2017 Grammy Nominations

The nominees for the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards were announced on December 6, 2016. Polish classical music and musicians were well represented on the list (see below, which focuses primarily on music from the US. The 2017 Grammy Awards will air live on CBS on Sunday,February 12 at 8:00 p.m. ET. James Corden will host the event, whichwill take place at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

 

BEST OPERA RECORDING

Szymanowski: Król Roger (Opus Arte)

Antonio Pappano, conductor; Georgia Jarman, Mariusz Kwiecień & Saimir Pirgu; Jonathan Allen, producer (Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House; Royal Opera Chorus)

 

BEST CHORAL PERFORMANCE

Penderecki Conducts Penderecki, Volume 1 (Warner Classics)

Krzysztof Penderecki, conductor; Henryk Wojnarowski, choir director (Nikolay Didenko, Agnieszka Rehlis & Johanna Rusanen; Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra; Warsaw Philharmonic Choir)

 

BEST CHAMBER MUSIC/SMALL ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE

Fitelberg: Chamber Works (Chandos)

ARC Ensemble

 

[Source: grammy.comlatimes.com]