Interlochen at the 2016 Grammy Awards

Nominations for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards have been announced, and once again Interlochen alumni are included in the mix of top music acts. Since 1958, Interlochen alumni have earned over 120 Grammy Awards and hundreds of nominations. This year's Interlochen alumni Grammy nominees include:

  • Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
    • "Stages" — Josh Groban
    • "No One Ever Tells You" — Seth MacFarlane
      • Joel McNeely (IAA 74-77), arranger and producer
  • Best Contemporary Instrumental Album
    • "Guitar In The Space Age!" — Bill Frisell (IAC/NMC 67)
  • Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
    • "Vesper" — Marshall Gilkes (IAA 95-96, IAC 94)
  • Best Musical Theater Album
    • Richard Winkler (IAC/NMC 58-63, 65), producer, Something Rotten
  • Best Instrumental Composition
    • "Civil War" — Bob Mintzer (IAA 69-70)
    • "Köln" — Marshall Gilkes (IAA 95-96, IAC 94)
  • Best Historical Album
    • "The Complete Concert By The Sea" — Geri Allen (AS 75)
  • Best Engineered Album, Classical
    • "Ask Your Mama" — Nora Kroll-Rosenbaum (IAC 95-96)
    • "Monteverdi: Il Ritorno D'Ulisse In Patria" — Robert Friedrich (IAC/NMC 84)
  • Best Opera Recording
    • "Monteverdi: Il Ritorno D'Ulisse In Patria" — Martin Pearlman (IAC/NMC 55, 57), conductor
  • Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance
    • "Filament" — Eighth Blackbird
      • Percussionist Matthew Duvall (IAA 85-89, IAC/NMC 84-85, IAC St 95)
    • "Render" — Brad Wells and Roomful of Teeth
      • Vocalist Martha Cluver (IAA 97-99, IAC 97)
  • Best Classical Compendium
    • Ask Your Mama — Laura Karpman (IAC/NMC 70-74), composer
  • Best Choral Performance
    • Pablo Neruda: The Poet Sings
      • James Bass (IAA 89-91)

Did we miss an Interlochen nominee? Let us know by emailing us at news@interlochen.org.

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