Winners

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Best Instrumental Jazz Album

 

59th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2016)
 
winner

Country For Old Men

John Scofield

Label: Impulse!

nominees

Book Of Intuition

Dr. Um

Sunday Night At The Vanguard

Nearness

58th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2015)
 
winner

Past Present

John Scofield, artist. John Scofield, producer.

57th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2014)
 
winner
Chick Corea

Trilogy

Chick Corea Trio (Brian Blade, Chick Corea & Christian McBride), artists. Bernie Kirsh & Brian Vibberts, engineers/mixers.

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner

Money Jungle: Provocative In Blue

Terri Lyne Carrington, artist. Terri Lyne Carrington, producer. Jeremy Loucas & Mike Marciano, engineers/mixers.

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner
Pat Metheny, GRAMMY winner

Unity Band

Pat Metheny Unity Band (Pat Metheny, Chris Potter, Antonio Sanchez, Ben Williams), artist. James Farber & Pete Karam, engineers/mixers.

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner
Chick Corea

Forever

Chick Corea, Lenny White & Stanley Clarke, artists. Bernie Kirsh, Brian Vibberts & Buck Snow, engineers/mixers. Chick Corea, Lenny White & Stanley Clarke, producers.

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner

Moody 4B

James Moody, artist. Jonathan Rosenberg, engineer/mixer. Michael P. Patterson, producer.

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner
Chick Corea

Five Peace Band - Live

Chick Corea & John McLaughlin Five Peace Band (Vinnie Colaiuta, Kenny Garrett, Christian McBride, John McLaughlin), artists. Bernie Kirsh, Brian Vibberts & Sven Hoffman, engineers/mixers.

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner
Chick Corea

The New Crystal Silence

Chick Corea & Gary Burton, artists. Bernie Kirsh, Brian Vibberts, Buck Snow, Tim Garland & Tony David Cray, engineers. Chick Corea & Gary Burton, producers.

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner
Pat Metheny, GRAMMY winner

Pilgrimage

Michael Brecker, artist. Joe Ferla, engineer. Gil Goldstein, Michael Brecker, Pat Metheny & Steven Rodby, producers.

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner
Chick Corea, Al Schmitt

The Ultimate Adventure

Chick Corea, artist. Al Schmitt, Bernie Kirsh & Buck Snow, engineers/mixers.

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner

Beyond The Sound Barrier

Wayne Shorter Quartet (Brian Blade, John Patitucci, Danílo Perez, Wayne Shorter), artist. Rob Griffin, engineer/mixer.

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner

Illuminations

Christian McBride, Gary Bartz, Lewis Nash, McCoy Tyner & Terence Blanchard, artists. Jack Renner, engineer/mixer. Elaine L. Martone, producer.

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner

Alegría

Wayne Shorter, artist. Clark Germain, engineer. Dave Darlington & Robert Sadin, engineers/mixers. Robert Sadin, producer.

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner
Herbie Hancock, GRAMMY winner

Directions In Music

Herbie Hancock, Michael Brecker & Roy Hargrove, artists. Doug Doctor, Jay Newland & Rob Griffin, engineers/mixers. Jason Olaine, producer.

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner

This Is What I Do

Sonny Rollins, artist. Troy Halderson, engineer. Lucille Rollins, producer.

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner

Contemporary Jazz

Branford Marsalis Quartet (Joey Calderazzo, Branford Marsalis, Eric Revis, Jeff "Tain" Watts), artist. Rob "Wacko!" Hunter, engineer/mixer. Rob "Wacko!" Hunter, producer.

42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1999)
 
winner
Chick Corea, Pat Metheny, GRAMMY winner

Like Minds

Chick Corea, Dave Holland, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny & Roy Haynes, artists.

41st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1998)
 
winner
Herbie Hancock, GRAMMY winner

Gershwin's World

Herbie Hancock, artist.

40th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1997)
 
winner
Pat Metheny, GRAMMY winner

Beyond The Missouri Sky

Charlie Haden & Pat Metheny, artists.

39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996)
 
winner

Tales From The Hudson

Michael Brecker, artist.

38th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1995)
 
winner

Infinity

McCoy Tyner Trio (Aaron Scott, Avery Sharpe, McCoy Tyner) & Michael Brecker, artists.

37th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1994)
 
winner
Herbie Hancock, GRAMMY winner

A Tribute To Miles

Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Tony Williams, Wallace Roney & Wayne Shorter, artists.

36th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1993)
 
winner

So Near, So Far (Musings For Miles)

Joe Henderson, artist.

35th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1992)
 
winner

I Heard You Twice The First Time

Branford Marsalis, artist.

34th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1991)
 
winner

Saturday Night At The Blue Note

Oscar Peterson Trio (Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Oscar Peterson), artist.

33rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1990)
 
winner

The Legendary Oscar Peterson Trio Live At The Blue Note

Oscar Peterson Trio (Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Oscar Peterson), artist.

32nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1989)
 
winner
Chick Corea

Chick Corea Akoustic Band

Chick Corea Akoustic Band (Chick Corea, John Pattitucci, Dave Weckl), artist.

31st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1988)
 
winner

Blues For Coltrane - A Tribute To John Coltrane

Cecil McBee, David Murray, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders & Roy Haynes, artists.

30th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1987)
 
winner

Marsalis Standard Time - Volume I

Wynton Marsalis, artist.

29th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1986)
 
winner

J Mood

Wynton Marsalis, artist.

28th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1985)
 
winner

Black Codes From The Underground

Wynton Marsalis, artist.

27th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1984)
 
winner

New York Scene

Art Blakey, artist.

26th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1983)
 
winner

At The Vanguard

Phil Woods, artist.

25th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1982)
 
winner

More Live

Phil Woods, artist.

24th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1981)
 
winner
Chick Corea

Chick Corea & Gary Burton In Concert - Zurich, October 28, 1979

Chick Corea & Gary Burton, artists.

23rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1980)
 
winner

We Will Meet Again

Bill Evans, artist.

22nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1979)
 
winner
Chick Corea

Duet

Chick Corea & Gary Burton, artists.

21st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1978)
 
20th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1977)
 
winner

The Phil Woods Six - Live From The Showboat

Phil Woods, artist.

19th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1976)
 
winner
Chick Corea

The Leprechaun

Chick Corea, artist.

18th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1975)
 
winner
Chick Corea

No Mystery

Chick Corea And Return To Forever (Stanley Clarke, Chick Corea, Al DiMeola, Lenny White), artist.

17th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1974)
 
winner

The Trio

Joe Pass, Niels Pedersen & Oscar Peterson, artists.

16th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1973)
 
winner

Supersax Plays Bird

Supersax (Buddy Clark, Med Flory), artist.

15th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1972)
 
winner

First Light

Freddie Hubbard, artist.

14th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1971)
 
winner

The Bill Evans Album

Bill Evans, artist.

13th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1970)
 
winner

Alone

Bill Evans, artist.

12th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1969)
 
winner

Willow Weep For Me

Wes Montgomery, artist.

11th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1968)
 
winner

Bill Evans At The Montreux Jazz Festival

Bill Evans, artist.

10th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1967)
 
winner

Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

Cannonball Adderley, artist.

9th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1966)
 
winner

Goin' Out Of My Head

Wes Montgomery, artist.

8th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1965)
 
winner

The "In" Crowd

Ramsey Lewis, artist.

7th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1964)
 
winner

Getz/Gilberto

Stan Getz, artist.

6th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1963)
 
winner

Conversations With Myself

Bill Evans, artist.

5th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1962)
 
winner

Desafinado

Stan Getz, artist.

4th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1961)
 
winner
André Previn

Andre Previn Plays Harold Arlen

André Previn, artist.

3rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1960)
 
winner
André Previn

West Side Story

André Previn, artist.

2nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (1959)
 
winner

I Dig Chicks

Jonah Jones, artist.

1st Annual GRAMMY Awards (1958)
 
winner

Basie

Count Basie, artist.