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Jazz-Related Grammy Award Winners Announced

Victors include John McLaughlin, Cécile McLorin Salvant, Christian McBride and Billy Childs

Cover of Cécile McLorin Salvant album Dreams and Daggers
Cover of Cécile McLorin Salvant’s album “Dreams and Daggers”

Winners in these jazz-related categories at the 60th annual Grammy Awards were announced today in New York City, during the pre-telecast ceremony. The full lists of nominees appear below, with the winners in bold. In addition to the awards below, Jane Ira Bloom received a Grammy for Best Surround-Sound Album, for her Early Americans, along with engineers Jim Anderson and Darcy Proper; and Tony Bennett won Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album, for his Tony Bennett Celebrates 90JT wishes to congratulate all of the victors and nominees. 

Best Jazz Vocal Album
The Baylor Project The Journey
Jazzmeia Horn A Social Call
Raul Midón Bad Ass and Blind
Randy Porter Trio With Nancy King Porter Plays Porter
Cécile McLorin Salvant Dreams and Daggers

Best Jazz Instrumental Album

Bill Charlap Trio Uptown, Downtown
Billy Childs Rebirth
Joey DeFrancesco & the People Project Freedom
Fred Hersch Open Book
Chris Potter The Dreamer Is the Dream

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