NEC alumni and faculty at NEC have been nominated from jazz, Contemporary Improvisation, chamber music, and classical.
New England Conservatory alumni and faculty have been nominated in the 62nd GRAMMY Awards. The ceremony will be held on January 26, 2020, broadcast live on CBS.
Congratulations to this year's nominees:
Nominated for Best Latin Jazz Album
SONERO: THE MUSIC OF ISMAEL RIVERA - Miguel Zenón (NEC faculty)
Sarah Jarosz & Aoife O'Donovan
Nominated with their band I'm With Her for Best American Roots Song and Best American Roots Performance
CALL MY NAME - Sarah Jarosz, Aoife O'Donovan (NEC alumni) & Sara Watkins, songwriters (I'm With Her)
Nominated for Best Instrumental Composition
BEGIN AGAIN - Fred Hersch (NEC alum and former faculty), composer (Fred Hersch & The WDR Big Band Conducted By Vince Mendoza)
Nominated as part of Third Coast Percussion Ensemble for Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance
PERPETULUM - Third Coast Percussion (Robert Dillon, NEC alum)
Nominated for Best Classical Instrumental Solo
TORKE: SKY, CONCERTO FOR VIOLIN - Tessa Lark (NEC alum); David Alan Miller, conductor (Albany Symphony)