Winners

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Best Classical Vocal Performance

 

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 

nominees

Bach & Telemann: Sacred Cantatas

Crazy Girl Crazy

Gods & Monsters

In War & Peace - Harmony Through Music

Sviridov: Russia Cast Adrift

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner

Schumann & Berg

Dorothea Röschmann; Mitsuko Uchida, accompanist

winner

Shakespeare Songs

Ian Bostridge; Antonio Pappano, accompanist (Michael Collins, Elizabeth Kenny, Lawrence Power & Adam Walker)

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
winner

Joyce & Tony - Live From Wigmore Hall

Joyce DiDonato, soloist. Stephen Johns, producer. Jonathan Allen, engineer.

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
winner

Douce France

Anne Sofie Von Otter, soloist. Jean-Pierre Loisil, producer. Thomas Dappelo, engineer/mixer. (Carl Bagge, Margareta Bengston, Mats Bergström, Per Ekdahl, Bengan Janson, Olle Linder & Antoine Tamestit)

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner

Winter Morning Walks

Dawn Upshaw, soloist. David Frost, producer. David Frost, Brian Losch & Tim Martyn, engineers.

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner

Poèmes

Renée Fleming, soloist. Christian Lahondes, engineer/mixer. Arnaud Moral, producer.

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner

Diva Divo

Joyce DiDonato, soloist. Daniel Zalay, producer.

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner

Sacrificium

Cecilia Bartoli, soloist. Philip Siney, engineer/mixer. Arend Prohmann, producer.

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner
Richard King, David Frost

Verismo Arias

Renée Fleming, soloist. Mike Hatch & Richard King, engineers/mixers. David Frost, producer.

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner

Corigliano: Mr. Tambourine Man: Seven Poems Of Bob Dylan

Hila Plitmann, soloist. John Corigliano, Tim Handley & Tom Lazarus, engineers. John Corigliano & Tim Handley, producers.

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner

Lorraine Hunt Lieberson Sings Peter Lieberson: Neruda Songs

Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, soloist. John Newton & Mark Donahue, engineers. Dirk Sobotka, producer.

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner

Rilke Songs

Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, soloist.

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner

Bach: Cantatas

Thomas Quasthoff, soloist. Jürgen Bulgrin & Rainer Maillard, engineers. Christopher Alder, producer.

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner

Ives: Songs (The Things Our Fathers Loved; The Housatonic At Stockbridge, Etc.)

Susan Graham, soloist.

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner

Schubert: Lieder With Orchestra

Anne Sofie von Otter & Thomas Quasthoff, soloists. Jürgen Bulgrin & Oliver Rogalla Von Heyden, engineers. Christopher Alder, producer.

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner

Bel Canto - Bellini, Donizetti & Rossini

Renée Fleming, artist. Jonathan Stokes, Neil Hutchinson & Tom Lazarus, engineers. Erik Smith, producer.

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner

Dreams & Fables - Gluck Italian Arias: Tremo Fra' Dubbi Miei; Di Questa Cetra In Seno

Cecilia Bartoli, artist. Jonathan Stokes, engineer. Christopher Raeburn, producer.

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner

The Vivaldi Album - Dell'aura al sussurrar, Alma oppressa

Cecilia Bartoli, artist. Jonathan Stokes, engineer. Christopher Raeburn, producer.

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner

Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn

Anne Sofie von Otter & Thomas Quasthoff, artists.

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner

The Beautiful Voice - Works Of Charpentier, Gounod, Massenet & Flotow

Renee Fleming, artist.

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner

An Italian Songbook - Works Of Bellini, Donizetti, Rossini

Cecilia Bartoli, artist.

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

Opera Arias - Works Of Mozart, Wagner, Borodin

Bryn Terfel, artist.

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner

The Echoing Air - The Music Of Henry Purcell

Sylvia McNair, artist.

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner

The Impatient Lover - Italian Songs By Beethoven, Schubert, Mozart

Cecilia Bartoli, artist.

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

The Art Of Arleen Auger (Works Of Larsen, Purcell, Schumann, Mozart)

Arleen Auger, artist.

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner

Kathleen Battle At Carnegie Hall (Handel, Mozart, Liszt, Strauss, etc.)

Kathleen Battle, artist.

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner

The Girl With Orange Lips (Falla, Ravel, etc.)

Dawn Upshaw, artist.

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner

Carreras, Domingo, Pavarotti In Concert

Jose Carreras, Luciano Pavarotti & Placido Domingo, artists.

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner

Knoxville - Summer Of 1915 (Music Of Barber, Menotti, Harbison, Stravinsky)

Dawn Upshaw, artist.

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Luciano Pavarotti In Concert

Luciano Pavarotti, artist.

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

Kathleen Battle - Salzburg Recital

Kathleen Battle, artist.

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

Mozart: Kathleen Battle Sings Mozart

Kathleen Battle, artist.

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

Berlioz: Requiem

John Aler, artist.

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner

Ravel: Songs Of Maurice Ravel

Heather Harper, Jessye Norman & Jose Van Dam, artists.

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
winner

Leontyne Price & Marilyn Horne In Concert At The Met

Leontyne Price & Marilyn Horne, artists.

25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
winner

Verdi: Arias (Leontyne Price Sings Verdi)

Leontyne Price, artist.

24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner

Live From Lincoln Center - Sutherland/Horne/Pavarotti

Joan Sutherland, Luciano Pavarotti & Marilyn Horne, artists.

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner

Prima Donna, Vol. 5 - Great Soprano Arias From Handel To Britten

Leontyne Price, artist.

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner

O Sole Mio - Favorite Neapolitan Songs

Luciano Pavarotti, artist.

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
winner

Luciano Pavarotti - Hits From Lincoln Center

Luciano Pavarotti, artist.

20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner

Bach: Arias

Janet Baker, artist.

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner

Herbert: Music Of Victor Herbert

Beverly Sills, artist.

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner

Mahler: Kindertotenlieder

Janet Baker, artist.

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner

Leontyne Price Sings Richard Strauss

Leontyne Price, artist.

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
winner

Puccini: Heroines

Leontyne Price, artist.

15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner

Brahms: Die Schone Magelone

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, artist.

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

Leontyne Price Sings Robert Schumann

Leontyne Price, artist.

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
winner

Schubert: Lieder

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, artist.

12th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1969)
 
winner

Barber: Two Scenes From Antony And Cleopatra/Knoxville: Summer Of 1915

Leontyne Price, artist.

11th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1968)
 
winner

Rossini: Rarities

Montserrat Caballe, artist.

10th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1967)
 
winner

Prima Donna, Volume 2

Leontyne Price, artist.

9th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1966)
 
winner

Prima Donna (Works Of Barber, Purcell, Etc.)

Leontyne Price, artist.

8th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1965)
 
winner

Strauss: Salome (Dance Of The Seven Veils, Interlude, Final Scene)/The Egyptian Helen (Awakening Scene)

Leontyne Price, artist.

7th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1964)
 
winner

Berlioz: Nuits D'Ete (Song Cycle)/Falla: El Amor Brujo

Leontyne Price, artist.

6th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1963)
 
winner

Great Scenes From Gershwin's Porgy And Bess

Leontyne Price, artist.

5th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1962)
 
winner

Wagner: Gotterdamerung - Brunnhilde's Immolation Scene/Wesendonck Songs

Eileen Farrell, artist.

4th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1961)
 
winner

The Art Of The Prima Donna

Joan Sutherland, artist.

3rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1960)
 
winner

A Program Of Song - Leontyne Price Recital

Leontyne Price, artist.

2nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1959)
 
winner

Bjoerling In Opera

Jussi Bjoerling, artist.

1st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1958)
 
winner

Operatic Recital

Renata Tebaldi, artist.