Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo
|Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo|
|Awarded for||quality classic instrumental solos|
|Presented by||National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences|
The Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo was first awarded during the annual Grammy Awards ceremony in 2012.
It combines the previous categories for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) and Best Instrumental Soloist Performance (without orchestra).
The restructuring of these categories was a result of the Recording Academy's wish to decrease the list of categories and awards.
The Grammy is awarded to the instrumental soloist(s) and to the conductor when applicable.
|2012||Giancarlo Guerrero (conductor)
Christopher Lamb (with the Nashville Symphony)
|Schwantner: Concerto for Percussion & Orchestra||
|2013||Kim Kashkashian||Kurtág & Ligeti: Music for Viola||
|2014||Evelyn Glennie (soloist)
David Alan Miller (conductor) (with the Albany Symphony Orchestra)
|Corigliano: Conjurer - Concerto for Percussionist & String Orchestra||
|2016||Augustin Hadelich (soloist)
Ludovic Morlot (conductor)
|Dutilleux: Violin Concerto, L'Arbre Des Songes||
|2017||Zuill Bailey (soloist)
Giancarlo Guerrero (conductor)
|Daugherty: Tales of Hemingway||
|2019||James Ehnes (soloist); Ludovic Morlot (conductor)||Kernis: Violin Concerto||
- Grammy Awards Restructuring
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- List of nominees 2013
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- Grammy.com, 28 November 2017
- Grammy.com, 7 December 2019