Congratulations 2011 Grammy Award Winners!

Giancarlo Guerrero, Cleveland Orchestra

Parker Quartet (Ligeti String Quartet’s Nos. 1 &2)  for Best Chamber Music Performance

Giancarlo Guerrero and the Nashville Symphony
(Michael Daugherty’s Metropolis Symphony/ Deus Ex Machina) for  Best Orchestral Performance, Best Engineered Album (Classical) and Best Classical Contemporary Composition.

The Cleveland Orchestra
(with Mitsuko Uchida for Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 23 & 24) for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with Orchestra).

Best Orchestral Performance
Bruckner: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 4
Mariss Jansons, conductor (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra)

Daugherty: Metropolis Symphony; Deus Ex Machina
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor (Terrence Wilson; Nashville Symphony)

Mackey, Steven: Dreamhouse
Gil Rose, conductor; Rinde Eckert (Catch Electric Guitar Quartet; Boston Modern
Orchestra Project; Synergy Vocals)

Salieri: Overtures & Stage Music
Thomas Fey, conductor (Mannheimer Mozartorchester)

Stravinsky: Pulcinella; Symphony In Three Movements; Four Études
Pierre Boulez, conductor (Roxana Constantinescu, Kyle Ketelsen & Nicholas Phan;
Chicago Symphony Orchestra)

Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with Orchestra)
Daugherty: Deus Ex Machina
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor; Terrence Wilson (Nashville Symphony)
Track from: Daugherty: Metropolis Symphony

Dorman, Avner: Mandolin Concerto
Andrew Cyr, conductor; Avi Avital (Metropolis Ensemble)
Track from: Dorman, Avner: Mandolin Concerto; Piccolo Concerto; Concerto Grosso; Piano Concerto

Kletzki: Piano Concerto In D Minor, Op. 22
Thomas Sanderling, conductor; Joseph Banowetz (Russian Philharmonic Orchestra)
Track from: Kletzki: Piano Concerto

Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 23 & 24
Mitsuko Uchida (The Cleveland Orchestra)

Porter, Quincy: Concerto For Viola & Orchestra
John McLaughlin Williams, conductor; Eliesha Nelson (Northwest Sinfonia)
Track from: Porter, Quincy: Complete Viola Works

Best Chamber Music Performance
Beethoven: Complete Sonatas For Violin & Piano
Isabelle Faust & Alexander Melnikov

Gnattali: Solo & Chamber Works For Guitar
Marc Regnier (Tacy Edwards, Natalia Khoma & Marco Sartor)

Ligeti: String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2
Parker Quartet

Porter, Quincy: Complete Viola Works
Eliesha Nelson & John McLaughlin Williams (Douglas Rioth; Northwest Sinfonia)

Schoenberg: String Quartets Nos. 3 & 4
Fred Sherry String Quartet (Christopher Oldfather & Rolf Schulte)

Best Classical Contemporary Composition
Daugherty, Michael: Deus Ex Machina
Michael Daugherty (Giancarlo Guerrero)
Track from: Daugherty: Metropolis Symphony

Henze, Hans Werner: Appassionatamente Plus
Hans Werner Henze (Stefan Soltesz)
Track from: Appassionatamente Plus Lulu-Suite

Lindberg, Magnus: Graffiti
Magnus Lindberg (Sakari Oramo)
Track from: Lindberg: Graffiti; Seht Die Sonne

Pärt, Arvo: Symphony No. 4
Arvo Pärt (Esa-Pekka Salonen)
Track from: Pärt: Symphony No. 4

Shchedrin, Rodion Konstantinovich: The Enchanted Wanderer
Rodion Konstantinovich Shchedrin (Valery Gergiev)
Track from: Shchedrin: The Enchanted Wanderer

Best Engineered Album, Classical
An Engineer's Award. (Artist names appear in parentheses.)
Daugherty: Metropolis Symphony; Deus Ex Machina
Mark Donahue, John Hill & Dirk Sobotka, engineers (Giancarlo Guerrero &
Nashville Symphony Orchestra)

Have You Ever Been...?
Robert Friedrich, engineer (Turtle Island Quartet, Stefon Harris & Mike

Mackey, Steven: Dreamhouse
David Frost, Tom Lazarus, Steven Mackey & Dirk Sobotka, engineers (Gil Rose,
Rinde Eckert, Catch Electric Guitar Quartet, Synergy Vocals & Boston Modern Orchestra Project)

Porter, Quincy: Complete Viola Works
Leslie Ann Jones, Kory Kruckenberg & David Sabee, engineers (Eliesha Nelson &
John McLaughlin Williams)

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