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Grammy Winners Announced

As usual, hip-hop and rock acts got most of the attention and supplied most of the action at last night’s Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles. Believe it or not-and you probably won’t if you caught any part of CBS’s Grammy telecast-Grammy does still recognize jazz. Here’s a list of winners in the jazz categories. If you’re interested in knowing who won in other categories, visit the Grammy Web site.
Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group


Wayne Shorter (pictured)

(Verve Records)
Best Jazz Instrumental Solo


Chick Corea, soloist

Track from: Rendezvous In New York

(Stretch Records)
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

Wide Angles

Michael Brecker Quindectet

(Verve Records)
Best Latin Jazz Album

Live At The Blue Note

Michel Camilo With Charles Flores & Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez

Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package

The Complete Jack Johnson Sessions

Julian Alexander, Howard Fritzson & Seth Rothstein, art directors (Miles Davis)

(Columbia/Legacy Recordings)
Best Contemporary Jazz Album

34th N Lex

Randy Brecker

(ESC Records)
Best Jazz Vocal Album

A Little Moonlight

Dianne Reeves

(Blue Note Records)
Best New Age Album

One Quiet Night

Pat Metheny

(Warner Bros. Records)

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