GRAMMY Awards Winners & Nominees for Best Classical Instrumental Solo

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Best Classical Instrumental Solo


63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2020)
Richard O'Neill

Theofanidis: Concerto For Viola And Chamber Orchestra

Richard O'Neill; David Alan Miller, conductor (Albany Symphony)


Kirill Gerstein
Thomas Adès

Adès: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra

Igor Levit

Beethoven: Complete Piano Sonatas

Augustin Hadelich

Bohemian Tales

Daniil Trifonov
Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Destination Rachmaninov - Arrival

62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2019)
Nicola Benedetti, Cristian Măcelaru, GRAMMYs

Marsalis: Violin Concerto; Fiddle Dance Suite

Nicola Benedetti; Cristian Măcelaru, conductor (Philadelphia Orchestra); Steven Epstein, producer; Richard King, engineer

61st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2018)
James Ehnes, Ludovic Morlot

Kernis: Violin Concerto

James Ehnes; Ludovic Morlot, conductor (Seattle Symphony)

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
Zuill Bailey, Giancarlo Guerrero

Daugherty: Tales Of Hemingway

Zuill Bailey; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor (Nashville Symphony)

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
Augustin Hadelich, Ludovic Morlot

Dutilleux: Violin Concerto, L'Arbre Des Songes

Augustin Hadelich; Ludovic Morlot, conductor (Seattle Symphony)

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
David Miller, John Corigliano

Corigliano: Conjurer - Concerto For Percussionist & String Orchestra

Evelyn Glennie; David Alan Miller, conductor; Silas Brown & John Corigliano, producers; Silas Brown & John Corigliano, engineers (Albany Symphony)

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
Kim Kashkashian

Kurtág & Ligeti: Music For Viola

Kim Kashkashian; Manfred Eicher, producer; Peter Laenger, engineer/mixer

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
Giancarlo Guerrero

Schwantner: Concerto For Percussion & Orchestra

Christopher Lamb; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor (Nashville Symphony)