Winners

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Best Instrumental Arrangement

 

60th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2017)
 
winner
John Williams

Escapades For Alto Saxophone And Orchestra From Catch Me If You Can

nominees

All Hat, No Saddle

Home Free (For Peter Joe)

Ugly Beauty/Pannonica

White Christmas

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner

You And I

Jacob Collier, arranger (Jacob Collier)

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
winner

Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy

Ben Bram, Mitch Grassi, Scott Hoying, Avi Kaplan, Kirstin Maldonado & Kevin Olusola, arrangers.

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
winner

Daft Punk

Ben Bram, Mitch Grassi, Scott Hoying, Avi Kaplan, Kirstin Maldonado & Kevin Olusola, arrangers.

(Pentatonix)

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner

On Green Dolphin Street

Gordon Goodwin, arranger.

Gordon Goodwin, arranger.

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner

How About You

Gil Evans, arranger (Gil Evans Project)

Gil Evans, arranger.

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner

Rhapsody In Blue

Gordon Goodwin, arranger (Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band)

Gordon L. Goodwin, arranger.

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner

Carlos

Vince Mendoza, arranger (John Scofield, Vince Mendoza & Metropole Orkest)

Vincent Mendoza, arranger.

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner

West Side Story Medley

Bill Cunliffe, arranger (Resonance Big Band)

Bill Cunliffe, arranger.

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner

Define Dancing

Thomas Newman

Peter Gabriel & Thomas Newman, arrangers.

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner

In A Silent Way

Joe Zawinul

Vincent Mendoza, arranger.

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner

The Incredits

Various Artists

Gordon L. Goodwin, arranger.

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner

Past Present & Future

The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra

Slide Hampton, arranger.

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner

Timbuktu

Michael Brecker Quindectet

Gil Goldstein & Michael Brecker, arrangers.

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner

Six Feet Under Title Theme

Thomas Newman

Thomas Newman, arranger.

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner
Béla Fleck

Claude Debussy "Doctor Gradus Ad Parnassum" From Children's Corner

Béla Fleck, Joshua Bell & Gary Hoffmann

Béla Fleck & Edgar Meyer, arrangers.

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner
Chick Corea

Spain For Sextet & Orchestra

Chick Corea, arranger.

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner

Chelsea Bridge

Don Sebesky

Don Sebesky, arranger.

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner

Waltz For Debby

Don Sebesky

Don Sebesky, arranger.

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner

Straight, No Chaser

The Bill Holman Band

Bill Holman, arranger.

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

An American Symphony (Mr. Holland's Opus)

Michael Kamen

Michael Kamen, arranger.

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner

Lament

J.J. Johnson & The Robert Farnon Orchestra

Robert Farnon, arranger.

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner

Three Cowboy Songs

Dave Grusin

Dave Grusin, arranger.

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

Mood Indigo

Dave Grusin

Dave Grusin, arranger.

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner

Strike Up The Band

Rob McConnell & The Boss Brass

Rob McConnell, arranger.

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner

Medley: Bess You Is My Woman/I Loves You Porgy

Dave Grusin

Dave Grusin, arranger.

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner
Quincy Jones

Birdland

Ian Prince, Jerry Hey, Quincy Jones & Rod Temperton, arrangers.

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner

Suite From The Milagro Beanfield War

Dave Grusin

Dave Grusin, arranger.

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Memos From Paradise

Eddie Daniels

Roger Kellaway, arranger.

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

Take The "A" Train

The Tonight Show Band With Doc Severinsen

Bill Holman, arranger.

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

Suite Memories

Bill Watrous & Patrick Williams

Pat Williams, arranger.

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

Early A.M. Attitude

Dave Grusin & Lee Ritenour

Dave Grusin & Lee Ritenour, arrangers.

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner
Quincy Jones

Grace (Gymnastics Theme)

Jeremy Lubbock & Quincy Jones, arrangers.

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
winner

Summer Sketches '82

Dave Grusin

Dave Grusin, arranger.

25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner
Quincy Jones

Velas

Johnny Mandel & Quincy Jones, arrangers.

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner
Quincy Jones

Dinorah, Dinorah

George Benson

Jerry Hey & Quincy Jones, arrangers.

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner

Soulful Strut

George Benson

Claus Ogerman, arranger.

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
winner
Quincy Jones

The Wiz Main Title - Overture Part One

Various Artists

Quincy Jones & Robert (Bob) Freedman, arrangers.

20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner

Nadia's Theme (The Young And The Restless)

Barry De Vorzon

Barry De Vorzon, Harry Betts & Perry Botkin Jr., arrangers.

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner
Chick Corea

Leprechaun's Dream

Chick Corea, arranger.

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner

The Rockford Files

Mike Post

Mike Post & Pete Clarence Carpenter, arrangers.

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner

Threshold

Pat Williams

Pat Williams, arranger.

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner

Theme From The French Connection

Don Ellis Big Band

Don Ellis, arranger.

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

Theme From Shaft

Isaac Hayes

Isaac Hayes & Johnny Allen, arrangers.

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
12th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1969)
 
winner
Henry Mancini

Love Theme From Romeo And Juliet

Henry Mancini, arranger.

11th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1968)
 
winner

Classical Gas

Mason Williams

Mike Post, arranger.

10th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1967)
 
winner

Alfie

Burt Bacharach

Burt Bacharach, arranger.

9th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1966)
 
winner

What Now My Love

Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass

Herb Alpert, arranger.

8th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1965)
 
winner

A Taste Of Honey

Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass

Herb Alpert, arranger.

7th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1964)
 
6th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1963)
 
winner
Quincy Jones

I Can't Stop Loving You

Count Basie

Quincy Jones, arranger.

5th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1962)