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Jazz Grammy Winners 2016

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Jazz Grammy Winners 2016. Christian McBride, John Scofield, Elaine Elias, Antonio Sanchez and others...

Best Improvised Jazz Solo: “Cherokee” – Christian McBride (soloist) – Winner!

Best Jazz Vocal Album: For One to Love – Cécile McLorin Salvant – Winner!

Best Jazz Instrumental Album: Past Present – John Scofield – Winner!


Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album: The Thompson Fields – Maria Schneider Orchestra – Winner!

Best Latin Jazz Album: Made in Brazil – Elaine Elias – Winner!

Best Contemporary Instrumental Album: Sylva – Snarky Puppy & Metropole Orkest – Winner!


Best Traditional R&B Performance: “Little Ghetto Boy” – Lalah Hathaway – Winner!

Best Blues Album: Born to Play Guitar – Buddy Guy – Winner!

Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media: Birdman – Antonio Sánchez, composer – Winner!

Best Instrumental Composition: “The Afro Latin Jazz Suite” – Arturo O’Farrill (composer) – Winner!




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