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December 2, 2010

A cappella Grammy nominations

As usual a cappella recordings managed to snag several Grammy nominations. Its always nice to get the recognition and congratulations to the nominees.

Best Classical Crossover Album:-

Vocabularies - Bobby McFerrin

Best Choral Performance:-

Baltic Runes - Paul Hillier, conductor (Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir)

Best Traditional World Music Album:-

Grace - Soweto Gospel Choir

Pure Sounds - Gyuto Monks Of Tibet

Best Small Ensemble Performance:-

Ceremony And Devotion - Music For The Tudors
Harry Christophers, conductor; The Sixteen

Victoria: Lamentations Of Jeremiah
Peter Phillips, conductor; The Tallis Scholars

Whitacre, Eric: Choral Music
Noel Edison, conductor; Elora Festival Singers (Carol Bauman & Leslie De'Ath)

Best Engineered Album, Classical:-

Vocabularies - Steve Miller, Allen Sides & Roger Treece, engineers (Bobby McFerrin)

Posted by acapnews at December 2, 2010 9:12 PM


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