Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo
The Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo was first awarded during the annual Grammy Awards ceremony in 2012.
|Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo|
|Awarded for||quality classic instrumental solos|
|Presented by||National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences|
It combines the previous categories for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) and Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra).
The restructuring of these categories was a result of the Recording Academy's wish to decrease the list of categories and awards.
The Grammy is awarded to the instrumental soloist(s) and to the conductor when applicable.
|2012||Giancarlo Guerrero (conductor)
Christopher Lamb (with the Nashville Symphony)
|Schwantner: Concerto for Percussion & Orchestra||
|2013||Kim Kashkashian||Kurtág & Ligeti: Music for Viola||
|2014||Evelyn Glennie (soloist)
David Alan Miller (conductor) (with the Albany Symphony Orchestra)
|Corigliano: Conjurer - Concerto for Percussionist & String Orchestra||
|2016||Augustin Hadelich (soloist)
Ludovic Morlot (conductor)
|Dutilleux: Violin Concerto, L'Arbre Des Songes||
|2017||Zuill Bailey (soloist)
Giancarlo Guerrero (conductor)
|Daugherty: Tales of Hemingway||
|2019||James Ehnes (soloist); Ludovic Morlot (conductor)||Kernis: Violin Concerto||
- Grammy Awards Restructuring
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- Grammy.com, 7 December 2019