck
Brad Paisley, James Burton, Vince Gill, John Jorgenson, Albert Lee, Brent
Mason, Redd Volkaert & Steve Wariner
[Arista Nashville]

Best Country Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. For Song Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3.
(Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)
Stay
Jennifer Nettles, songwriter (Sugarland)
Track from: Enjoy The Ride
[Mercury Records; Publisher: Jennifer Nettles Publishing]

Best Country Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Troubadour
George Strait
[MCA Nashville]

Best Bluegrass Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Honoring The Fathers Of Bluegrass: Tribute To 1946 And 1947
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder
[Skaggs Family Records]

Best New Age Album

(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Peace Time
Jack DeJohnette
[Golden Beams/Kindred Rhythm]

Best Contemporary Jazz Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of INSTRUMENTAL tracks.)
Randy In Brasil
Randy Brecker
[MAMA Records]

Best Jazz Vocal Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Loverly
Cassandra Wilson
[Blue Note]

Best Jazz Instrumental Solo
(For an instrumental jazz solo performance. Two equal performers on one
recording may be eligible as one entry. If the soloist listed appears on a
recording billed to another artist, the latter's name is in parenthesis for
identification. Singles or Tracks only.)
Be-Bop
Terence Blanchard, soloist
Track from: Live At The 2007 Monterey Jazz Festival (Monterey Jazz Festival
50th Anniversary All-Stars)
[Monterey Jazz Festival Records]

Best Jazz Instrumental Album
, Individual or Group

(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of INSTRUMENTAL tracks.)
The New Crystal Silence
Chick Corea & Gary Burton
[Concord Records]

Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
(For large jazz ensembles, including big band sounds. Albums must contain 51% or more INSTRUMENTAL tracks.)
Monday Night Live At The Village Vanguard
The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra
[Planet Arts Recordings]

Best Latin Jazz Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Song For Chico
Arturo O'Farrill & The Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra
[Zoho]

Best Gospel Performance
(For solo, duo, group as collaborative performances. Singles or tracks with
vocal containing Gospel lyrics. All genres of Gospel music are eligible.)
Get Up
Mary Mary
Track from: The Sound
[Columbia]

Best Gospel Song
(A Songwriter(s) Award. For Song Eligibility Guidelines see Category #3.
(Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)
Help Me Believe
Kirk Franklin, songwriter (Kirk Franklin)
Track from: The Fight Of My Life
[Fo Yo Soul Ent./Zomba Gospel ; Publishers: Universal Music-Z Songs/Kerrion
Publishing]

Best Rock Or Rap Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Alive And Transported
TobyMac
[ForeFront Records/EMI CMG]

Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Thy Kingdom Come
CeCe Winans
[PureSprings Gospel/EMI Gospel]

Best Southern, Country, Or Bluegrass Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Lovin' Life
Gaither Vocal Band
[Gaither Music Group]

Best Traditional Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
Down In New Orleans
The Blind Boys Of Alabama
[Time Life]

Best Contemporary R&B Gospel Album
(For albums containing 51% or more playing time of VOCAL tracks.)
The Fight Of My Life
Kirk Franklin
[Fo Yo Soul Entertainment/ Zomba Gospel]

Best Latin Pop Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
La Vida...Es Un Ratico
Juanes
[Universal Music Latino]

Best Latin Rock Or Alternative Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
45
Jaguares
[EMI Music]

Best Latin Urban Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Los Extraterrestres
Wisin y Yandel
[Machete Music]

Best Tropical Latin Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Señor Bachata
José Feliciano
[Universal Music Latino]

Best Regional Mexican Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Amor, Dolor Y Lágrimas: Música Ranchera
Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano
[Smithsonian Folkways Recordings]
+ Canciones De Amor
Mariachi Divas
[Shea Records/East Side Records]

Best Tejano Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Viva La Revolucion
Ruben Ramos & The Mexican Revolution
[Revolution Records]

Best Norteño Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Raíces
Los Tigres Del Norte
[Fonovisa]

Best Banda Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
No Es De Madera
Joan Sebástian
[Musart/Balboa Records]

Best Traditional Blues Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
One Kind Favor
B.B. King
[Geffen Records]

Best Contemporary Blues Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
City That Care Forgot
Dr. John And The Lower 911
[429 Records]

Best Traditional Folk Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
At 89
Pete Seeger
[Appleseed Recordings]

Best Contemporary Folk/Americana Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Raising Sand
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
[Rounder Records]

Best Native American Music Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Come To Me Great Mystery — Native American Healing Songs
(Various Artists)
Tom Wasinger, producer
[Silver Wave Records]

Best Hawaiian Music Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
'Ikena
Tia Carrere & Daniel Ho
[Daniel Ho Creations]

Best Zydeco Or Cajun Music Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Live At The 2008 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
BeauSoleil & Michael Doucet
[MunckMix]

Best Reggae Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Jah Is Real
Burning Spear
[Burning Music Production]

Best Traditional World Music Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Ilembe: Honoring Shaka Zulu
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
[Heads Up International]

Best Contemporary World Music Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Global Drum Project
Mickey Hart, Zakir Hussain, Sikiru Adepoju & Giovanni Hidalgo
[Shout! Factory]

Best Polka Album
(Vocal or Instrumental.)
Let The Whole World Sing
Jimmy Sturr And His Orchestra
[Rounder]

Best Musical Album For Children
(For albums consisting of predominantly music or song vs. spoken word.)
Here Come The 123s
They Might Be Giants
[Disney Sound]

Best Spoken Word Album For Children
(For albums consisting of predominantly spoken word vs. music or song.)
Yes To Running! Bill Harley Live
Bill Harley
[Round River Records]

Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Story Telling)
An Inconvenient Truth (Al Gore)
Beau Bridges, Cynthia Nixon & Blair Underwood
[Simon & Schuster Audio]

Best Comedy Album
(For comedy recordings, spoken or musical)
It's Bad For Ya
George Carlin
[Eardrum Records]

Best Musical Show Album
(Award to the Album Producer(s), and to the Lyricist(s) & Composer(s) of 51% or more of a new score. (Artist, Lyricist & Composer names appear in parentheses.) In The Heights
Kurt Deutsch, Alex Lacamoire, Andrés Levin, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Joel Moss &
Bill Sherman, producers; Lin-Manuel Miranda, composer/lyricist (Original
Broadway Cast With Lin-Manuel Miranda And Others)
[Razor & Tie Entertainment/Ghostlight Records]

Best Compilation Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture, Television Or Other
Visual Media

(Award to the Artist(s) and/or Producer(s) of a majority of the tracks on the
album, or to the individual(s) actively responsible for the concept and musical
direction and for the selection of artists, songs and producers, as applicable.)
Juno
(Various Artists)
[Fox Music/Rhino]

Best Score Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual
Media

(Award to Composer(s) for an original score created specifically for, or as a
companion to, a current legitimate motion picture, television show or series or
other visual media.)
The Dark Knight
James Newton Howard & Hans Zimmer, composers
[Warner Sunset/Warner Bros.]

Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
(A Songwriter(s) award. For a song (melody & lyrics) written specifically for a
motion picture, television or other visual media, and released for the first time during the Eligibility Year. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks only.)
Down To Earth (From Wall-E)
Peter Gabriel & Thomas Newman, songwriters (Peter Gabriel)
Track from: Wall-E
[Walt Disney Records/Pixar; Publishers: Walt Disney Music, Wonderland Music / Pixar Talking Pictures/Pixar Music]

Best Instrumental Composition
(A Composer's Award for an original composition (not an adaptation) first
released during the Eligibility Year. Singles or Tracks only.)
The Adventures Of Mutt (From Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal
Skull)
John Williams, composer (John Williams)
Track from: Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull — Soundtrack
[Concord Records]

Best Instrumental Arrangement

(An Arranger's Award. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks
only.)
Define Dancing (From Wall-E)
Peter Gabriel & Thomas Newman, arrangers (Thomas Newman)
Track from: Wall-E — Soundtrack
[Walt Disney Records]

Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)
(An Arranger's Award. (Artist names appear in parentheses.) Singles or Tracks
only.)
Here's That Rainy Day
Nan Schwartz, arranger (Natalie Cole)
Track from: Still Unforgettable
[DMI Records]

nominatie: Alfie
Vince Mendoza, arranger (Traincha & The Metropole Orchestra)
Track from: The Look Of Love — Burt Bacharach Songbook
[Blue Note]


Best Recording Package
Death Magnetic
Bruce Duckworth, Sarah Moffat & David Turner, art directors (Metallica)
[Warner Bros.]

Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package
In Rainbows
Stanley Donwood, Mel Maxwell & Christiaan Munro, art directors (Radiohead)
[TBD Records]

Best Album Notes
Kind Of Blue: 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition
Francis Davis, album notes writer (Miles Davis)
[Columbia/Legacy Recordings]

Best Historical Album
Art Of Field Recording Volume I: Fifty Years Of Traditional American Music
Documented By Art Rosenbaum
Steven Lance Ledbetter & Art Rosenbaum, compilation producers; Michael Graves, mastering engineer (Various Artists)
[Dust-To-Digital]

Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical
(An Engineer's Award. (Artists names appear in parentheses.))
Consolers Of The Lonely
Joe Chiccarelli, Vance Powell & Jack White III, engineers (The Raconteurs)
[Third Man/Warner Bros.]

Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical
(A Producer's Award. (Artists names appear in parentheses.))
# Rick Rubin
    * Death Magnetic (Metallica) (A)
    * Home Before Dark (Neil Diamond) (A)
    * Mercy (Dancing For The Death Of An Imaginary Enemy) (Ours) (A)
    * Seeing Things (Jakob Dylan) (A)
    * Weezer (Red Album) (Weezer) (A)

Best Remixed Recording
, Non-Classical

(A Remixer's Award. (Artists names appear in parentheses for identification.)
Singles or Tracks only.)
Electric Feel (Justice Remix)
Justice, remixers (MGMT)
Track from: Oracular Spectacular
[Columbia]

nominatie: 4 Minutes (Junkie XL Remix)
Junkie XL, remixer (Madonna Featuring Justin Timberlake)
[Warner Bros.]


Best Surround Sound Album
(For vocal or instrumental albums. Albums only.)
Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition; Night On Bald Mountain; Prelude To
Khovanshchina
Michael Bishop, surround mix engineer; Michael Bishop, surround mastering
engineer; Robert Woods, surround producer (Paavo Järvi & Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra)
[Telarc]

Best Engineered Album, Classical
(An Engineer's Award. (Artist names appear in parentheses.))
Traditions And Transformations: Sounds Of Silk Road Chicago
David Frost, Tom Lazarus & Christopher Willis, engineers (Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Alan Gilbert, Silk Road Ensemble, Wu Man, Yo-Yo Ma & Chicago Symphony Orchestra)
[CSO Resound]

Producer Of The Year, Classical
(A Producer's Award. (Artist names appear in parentheses.)
# David Frost
    * Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique (Gustavo Dudamel & Los Angeles
Philharmonic)
    * Right Through The Bone — Julius Röntgen Chamber Music (ARC Ensemble)
    * Schubert: Sonata In D Maj.; Liszt: Don Juan Fantasy (Min Kwon)
    * Traditions And Transformations: Sounds Of Silk Road Chicago (Miguel
Harth-Bedoya, Alan Gilbert, Yo-Yo Ma, Silk Road Ensemble, Wu Man & Chicago
Symphony Orchestra)

Best Classical Album
(Award to the Artist(s) and to the Album Producer(s) if other than the Artist.)
Weill: Rise And Fall Of The City Of Mahagonny
James Conlon, conductor; Anthony Dean Griffey, Patti LuPone & Audra McDonald; Fred Vogler, producer (Donnie Ray Albert, John Easterlin, Steven Humes, Mel Ulrich & Robert Wörle; Los Angeles Opera Chorus; Los Angeles Opera Orchestra)
[EuroArts]

Best Orchestral Performance
(Award to the Conductor and to the Orchestra.)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 4
Bernard Haitink, conductor (Chicago Symphony Orchestra)
[CSO Resound]

Best Opera Recording
(Award to the Conductor, Album Producer(s) and Principal Soloists.)
Weill: Rise And Fall Of The City Of Mahagonny
James Conlon, conductor; Anthony Dean Griffey, Patti LuPone & Audra McDonald; Fred Vogler, producer (Donnie Ray Albert, John Easterlin, Steven Humes, Mel Ulrich & Robert Wörle; Los Angeles Opera Orchestra; Los Angeles Opera Chorus)
[EuroArts]

Best Choral Performance
(Award to the Choral Conductor, and to the Orchestra Conductor if an Orchestra
is on the recording, and to the Choral Director or Chorus Master if applicable.)
Symphony Of Psalms
Sir Simon Rattle, conductor; Simon Halsey, chorus master (Berliner Philharmoniker; Rundfunkchor Berlin)
Track from: Stravinsky: Symphonies
[EMI Classics]

Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with Orchestra)
(Award to the Instrumental Soloist(s) and to the Conductor.)
Schoenberg/Sibelius: Violin Concertos
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor; Hilary Hahn (Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra)
[Deutsche Grammophon]

Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without Orchestra)
(Award to the Instrumental Soloist.)
Piano Music Of Salonen, Stucky, And Lutoslawski
Gloria Cheng
[Telarc]

Best Chamber Music Performance
(Award to the Artists.)
Carter, Elliott: String Quartets Nos. 1 And 5
Pacifica Quartet
[Naxos]

Best Small Ensemble Performance

(Award to the Ensemble (and to the Conductor.))
Spotless Rose: Hymns To The Virgin Mary
Charles Bruffy, conductor; Phoenix Chorale
[Chandos]

Best Classical Vocal Performance
(Award to the Vocal Soloist(s).)
Corigliano: Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems Of Bob Dylan
Hila Plitmann (JoAnn Falletta; Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra)
[Naxos]

Best Classical Contemporary Composition
(A Composer's Award. (For a contemporary classical composition composed within the last 25 years, and released for the first time during the Eligibility Year.) Award to the librettist, if applicable.)
Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems Of Bob Dylan
John Corigliano (JoAnn Falletta)
Track from: Corigliano: Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems Of Bob Dylan
[Naxos]

Best Classical Crossover Album
(Award to the Artist(s) and/or to the Conductor.)
Simple Gifts
The King's Singers
[Signum Records]

Best Short Form Music Video
(For an individual track or single promotional clip. Award to the Artist and to
the Video Director/Producer.)
Pork And Beans
Weezer
Mathew Cullen, video director; Bernard Rahill, video producer
[DGC/Interscope]

Best Long Form Music Video
(For video album packages consisting of more than one song or track. Award to the Artist and to the Video Director/Producer of at least 51% of the total
playing time.)
Runnin' Down A Dream
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
Peter Bogdanovich, video director; Skot Bright, video producer
[Warner Bros.]

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