Several graduates and a faculty member of the Eastman School of Music have received nominations in the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, Inc.’s 62nd GRAMMY Awards:
Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical: Scenery, Bob Ludwig ‘66E (BM), ‘01E (MM)
Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance: Perpetuum, Third Coast Percussion, Sean Connors ‘04E
Best Engineered Album, Classical: Riley: The Suns (Kronos Quartet)
Bob Ludwig ’66 (BM), mastering engineer; Sunny Yang ’04 (BM), cellist of Kronos Quartet
Best Immersive Audio Album: The Savior, Bob Ludwig ‘66E (BM), ‘01E (MM)
Best Opera Recording: Charpentier: Les Arts Florissants; Les Plaisirs De Versailles, Paul O’Dette
Eastman also has several alumni included in the following orchestras that played on nominated albums, including: the Pittsburgh, Detroit, Los Angeles, Cincinnati, New York, Philadelphia, Albany, and Rochester orchestras.
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