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2018 Classical Grammy Nominees

By Jeremy Shatan

Here's a sampling of most of the nominees for the 2018 Grammy Awards in the classical categories. For the Producer of the Year Award (Classical) I included a sample from only one of the albums that contributed to the nomination. Click through and listen to the full album if something grabs you!

41 songs

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    Augenblicke der Stille und TraurigkeitValentin Silvestrov, Anja LechnerHieroglyphen der Nacht
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    With an Open Hand or a Clenched Fist? op. 6 (1976)Lasse Thoresen, Maiken Mathisen SchauLasse Thoresen: Sea of Names
    6:450:30
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    Liquid VoicesMelia Watras, Jinsoo Lim26
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    Symphony No. 5 in C-Sharp Minor: I. TrauermarschGustav Mahler, Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo VänskäMahler: Symphony No. 5
    13:090:30
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    Wozzeck, Op. 7, Act I: Geh einmal vor Dich hin! (Live)Alban Berg, Anne Schwanewilms, Gordon Gietz, Houston Symphony, Hans GrafBerg: Wozzeck, Op. 7 (Live)
    4:010:30
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    Ottone, HWV 15 / Act 1: "Dell’onda ai fieri moti"George Frideric Handel, Max Emanuel Cenčić, Il Pomo D'oro, George PetrouHandel: Ottone, HWV15
    3:180:30
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    The Fifth Century: We See The Heavens With Our EyesGavin Bryars, The Crossing, Donald Nally, Prism QuartetGavin Bryars: The Fifth Century
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    Trio Sonata in F Major, Op. 1 No. 1, BuxWV 252Dietrich Buxtehude, ArcangeloBuxtehude: Complete Trio Sonatas
    9:180:30
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    Tabulaturbuch auff dem Instrumente: Toden Tanz (Arr. M. Wiancko for String Orchestra & Percussion) [Live]August Normiger, Michi Wiancko, Saint Paul Chamber OrchestraDeath and the Maiden (Live)
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    Violin Sonata No.1 in A Minor, Op. 105: I. Mit leidenschaftlichem AusdruckRobert Schumann, Augustin Hadelich, Joyce YangAugustin Hadelich and Joyce Yang: Works by Franck, Kurtág, Previn, Schumann
    7:350:30
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    Mozart: Sonata for Two Pianos in D Major, K. 448/375a: I. Allegro con spiritoWolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Martha ArgerichMartha Argerich and Friends Live from the Lugano Festival 2016
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    French Suite No.1 In D Minor, BWV 812: 1. AllemandeJohann Sebastian Bach, Murray PerahiaJohann Sebastian Bach: The French Suites
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    Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 77: IV. Burlesca: Allegro con brioDmitri Shostakovich, Frank Peter Zimmermann, NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester, Alan GilbertShostakovich: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 & 2
    4:590:30
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    12 Etudes d'exécution transcendante, S.139: No.12 Chasse neige (Andante con moto)Franz Liszt, Daniil TrifonovTranscendental - Daniil Trifonov Plays Franz Liszt (Etudes S. 139, S. 141, S. 144, S. 145)
    5:520:30
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    Telemann: Cantata, "Jesus liegt in letzten Zügen", TWV 1: 983: I. "Jesus liegt in letzten Zügen"Georg Philipp Telemann, Philippe Jaroussky, Ann-Kathrin Bruggemann, Anke Nevermann, Petra Mullejans, Freiburger BarockorchesterBach & Telemann: Sacred Cantatas
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