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Nominees for 39th annual Grammy Awards

NEW YORK, Feb. 25 -- The 39th annual Grammy Awards will be presented Wednesday in New York in ceremonies televised live on CBS from Madison Square Garden. Here again is the complete list of nominees: Record of the year: 'Give Me One Reason,' Tracy Chapman; 'Change the World,' Eric Clapton; 'Because You Loved Me,' Celine Dion; 'Ironic,' Alanis Morissette; '1979,' Smashing Pumpkins. Album of the year: 'Odelay,' Beck; 'Falling Into You,' Celine Dion; 'The Score,' Fugees; 'Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness,' The Smashing Pumpkins; 'Waiting to Exhale--Soundtrack,' Various Artists. Song of the year (songwriters' award, artist in parenthesis): 'Because You Loved Me (Theme From 'Up Close & Personal')', Dianne Warren (Celine Dion); 'Blue,' Bill Mack (LeAnn Rimes); 'Change the World,' Gordon Kennedy, Wayne Kirkpatrick & Tommy Sims (Eric Clapton, Wynonna); 'Exhale (Shoop Shoop),' Babyface (Whitney Houston); 'Give Me One Reason,' Tracy Chapman (Tracy Chapman). New artist: Garbage; Jewel; No Doubt; The Tony Rich Project; LeAnn Rimes. Female pop vocal: 'Un-Break My Heart,' Toni Braxton; 'Get Out of This House,' Shawn Colvin; 'Because You Loved Me (Theme From Up Close & Personal),' Celine Dion; 'Reach,' Gloria Estefan; 'Who Will Save Your Soul,' Jewel. Male pop vocal: 'Let's Make a Night to Remember,' Bryan Adams; 'Change the World,' Eric Clapton; 'Key West Intermezzo (I Saw You First),' John Mellencamp; 'Nobody Knows,' The Tony Rich Project; 'Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot,' Sting. Pop duo or group with vocal: 'Free As a Bird,' The Beatles; 'As Long As It Matters,' Gin Blossoms; 'When You Love A Woman,' Journey; 'Fire On the Mountain,' The Neville Brothers; 'Peaches,' The Presidents of the United States of America; 'When You Wish Upon a Star, ' Take 6.

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Contemporary jazz performance: 'Arcanum,' Acoustic Alchemy; 'Pianissimo II,' Suzanne Ciani; 'Lore,' Clannad; 'The Memory of Trees,' Enya; 'Opium,' Ottmar Liebert + Luna Negra. Contemporary jazz performance: 'Joined At the Hip,' Bob James and Kirk Whalum; 'Ratamacue,' Harvey Mason; 'High Life,' Wayne Shorter; 'Between the Lines,' Mike Stern; 'If Four Was One,' T.J. Kirk. Jazz vocal performance: 'Blues, Dues & Love News,' Ernestine Anderson; 'Shaking Free,' Nnenna Freelon; 'The Main Ingredient,' Shirley Horn; 'All For You,' Diana Krall; 'New Moon Daughter,' Cassandra Wilson. Jazz instrumental solo: 'Cabin Fever,' Michael Brecker; 'Now Is the Hour,' Charlie Haden; 'Duke Ellington's Sound of Love,' Joe Lovano; 'Agua De Beber,' Gonzalo Rubalcaba; 'Diggin' On Dexter,' Horace Silver. Jazz instrumental performance: 'Tales From the Hudson,' Michael Brecker; 'The Child Within,' Billy Childs; 'Now Is the Hour,' Charlie Haden Quartet West; 'Quartets: Live at the Village Vanguard,' Joe Lovano; 'The Hardbop Grandpop,' Horace Silver. (more)

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Large jazz ensemble performance: 'Live at Manchester Craftsmen's Guild,' Count Basie Orchestra; 'Even Canadians Get the Blues,' Rob McConnell & the Boss Brass; 'Live In Time,' Mingus Big Band; 'Portraits In Blue,' Marcus Roberts with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra; 'Coming About,' Maria Schneider Orchestra. Latin jazz performance: 'My Summertime,' Ray Barretto; 'And Then Some!,' Steve Berrios & Son Bacheche; 'The Heart Speaks,' Terence Blanchard & Ivan Lins; 'Portraits of Cuba,' Paquito D'Rivera; 'Medianoche,' Don Grolnick. Pop collaboration with vocals: 'God Give Me Strength,' Burt Bacharach & Elvis Costello; 'Missing You,' Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight & Chaka Khan; 'When I Fall In Love,' Natalie Cole (And Nat Cole); 'Count On Me,' Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans; 'My Way,' Frank Sinatra & Luciano Pavarotti; 'The Wind Cries Mary,' Sting, John McLaughlin, Dominic Miller & Vinnie Colaiuta. Pop instrumental performance: 'The Sinister Minister,' Bela Fleck & the Flecktones; 'Mission: Impossible (Theme From),' Larry Mullen & Adam Clayton; 'Mission Impossible,' Lalo Schifrin With the London Philharmonic Orchestra; 'Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness,' The Smashing Pumpkins; 'Kiss Lonely Goodbye,' Stevie Wonder. Pop album: 'Secrets,' Toni Braxton; 'New Beginning,' Tracy Chapman; 'A Few Small Repairs,' Shawn Colvin; 'Falling Into You,' Celine Dion; 'Mercury Falling,' Sting. Traditional pop vocal performance: 'Here's to the Ladies,' Tony Bennett; 'Dedicated to Nelson,' Rosemary Clooney; 'Stardust,' Natalie Cole; 'Gently,' Liza Minnelli; 'I'll be Your Baby Tonight,' Bernadette Peters. Female rock vocal performance: 'Mother Mother,' Tracy Bonham; 'Give Me One Reason,' Tracy Chapman; 'If It Makes You Happy,' Cheryl Crow; 'Spider Web,' Joan Osborne; 'Burning Down the House,' Bonnie Raitt. Male rock vocal performance: 'The Only Thing That Looks Good On Me Is You,' Bryan Adams; 'Where It's At,' Beck; 'Ain't Gone 'N Give Up On Your Love,' Eric Clapton; 'Cry Love,' John Hiatt; 'Dead Man Walkin',' Bruce Springsteen. Rock performance by a duo or group with vocal: 'Stupid Girl,' Garbage; 'So Much To Say,' Dave Matthews Band; 'Wonderwall,' Oasis; '1979,' The Smashing Pumpkins; '6th Avenue Heartache,' The Wallflowers. Hard rock performance: 'Again,' Alice In Chains; 'Bulls On Parade, ' Rage Against the Machine; 'Bullet With Butterfly Wings,' The Smashing Pumpkins; 'Pretty Noose,' Soundgarden; 'Trippin' On a Hole In a Paper Heart,' Stone Temple Pilots. Metal performance: 'Shoots and Ladders,' Korn; 'Suicide Note Pt. 1,' Pantera; 'Tire Me,' Rage Against the Machine; 'I'm Your Boogie Man,' White Zombie; 'Hands of Death (Burn Baby Burn),' Rob Zombie & Alice Cooper. Rock instrumental performance: 'Green Onions,' Booker T & the MG's; 'Pavilion,' Eric Johnson; '(You're) My World,' Joe Satriani; 'Respect the Wind,' Edward & Alex Van Halen; 'SRV Shuffle,' Jimmie Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Bonnie Raitt, Robert Cray, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Dr. John, Art Neville. Rock song: 'Cry Love,' John Hiatt; 'Give Me One Reason,' Tracy Chapman; '6th Avenue Heartache,' Jakob Dylan; 'Stupid Girl,' Garbage; 'Too Much,' Dave Matthews Band; 'Wonderwall,' Noel Gallagher. (more)

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Rock album: 'Sheryl Crow,' Sheryl Crow; 'Crash,' Dave Matthews Band; 'Tragic Kingdom,' No Doubt; 'Road Tested,' Bonnie Raitt; 'Broken Arrow,' Neil Young with Crazy Horse. Alternative music performance: 'Boys for Pele,' Tori Amos; 'Odelay,' Beck; 'The Burdens of Being Upright,' Tracy Bonham; 'New Adventures In Hi-Fi,' R.E.M.; 'Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness, ' The Smashing Pumpkins. Female R&B vocal performance: 'Not Gon' Cry,' Mary J. Blige; 'Sittin' Up In My Room,' Brandy; 'You're Makin' Me High,' Toni Braxton; 'Exhale (Shoop Shoop),' Whitney Houston; 'You Put a Move On My Heart,' Tamia. Male R&B vocal performance: 'Lady,' D'Angelo; 'A Change Is Gonna Come,' Al Green; 'New World Order,' Curtis Mayfield; 'Like a Woman,' The Tony Rich Project; 'Your Secret Love,' Luther Vandross. R&B performance by a duo or group with vocal: 'Slow Jams,' Babyface & Tamia with Portrait & Barry White; 'Stomp,' Luke Cresswell, Fiona Wilkes, Carl Smith, Fraser Morrison, Everett Bradley, Mr. X, Melle Mel, Coolio, Yo-Yo, Chaka Khan, Charlie Wilson, Shaquille O'Neal & Luniz; 'Don't Let Go (Love),' En Vogue; 'Killing Me Softly With His Song,' Fugees; 'Never Miss the Water,' Chaka Khan featuring Me'Shell Ndegeocello. R&B Song: 'Exhale (Shoop Shoop),' Babyface; 'Sittin' Up In My Room,' Babyface. You Put a Move On My Heart,' Rod Temperton; 'Your Secret Love,' Luther Vandross & Reed Vertelney; 'You're Makin' Me High,' Babyface and Bryce Wilson. R&B album: 'Moving On,' Oleta Adams; 'Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite,' Maxwell; 'New World Order,' Curtis Mayfield; 'Peace Beyond Passion,' Me'Shell NDegeocello; 'Words,' The Tony Rich Project. Rap solo performance: 'Woo-Hah!! Got You All In Check,' Busta Rhymes; '1,2,3,4 (Sumpin' New),' Coolio; 'Rock With You,' Heavy D; 'Hey Lover,' LL Cool J; 'If I Ruled the World (Imagine That),' NAS. Rap performance by a duo or group: 'Tha Crossroads,' Bone Thugs-N- Harmony; 'Champagne,' Salt-N-Pepa; '1nce Again,' A Tribe Called Quest,' 'California Love,' 2Pac Featuring Dr. Dre and Roger Troutman; 'How Do U Want It,' 2Pac Featuring KC and JoJo. Rap album: 'Gangsta's Paradise,' Coolio; 'The Score,' Fugees; 'Mr. Smith,' LL Cool J, 'Beats, Rhymes and Life,' A Tribe Called Quest; 'All Eyez On Me,' 2Pac. Female country vocal performance: 'Let Me Into Your Heart,' Mary Chapin Carpenter; 'Strawberry Wine,' Deana Carter; 'Baby Mine,' Alison Krauss; 'Blue,' LeAnn Rimes; 'Believe Me Baby (I Lied),' Trisha Yearwood. Male country vocal performance: 'Like the Rain,' Clint Black; 'My Wife Thinks You're Dead,' Junior Brown; 'Worlds Apart,' Vince Gill; 'Private Conversation,' Lyle Lovett; 'Nothing,' Dwight Yoakam. Country performance by a duo or group with vocal: 'Cherokee Boogie,' BR5-49; 'My Maria,' Brooks & Dunn; 'That's What I Get For Loving You, ' Diamond Rio; 'All You Ever Do Is Bring Me Down,' The Mavericks; 'Little Bit Is Better Than Nada,' Texas Tornados; Country collaboration with vocals: 'Redneck Games,' Jeff Foxworthy with Alan Jackson; 'High Lonesome Sound,' Vince Gill featuring Alison Krauss and Union Station; 'Hope: Country Music's Quest for a Cure,' Vince Gill, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Trisha Yearwood, Lorrie Morgan, Marty Stuart, Little Texas, Tracy Lawrence, Terri Clark, Neal McCoy, Travis Tritt and John Berry; 'Long Tall Texan,' Lyle Lovett & Randy Newman; 'Honky Tonkin's what I Do Best,' Marty Stuart and Travis Tritt. (more)

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xxx travis tritt. Country instrumental performance: 'Jam Man,' Chet Atkins; 'Scotland,' Vassar Clements, Richard Greene, Chris Thile, Scott Nyggard & Todd Philips; 'Big,' Diamond Rio; 'Rawhide,' Ronnie McCoury, David Grier, Stuart Duncan, Craig Smith & Todd Phillips; 'The Brickyard Boogie,' Steve Wariner. Country song: 'Believe Me Baby (I Lied),' Angelo, Larry Gottlieb & Kim Richey; 'Blue,' Bill Mack; 'High Lonesome Sound,' Vince Gill; 'My Wife Thinks You're Dead,' Junior Brown; 'Strawberry Wine,' Matraca Berg & Gary Harrison. Country album: 'Borderline,' Brooks & Dunn; 'High Lonesome Sound,' Vince Gill; 'The Trouble With the Truth,' Patty Loveless; 'The Road to Ensenada,' Lyle Lovett; 'Everybody Knows,' Trisha Yearwood; 'Gone,' Dwight Yoakam. Bluegrass album: 'The Cold Hard Facts,' Del McCoury Band; 'Red On Blonde,' Tim O'Brien; 'Bluegrass Boy,' Peter Rowan; 'The Stanley Tradition--Tribute To A Bluegrass Legacy,' Various Artists; 'True Life Blues: The Songs of Bill Monroe,' Various Artists. Rock gospel album: 'Bloom,' Audio Adrenaline; 'Open All Nite,' Big Tent Revival; 'Jesus Freak,' dc Talk; 'Take Me to Your Leader,' Newsboys; 'God,' Rebecca St. James. Pop/contemporary gospel album: 'Shelter,' Gary Chapman; 'Signs Of Life,' Steven Curtis Chapman; 'The Message,' 4 Him; 'Life Love & Other Mysteries,' Point Of Grace; 'Tribute-The Songs of Andrae Crouch, ' various artists. Southern gospel, country gospel or bluegrass gospel: 'Steel Witness, ' Charlie Daniels; 'I Love To Tell the Story--25 Timeless Hymns,' Andy Griffith; 'There's a Light Guiding Me,' Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver; 'How Great Thou Art,' Willie Nelson & Bobbie Nelson; 'Don't Overlook Salvation,' Ricky Van Shelton. Traditional soul gospel album: 'New Dawning,' Walter Hawkins and the Hawkins Family; 'Face To Face,' Cissy Houston; 'Shake the Devil Off,' Dorothy Norwood, 'Together As One - A Tribute to the Heritage of Quartet Music,' Various Artists; 'Let's Go Back: Live In Chicago,' Albertina Walker. Contemporary soul gospel album: 'Live In Washington,' Yolanda Adams; 'Love Brought Me Back,' Helen Baylor; 'Watcha Lookin' 4,' Kirk Franklin & The Family; 'Shakin' The House... Live in L.A.,' Hezekiah Walker, Yolanda Adams & Fred Hammond; 'Heart & Soul,' The Winans. Gospel album by a choir or chorus: 'All Things Are Possible,' Edwin Hawkins Music & Arts Seminar; 'Gotta Feelin',' The Associates; 'I'll See You In the Rapture,' Mississippi Mass Choir; 'Just A Word,' Shirley Caesar's Outreach Convention Chior; 'A New Thing... Experience the Fullness,' Full Gospel Baptist Fellowship Mass Choir. Latin pop performance: 'Emociones,' Vikki Carr; 'Americano,' Jose Feliciano; 'Enrique Iglesias,' Enrique Iglesias; 'Nada Es Igual...,' Luis Miguel; 'En Pleno Vuelo,' Marco Antonio Solis. Tropical latin performance: 'Dicen Que...,' Albita; 'La Rosa De Los Vientos,' Ruben Blades; 'El Sonero Del Mundo,' Oscar D'Leon; 'DLG (Dark Latin Groove),' DLG; 'Fresco,' Jerry Rivera; 'Tony Vega, ' Tony Vega. (more)

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xxx tony vega. Mexican-American/Tejano music performance: 'Arrancame El Corazon,' Ramon Ayala y Sus Bravos Del Norte; '10th Anniversary,' Fandango USA; 'Vicente Fernandez y Sus Canciones,' Vincente Fernandez; 'En Vivo... Puro Party Live!,' Jaime y Los Chamacos; 'Un Millon De Rosas,' La Mafia. Traditional blues album: 'Deep in the Blues,' James Cotton, Verve; 'Found True Love,' John Hammond; 'You're Gonna Miss Me (When I'm Dead & Gone),' The Muddy Waters Tribute Band; 'Come On In This House,' Junior Wells; 'Live At the Mint,' Jimmy Witherspoon. Contemporary blues album: 'Sad Street,' Bobby Blue Bland; 'Long Way Home,' Clarence Gatemouth Brown; 'A Man Amongst Men,' Bo Diddley; 'Live! The Real Deal,' Buddy Guy; 'Just Like You,' Keb' Mo'; 'Phantom Blues,' Taj Mahal. Traditional folk album: 'The Hobo's Last Ride,' Norman & Nancy Blake; 'Wild Hog In the Red Brush,' John Hartford; 'Intoxicated Spirit,' Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan; 'Thuthukani Ngoxolo - Let's Develop In Peace,' Ladysmith Black Mambazo; 'Pete,' Pete Seeger. Contemporary folk album: 'Yonder,' Jerry Douglas & Peter Rowan; 'Braver Newer World,' Jimmie Dale Gilmore; 'The Ghost of Tom Joad,' Bruce Springsteen; 'You? Me? Us?,' Richard Thompson; 'Revival,' Gillian Welch. Reggae album: 'Mr. Cool,' Gregory Isaacs; 'Man With the Fun,' Maxi Priest; 'Lyrically Potent,' Sister Carol; 'Greetings From Skamania,' The Skatalites; 'Hall of Fame -- A Tribute To Bob Marley's 50th Anniversary,' Bunny Wailer. World music album: 'Santiago,' The Chieftains; 'Tabula Rasa,' Bela Fleck, V.M. Bhatt & Jie-Bing Chen; 'Tierra Gitana,' Gipsy Kings; 'Legacy,' Ali Akbar Khan; 'Night Song,' Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan & Michael Brook; 'My People,' Joe Zawinul. Polka album: 'Music, Music, Music!,' Eddie Blazonczyk's Versatones; 'Irresistible You,' Lenny Gomulka and Chicago Push; 'Putting It All To-Gether,' Walter Ostanek & Friends; 'Polka! All Night Long,' Jimmy Sturr; 'Songs of the Polka King Vol. 1,' Frank Yankovic & Friends. Musical album for children: 'Dedicated to the One I Love,' Linda Ronstadt; 'John McCutcheon's Four Seasons: Wintersongs,' John McCutcheon; 'Around the World and Back Again,' Tom Chapin; 'Blanket Full of Dreams,' Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer; 'Love Songs and Lullabyes for Daddy's Little Dreamer,' Various Artists. Spoken word album for children (author in parenthesis) : 'Stellaluna,' David Holt; 'The Wonderful O' (James Thurber), Melissa Manchester; 'The Prince and the Pauper' (Mark Twain), Carl Reiner; 'Treasure Island' (Robert Louis Stevenson), Michael York; 'Jumanji' (Chris Van Allsburg), Robin Williams. Spoken word or non-musical album: 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' (Mark Twain), Garrison Keillor; 'Charles Kuralt's America,' Charles Kuralt; 'Grow Old Along With Me The Best Is Yet To Be,' Edward Asner, Ellen Burstyn, CCH Pounder & Alfre Woodard; 'Harry S. Truman: A Journey To Independence' (Paul Werth) Lauren Bacall, Martin Landau, Jack Lemmon & Gregory Peck; 'It Takes a Village,' Hillary Rodham Clinton. Spoken comedy album: 'The Definitive Biography of P.D.Q. Bach,' Peter Schickele; 'The Rants,' Dennis Miller; 'Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot,' Al Franken; 'Stan Freberg Presents the United States of America Vol. 2 (The Middle Years),' Stan Freberg; 'What the Hell Happened To Me?,' Adam Sandler. (more)

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xxx adam sandler. Musical show album: 'Bring In 'Da Noise, Bring In 'Da Funk'; 'A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum'; 'Rent'; ' 'Riverdance'; 'Victor/Victoria'. Instrumental composition: 'Aaron's Song,' Billy Childs; 'The Fifth Season,' Jorge Calandrelli; 'Manhattan (Island of Lights and Love),' Herbie Hancock & Jean Hancock; 'Midnight in Carlotta's Hair,' Wayne Shorter; 'Real McBop,' Arturo Sandoval. Instrumental composition written for a motion picture or television: 'Defile and Lament,' Elliot Goldenthal; 'Get Shorty,' John Lurie; 'Independence Day,' David Arnold; 'The Star Maker,' Ennio Morricone; 'Unstrung Heroes,' Thomas Newman. Song written specifically for a motion picture or television: 'Because You Loved Me,' Dianne Warren; 'Count On Me,' Babyface, Michael Houston & Whitney Houston; 'Exhale (Shoop Shoop),' Babyface; 'It Hurts Like Hell,' Babyface; 'Moonlight,' Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman & John Williams. Instrumental arrangement: 'An American Symphony,' Michael Kamen; 'Charlie Parker: The Firebird,' Lalo Schifrin; 'Children of the Night,' Wayne Shorter; 'Sing, Sing, Sing,' Jim McNeely; 'Summer,' Jorge Calandrelli. Instrumental arrangement with accompanying vocal: 'Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me,' Quincy Jones and Sam Nestico; 'In the Still of the Night,' Clare Fischer; 'Teach Me Tonight,' John Clayton Jr.; 'When I Fall In Love,' Alan Broadbent, David Foster & Gordon Jenkins; 'When You Wish Upon a Star,' Take 6. Recording package: 'Set the Twilight Reeling'; 'Ultra-Lounge (Leopard Skin Sampler)'; 'Aenima'; 'Miracle Of Science,'; 'East of the Sun: The West Coast Sessions.' Recording package -- boxed: 'The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings' (Frank Sinatra); 'Blues, Boogie & Bop: The 1940s Mercury Sessions'; 'The Man From Ipanema' (Antonio Carlos Jobim); 'The Complete Columbia Studio Recordings' (Miles Davis & Gil Evans); 'New Adventures in Hi- Fi' (R.E.M.). Album Note: 'The Mel Torme Collection 1944-1985,' Will Friedwald, Dave Kapp & Mel Torme; 'Mean Old World -- The Blues from 1940 to 1994,' Lawrence Hoffman; 'The Complete Capitol Singles Collection' (Frank Sinatra), Will Friewald; 'The Complete Columbia Studio Recordings' (Miles Davis & Gil Evans), George Avakian, Bob Belden, Bill Kirchner and Phil Schaap; 'The Complete Recordings Vol. 5: The Final Chapter' (Bessie Smith), Chris Albertson. Historical album: 'The Mel Torme Collection 1944-1985'; 'The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings' (Frank Sinatra); 'Fritz Kreisler: The Complete RCA Recordings'; 'The Mercury Blues 'N' Rhythm story 1945-1955'; 'The Complete Columbia Studio Recordings' (Miles Davis and Gil Evans). Engineered album, non-classical: 'Oceano,' Moogie Canazio; 'Peace Beyond Passion,' Michael Krowiak, Bob Power & Rail Jon Rogut; 'Q's Juke Joint,' Francis Buckley, Al Schmitt, Bruce Swedien & Tommy Vicari; 'Stardust,' Dave Reitzas, Elliot Scheiner, Al Schmitt and Erik Zobler; 'Tambu,' Elliot Scheiner, Al Schmitt & Bill Smith. (more)

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xxx Bill Smith. Producer of the year: Babyface; David Foster; Don Gehman; Brendan O'Brien; Don Was. Classical engineered recording: 'Barber: Violin Concerto; Cello Concerto , etc.,' Lawrence Rock; 'Bartok: The Three Piano Concertos,' Charles Harbutt; 'Copland: Dance Symphony; Short Symphony; Organ Symphony,' William Hoekstra & Lawrence Rock; 'Stravinsky: The Song of the Nightingale; The Firebird Suite,' Keith O. Johnson; 'Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture (With Chorus); Moscow Coronation Cantata,' John Eargle. Classical producer of the year: Manfred Eicher; James Mallinson; Joanna Nickrenz; Martin Sauer; Gary Schultz. Best classical album: 'Bartok: The Miraculous Mandarin; Music For Strings, Percussion and Celesta,' Pierre Boulez; 'Bartok: The Three Piano Concertos,' Esa-Pekka Salonen; 'Copland: Dance Symphony; Short Symphony; Organ Symphony,' Leonard Slatkin; 'Corigliano: Of Rage and Remembrance,' Leonard Slatkin; 'Opera Arias (Works of Mozart, Wagner, Borodin etc.),' James Levine; 'Prokofiev: Violin Con. Nos. 1 & 2; Son. for Solo Violin,' Andre Previn. Orchestral performance: 'Bartok: The Miraculous Mandarin; Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta,' Pierre Boulez, conductor (Chicago Sym. Cho.; Chicago Sym. Orch.); 'Lutoslawski: Sym. No. 2,' Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor (Los Angeles Phil.); 'Messiaen: Et Exspecto Resurrectionem Mortuorum: Chronochromie etc.,' Pierre Boulez, conductor (The Cleveland Orch.); 'Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet,' Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor (San Francisco Sym.); 'Shostakovich: Sym. No. 7 'Leningrad',' Yuri Temirkanov, conductor (St. Petersburg Phil. Orch.). Opera recording: 'Britten: Peter Grimes,' Richard Hickox; 'Dallapiccola: Il Prigioniero,' Esa-Pekka Salonen; 'Gluck: Orphee et Eurydice,' Donald Runnicles; 'Kunzen: Holger Danske,' Thomas Dausgaard; 'Weber: Der Freischutz,' Nikolaus Harnoncourt. Choral performance: 'Bach: Complete Cantatas, Vol. 1,' Ton Koopman; 'Danny Boy -- Songs and Dancing Ballads by Percy Grainger,' John Eliot Gardiner; 'Mozart: Requiem,' William Christie; 'Schubert, Mass in E Flat,' Carlo Maria Giulini; 'Walton: Belshazzar's Feast,' Andrew Litton. Instrumental soloist performance with orchestra: 'Adams: Violin Concert,' Gidon Kramer; 'Bartok: The Three Piano Concertos,' Yefim Bronfman; 'Prokofiev: Con. for Violin and Orch. No. 2,' Gil Sheham; 'Schoenberg: Piano Concerto,' Alfred Brendel; 'Shostakovich, Cello Cons. Nos. 1 & 2,' Truls Mork. Instrumental soloist performer (without orchestra): 'Prokofiev: Piano Sons Nos. 2,3,5 & 9,' Yefim Bronfman; 'The Romantic Master,' Earl Wild. 'Schumann: Fantasy/Liszt:Transcendental Etudes,' Evgeny Kissin; 'Schumann: Kinderszenen; Kreisleriana,' Radu Lupu; 'Wuorinen: Third Piano Sonata; Bagatelle etc./Feldman: Palais De Mari,' Alan Feinberg. (more)

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xxx alan feinberg. Chamber music performance: 'Beethoven: Violin Sons. Nos. 9 'Kreutzer'& 10,' Martha Argerich, piano; Gidon Kremer, violin; 'Brahms: Cello Sons. Nos. 1& 2/Schumann: 5 Stucke Im Volkston, Op. 102, ' Anner Bylsma, violincello, Lambert Orkis, piano. 'Brahms: Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op. 52/Neue Liebesleider-Walzer, Op. 65,' Olaf Bar, Baritone, Barbara Bonney, soprano, Kurt Streit, tenor, Anne Sofie von Otto, mezzo soprano; 'Corigliano, String Quartet,' Cleveland Quartet; 'Scumann: Piano Quintet/Piano Quartet,' Martha Argerisch, piano. Small ensemble performance: 'Boulez:...Explosante-Fixe...,' Pierre Boulez; 'Hommage A Piazzola,' Gidon Kremer, violin; 'Matthews: Suns Dance,' Oliver Knussen; 'Shostakovish: Written with the Heart's Blood, ' The New Century Chamber Orchestra; 'Vivaldi: Concerti Per Molti Istromenti,' Federico, Maria Sardelli. Classical vocal performance: 'Britten, Phaedra,' Lorraine Hunt, soprano, Halle Orchestra; 'Faure: 'L'Horizon Chimerique,' Sanford Sylvan, baritone, Lydian String Quartet; 'Opera Arias,' Bryn Terfel, bass-baritone, the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; 'Visions of Love -- A Colection of Mozart Arias,' Renee Fleming, soprano, Orchestra of St. Luke's; 'Where Shall I Fly -- Handel & Mozart Arias,' Jennifer Larmore, mezzo-soprano, Orchestra de. Cham. de Lausanne; 'Wings In the Night -- Swedish Songs,' Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano, Bengt Forsberg, piano. Classical contemporary composition: 'Adams: Violin Concerto,' John Adams; 'Corigliano: String Quartet,' John Corigliano; 'Matthews: Fourth Sonata,' Colin Matthews; 'Rautavaara: Angel of Light,' Einojuhani Rautavaara; 'Schuller: Four Soundscapes,' Gunther Schuller. Music video, short form: 'Ironic,' Alanis Morrissette; 'Tonight, Tonight,' Smashing Pumpkins; 'Earth Song,' Michael Jackson; 'Walking Contradiction,' Green Day; 'Free As A Bird,' The Beatles. Music video, long form: 'Satie and Suzanne,' Reinbert de Leeuw; 'Live From London,' Bon Jovi; 'The Beatles Anthology,' The Beatles; 'Blood Brothers,' Bruce Springsteen; 'Farewell -- Live From the Universal Amphitheater,' Oingo Boingo.

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