GRAMMY Awards Winners & Nominees for Best Classical Vocal Performance

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Best Classical Vocal Performance

 

62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2019)
 

nominees

The Edge Of Silence - Works For Voice By György Kurtág

Himmelsmusik

Schumann: Liederkreis Op. 24, Kerner-Lieder Op. 35

Songplay

A Te, O Cara

61st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2018)
 
winner

Songs Of Orpheus - Monteverdi, Caccini, D'India & Landi

Karim Sulayman; Jeannette Sorrell, conductor; Apollo's Fire, ensembles; Erica Brenner, producer; Ian Dobie, engineer; Ian Dobie & Daniel Shores, mixers

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 
winner

Crazy Girl Crazy

Barbara Hannigan, soloist; Guido Tichelman, producer; Bastiaan Kuijt, engineer (Ludwig Orchestra)

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner

Schumann & Berg

Dorothea Röschmann, soloist; Everett Porter, producer

winner

Shakespeare Songs

Ian Bostridge, soloist; John Fraser, producer; Philip Siney, engineer

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
winner

Joyce & Tony - Live From Wigmore Hall

Joyce DiDonato, soloist; Stephen Johns, producer; Jonathan Allen, engineer

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
winner

Douce France

Anne Sofie Von Otter, soloist; Jean-Pierre Loisil, producer; Thomas Dappelo, engineer/mixer

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner
David Frost

Winter Morning Walks

Dawn Upshaw, soloist; David Frost, producer; David Frost, Brian Losch & Tim Martyn, engineers (Maria Schneider; Australian Chamber Orchestra & St. Paul Chamber Orchestra)

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner

Poèmes

Renée Fleming, soloist; Arnaud Moral, producer; Christian Lahondes, engineer/mixer (Alan Gilbert & Seiji Ozawa; Orchestre National De France & Orchestre Philharmonique De Radio France)

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner

Diva Divo

Joyce DiDonato, soloist; Daniel Zalay, producer (Kazushi Ono; Orchestre De L'Opéra National De Lyon)

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner

Sacrificium

Cecilia Bartoli, soloist; Arend Prohmann, producer; Philip Siney, engineer/mixer (Giovanni Antonini; Il Giardino Armonico)

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner
David Frost, Richard King

Verismo Arias

Renée Fleming, soloist; David Frost, producer; Mike Hatch & Richard King, engineers/mixers (Marco Armiliato; Orchestra Sinfonica Di Milano Giuseppi Verdi)

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner

Corigliano: Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems Of Bob Dylan

Hila Plitmann, soloist; John Corigliano & Tim Handley, producers; John Corigliano, Tim Handley & Tom Lazarus, engineers (JoAnn Falletta; Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra)

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner

Lorraine Hunt Lieberson Sings Peter Lieberson: Neruda Songs

Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, soloist; Dirk Sobotka, producer; Mark Donahue & John Newton, engineers (James Levine; Boston Symphony Orchestra)

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner

Bach: Cantatas

Thomas Quasthoff, soloist; Christopher Alder, producer; Jürgen Bulgrin & Rainer Maillard, engineers (Rainer Kussmaul; Berlin Baroque Soloists)

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner

Ives: Songs (The Things Our Fathers Loved; The Housatonic At Stockbridge, Etc.)

Susan Graham, soloist

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner

Schubert: Lieder With Orchestra

Thomas Quasthoff & Anne Sofie von Otter, soloists; Christopher Alder, producer; Jürgen Bulgrin & Oliver Rogalla Von Heyden, engineers (Claudio Abbado; Chamber Orchestra of Europe)

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner

Bel Canto - Bellini, Donizetti & Rossini

Erik Smith, producer; Neil Hutchinson, Tom Lazarus & Jonathan Stokes, engineers (Patrick Summers)

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner

Dreams & Fables - Gluck Italian Arias: Tremo Fra' Dubbi Miei; Di Questa Cetra In Seno

Christopher Raeburn, producer; Jonathan Stokes, engineer (Bernhard Forck; Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin)

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner

The Vivaldi Album - Dell'aura al sussurrar, Alma oppressa

Christopher Raeburn, producer; Jonathan Stokes, engineer (Il Giardino Armonico)

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner

Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn

(Berliner Philharmonic)

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner

The Beautiful Voice - Works Of Charpentier, Gounod, Massenet & Flotow

(English Chamber Orchestra)

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner

An Italian Songbook - Works Of Bellini, Donizetti, Rossini

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

Opera Arias - Works Of Mozart, Wagner, Borodin

(Metropolitan Opera Orchestra)

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner

The Echoing Air - The Music Of Henry Purcell

(Academy Of Ancient Music)

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner

The Impatient Lover - Italian Songs By Beethoven, Schubert, Mozart

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

The Art Of Arleen Auger (Works Of Larsen, Purcell, Schumann, Mozart)

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner

Kathleen Battle At Carnegie Hall (Handel, Mozart, Liszt, Strauss, etc.)

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner

The Girl With Orange Lips (Falla, Ravel, etc.)

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner

Carreras, Domingo, Pavarotti In Concert

(Orchestra Del Maggio Musicale)

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner

Knoxville - Summer Of 1915 (Music Of Barber, Menotti, Harbison, Stravinsky)

(Orchestra Of St. Luke's)

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Luciano Pavarotti In Concert

(Symphony Orchestra Of Amelia Romangna)

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

Kathleen Battle - Salzburg Recital

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

Mozart: Kathleen Battle Sings Mozart

(Andre Previn; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra)

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

Berlioz: Requiem

(Robert Shaw; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra)

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner

Ravel: Songs Of Maurice Ravel

(Pierre Boulez; BBC Symphony Orchestra & Ensemble InterContemporain)

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
winner

Leontyne Price & Marilyn Horne In Concert At The Met

(James Levine; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra)

25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
winner

Verdi: Arias (Leontyne Price Sings Verdi)

(Zubin Mehta; Israel Philharmonic Orchestra)

24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner

Live From Lincoln Center - Sutherland/Horne/Pavarotti

(Richard Bonynge; New York City Opera Orchestra)

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner

Prima Donna, Vol. 5 - Great Soprano Arias From Handel To Britten

(Henry Lewis; Philharmonia Orchestra)

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner

O Sole Mio - Favorite Neapolitan Songs

(Bologna Orchestra)

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
winner

Luciano Pavarotti - Hits From Lincoln Center

20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner

Bach: Arias

(Academy Of St. Martin-In-The Fields)

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner

Herbert: Music Of Victor Herbert

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner

Mahler: Kindertotenlieder

(Israel Philharmonic Orchestra)

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner

Leontyne Price Sings Richard Strauss

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
winner

Puccini: Heroines

(Sir Edward Downes; New Philharmonia Orchestra)

15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner

Brahms: Die Schone Magelone

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

Leontyne Price Sings Robert Schumann

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
12th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1969)
 
winner

Barber: Two Scenes From Antony And Cleopatra/Knoxville: Summer Of 1915

(New Philharmonia)

11th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1968)
 
winner

Rossini: Rarities

(RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra)

10th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1967)
 
winner

Prima Donna, Volume 2

(RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra)

9th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1966)
 
winner

Prima Donna (Works Of Barber, Purcell, Etc.)

(RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra)

8th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1965)
 
winner

Strauss: Salome (Dance Of The Seven Veils, Interlude, Final Scene)/The Egyptian Helen (Awakening Scene)

(Boston Symphony Orchestra)

7th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1964)
 
winner

Berlioz: Nuits D'Ete (Song Cycle)/Falla: El Amor Brujo

(Chicago Symphony Orchestra)

6th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1963)
 
winner

Great Scenes From Gershwin's Porgy And Bess

(RCA Orchestra)

5th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1962)
 
winner

Wagner: Gotterdamerung - Brunnhilde's Immolation Scene/Wesendonck Songs

(New York Philharmonic)

4th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1961)
 
winner

The Art Of The Prima Donna

(Royal Opera House Orchestra - Covent Garden)

3rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1960)
 
winner

A Program Of Song - Leontyne Price Recital

2nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1959)
 
winner

Bjoerling In Opera

1st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1958)
 
winner

Operatic Recital