The nominees for the 2016 58th Annual Grammy Awards have today been announced - including violin virtuoso Christian Tetzlaff, the Takács String Quartet and VC ‘Artist’ Augustin Hadelich.
The 2015 classical nominees include:
Best “Orchestral Performance”
- “Bruckner: Symphony No. 4” with conductor Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
- “Dutilleux: Métaboles; L’Arbre Des Songes; Symphony No. 2, ‘Le Double’” with conductor Ludovic Merlot and the Seattle Symphony
- “Shostakovich: Under Stalin’s Shadow – Symphony No. 10” with conductor Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony Orchestra
- “Spirit of the American Range” with conductor Carlos Kalmar and the Oregon Symphony
- “Zhou Long & Chen Yi: Symphony ‘Humen 1839′” with conductor Darrell Ang and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Best “Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance”
- “Brahms: The Piano Trios” featuring Tanja Tetzlaff, Christian Tetzlaff and Lars Vogt
- “Filament” featuring the Eighth Blackbird
- “Flaherty: Airdancing for Toy Piano, Piano & Electronics” featuring Nadia Shpachenko and Genevieve Feiwen Lee
- “Render” featuring Brad Wells and Roomful of Teeth
- “Shostakovich: Piano Quintet & String Quartet No. 2” featuring the Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin
Best “Classical Instrumental Solo”
- “Dutilleux: Violin Concerto, L’Arbre Des Songes” featuring Augustin Hadelich, conductor Ludovic Morlo and the Seattle Symphony.
- “Grieg & Moszkowski: Piano Concertos” featuring Joseph Moog, conductor Nicholas Milton and the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern
- “Mozart: Keyboard Music, Vol. 7” featuring Kristian Bezuidenhout
- “Rachmaninov Variations” featuring Daniil Trifonov and the Philadelphia Orchestra
- “Rzewski: The People United Will Never Be Defeated!” featuring Ursula Oppens and Jerome Lowenthal
The winners will be announced at a ceremony in Los Angeles on February 15th.