GRAMMY Awards Winners & Nominees for Best Pop Instrumental Album

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Best Pop Instrumental Album

 

56th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2013)
 
winner
Herb Alpert, Lani Hall, Alan Myerson

Steppin' Out

Herb Alpert & Lani Hall, producers; Mick Guzauski, Hussain Jiffry & Alan Myerson, engineers/mixers

nominees

Boney James

The Beat

Earl Klugh

Handpicked

Dave Koz
,
Gerald Albright
,
Mindi Abair
,
Richard Elliot
55th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2012)
 
winner
Chris Botti, Bobby Colomby

Impressions

Bobby Colomby, producer; Allen M. Sides, engineer/mixer

nominees

Dave Koz

Live At The Blue Note Tokyo

Rumbadoodle

Gerald Albright
,
Norman Brown

Four Hands & A Heart Volume One

54th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2011)
 
winner
Booker T Jones, Questlove

The Road From Memphis

Booker T. Jones, Rob Schnapf & Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson, producers; Gabriel Roth & Rob Schnapf, engineers/mixers

nominees

Jenny Oaks Baker

Wish Upon A Star

E Kahe Malie

Dave Koz

Hello Tomorrow

Brian Setzer

Setzer Goes Instru-Mental!

53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2010)
 
winner
Nick Sparks

Take Your Pick

Larry Carlton & Tak Matsumoto, producers; Hiroyuki Kobayashi & Nick Sparks, engineers/mixers

nominees

Kenny G

Heart And Soul

Robby Krieger

Singularity

Kirk Whalum

Everything Is Everything: The Music Of Donny Hathaway

Gerald Albright

Pushing The Envelope

52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2009)
 
winner
Booker T Jones

Potato Hole

Booker T. Jones & Rob Schnapf, producers; Doug Boehm & Rob Schnapf, engineers/mixers

nominees

Chris Botti

In Boston

Hiroshima

Legacy

Spyro Gyra

Down The Wire

51st Annual GRAMMY Awards (2008)
 
winner

Jingle All The Way

nominees

Earl Klugh

The Spice Of Life

Spyro Gyra

A Night Before Christmas

Gerald Albright

Sax For Stax

Greatest Hits Rerecorded Volume One

50th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2007)
 
winner
Beastie Boys

The Mix-Up

nominees

Chris Botti

Italia

Dave Koz

At The Movies

Spyro Gyra

Good To Go-Go

Kirk Whalum

Roundtrip

49th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2006)
 
winner
Peter Frampton, Chuck Ainlay

Fingerprints

Gordon Kennedy, producer; Chuck Ainlay & Aaron Swihart, engineers/mixers

nominees

Fire Wire

Fourplay
Spyro Gyra

Wrapped In A Dream

Gerald Albright

New Beginnings

48th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2005)
 
winner
Burt Bacharach

At This Time

Burt Bacharach, producer; Allen Sides, engineer/mixer

nominees

Eric Johnson

Bloom

Earl Klugh

Naked Guitar

Daniel Lanois

Belladonna

Flipside

Jeff Lorber

47th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2004)
 
winner

Henry Mancini: Pink Guitar

(Various Artists)

nominees

Boney James
Dave Koz

Saxophonic

Forever, For Always, For Luther

(Various Artists)

EP 2003: Music For The Epicurean Harkener

Mason Williams

46th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2003)
 
winner
Ry Cooder, Manuel Galbán

Mambo Sinuendo

Ry Cooder, producer; Jerry Boys, engineer/mixer

nominees

Jim Brickman

Peace

Kenny G

Wishes

Prince

N.E.W.S.

George Winston

Night Divides The Day -The Music Of The Doors

45th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2002)
 
winner
Norman Brown, Paul Brown

Just Chillin'

Paul Brown, producer; Paul Brown, engineer/mixer

nominees

Kenny G

Paradise

Boney James
John Tesh

The Power Of Love

Kirk Whalum

The Christmas Message

44th Annual GRAMMY Awards (2001)
 
winner
Steve Lukather, Steve Vai

No Substitutions - Live In Osaka

Larry Carlton & Steve Lukather

nominees

Dave Koz

A Smooth Jazz Christmas

Dave Koz And Friends

Neal Schon

Voice

Kirk Whalum

Unconditional

43rd Annual GRAMMY Awards (2000)
 
winner
Joe Jackson

Symphony No. 1

Joe Jackson, producer; Dan Gellert, engineer/mixer

nominees

Blue Man Group

Audio (Album)

Kenny G

Faith - A Holiday Album (Album)

Kirk Whalum

Hymns - In The Garden (Album)

William Orbit

Pieces In A Modern Style (Album)