See below for a list of Leonard Bernstein’s GRAMMY Awards history.

Leonard Bernstein

See below for a list of Leonard Bernstein’s GRAMMY Awards history.

GRAMMY Award Results for Leonard Bernstein

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Nominations
Best Musical Theater Album
West Side Story
 
Wins
Best Classical Album
Mahler: Symphony No. 9
Best Orchestral Performance
Mahler: Symphony No. 9
 
Wins
Best Classical Album
Bernstein: Candide
Best Engineered Recording, Classical
Bernstein: Candide
 
Wins
Best Classical Album
Ives: Sym. No. 2; Gong On The Hook And Ladder; Central Park In The Dark; The Unanswered Question
Best Orchestral Performance
Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 7
Best Contemporary Composition
Bernstein: Arias & Barcarolles
Nominations
Best Music Video - Long Form
Bernstein In Berlin-Beethoven: Sym. No. 9 (Video)
Best Orchestral Performance
Ives: Symphony No. 2; Gong On The Hook And Ladder (Fireman's Parade On Mainstreet); Central Park In The Dark, The Unanswered Question (Album)
 
Wins
Best Orchestral Performance
Mahler: Symphony No. 3 In D Minor
 
Nominations
Best Classical Album
Mahler: Symphony No. 2 In C Minor "Resurrection" (Album)
Best Orchestral Recording
Mahler: Symhony No. 2 In C Minor "Resurrection" (Album)
Best Opera Recording
Bernstein/Wadsworth: A Quiet Place (Album)
Best Opera Recording
Puccini: La Boheme (Album)
Best Contemporary Composition
Bernstein/Wadsworth: A Quiet Place (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Orchestral Recording
Copland: Symphony No. 3/Quiet City (Album)
 
Wins
Lifetime Achievement Award
(lifetime Achievement Award)
 
Nominations
Best Classical Orchestral Recording
Bernstein: West Side Story Symphonic Dances And Candide Overture/ Barber: Adagio For Strings/ Schuman: American Festival Overture (Album)
Best Opera Recording
Wagner: Tristan Und Isolde (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Instrumental Soloist Or Soloists (With Orchestra)
Gershwin: Rhapsody In Blue (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Classical Orchestral Recording
Beethoven: Symphonies (9) (Album)
Best Classical Orchestral Recording
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Choral Performance, Classical (Other Than Opera)
Beethoven: Missa Solemnis (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Choral Performance, Classical (Other Than Opera)
Haydn: Mass No. 9 In D Minor ("Lord Nelson Mass") (Album)
Best Choral Performance, Classical (Other Than Opera)
Stravinsky: Les Noces And Mass (Album)
 
Wins
Best Classical Album
Concert Of The Century
 
Nominations
Best Choral Performance, Classical (Other Than Opera)
Berlioz: Requiem (Album)
 
Wins
Best Classical Vocal Soloist Performance
Mahler: Kindertotenlieder
Nominations
Best Choral Performance, Classical (Other Than Opera)
Haydn: Harmoniemesse (Album)
 
Nominations
Album Of The Year, Classical
Mahler: Symphony No. 2 In C Minor ("Resurrection") (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Bernstein Conducts Ravel (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 2 In C Minor (Album)
 
Wins
Best Opera Recording
Bizet: Carmen
Nominations
Album Of The Year, Classical
Bizet: Carmen (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Holst: The Planets (Album)
Best Choral Performance, Classical (Other Than Opera)
Haydn: Mass In Time Of War (Leonard Bernstein's Concert For Peace) (Album)
 
Nominations
Album Of The Year, Classical
Bernstein: Mass (Album)
Best Opera Recording
Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier (Album)
Best Choral Performance, Classical (Other Than Opera)
Bernstein: Mass (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 6 In A Minor And Symphony No. 9 In D Major (Album)
Best Choral Performance (Other Than Opera)
Haydn: The Creation (Album)
 
Wins
Album Of The Year, Classical
Mahler: Symphony No. 8 (Symphony Of A Thousand)
Best Classical Choral Performance (Other Than Opera)
Mahler: Symphony No. 8 In E Flat Major (Symphony Of A Thousand)
Nominations
Album Of The Year, Classical
Mahler: Das Lied Von Der Erde (Album)
Album Of The Year, Classical
The World Of Charles Ives (Washington's Birthday, Robert Browning Overture) (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Mahler: Das Lied Von Der Erde (Album)
Best Opera Recording
Verdi: Falstaff (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Ives: Fourth Of July (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Composition By A Contemporary Classical Composer
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms (Album)
 
Wins
Album Of The Year -- Classical
Bernstein: Symphony No. 3 "Kaddish"
Nominations
Best Performance - Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 2 In C Minor ("Resurrection") (Album)
Best Composition By A Contemporary Composer
Symphony No. 3 ("Kaddish") (Album)
 
Wins
Best Recording For Children
Bernstein Conducts For Young People
Nominations
Best Performance By A Chorus
The Joy Of Christmas (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Choral (Other Than Opera)
Bach: St. Matthew Passion (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Choral (Other Than Opera)
Milhaud: Les Choephores (Album)
 
Wins
Best Classical Performance - Vocal Soloist (With Or Without Orchestra)
Wagner: Gotterdamerung - Brunnhilde's Immolation Scene/Wesendonck Songs
Best Recording For Children
Saint-Saens: Carnival Of The Animals/Britten: Young Person's Guide To The Orchestra
Nominations
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 3 In D Minor (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Choral (Other Than Opera)
Mahler: Symphony No. 3 In D Minor (Album)
Best Documentary Or Spoken Word Recording (Other Than Comedy)
First Performance: Lincoln Center For The Performing Arts (Album)
 
Wins
Best Documentary Or Spoken Word Recording (Other Than Comedy)
Humor In Music
Best Recording For Children
Prokofiev: Peter And The Wolf
Nominations
Album Of The Year - Classical
Bloch: Sacred Service (Album)
Best Classical Performance - Choral (Other Than Opera)
Beethoven: Missa Solemnis (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Ives: Symphony # 2 (Album)
Best Contemporary Classical Composition
Ives: Symphony # 2
 
Nominations
Best Classical Performance - Orchestra
Stravinsky: Le Sacre Du Printemps (Album)