LEARNING RESOURCES @ BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC
[Berklee 2009 Grammy Awards]

Grammy_icon Below is a list of Berklee alumni and faculty who are 2009 Grammy nominees. These CDs may all be found in the Stan Getz Library Media Center. You may also visit our Billboard Top 50 list for additional Grammy nominees available at the Library.



For more information, see Berklee's press release, "Berklee Alumni and Faculty Earn 29 Grammy Award Nominations", and the complete list of Grammy nominees.



NOTE: Grammy Award recipients are indicated in gold

Category 2 - Album of the Year

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Lil Wayne
: Tha Carter III
CD 30254-30255 Andrew Dawson '01
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
: Raising Sand
CD 29587 Gavin Lurssen '91

 

Category 6 - Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
John Mayer
: Continuum
: Say
CD 28620 John Mayer '98

 

Category 8 - Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals

Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Alicia Keys
: As I am
: Lesson Learned
CD 29683 John Mayer '98

 

Category 9 - Best Pop Instrumental Performance

Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Fourplay
: Energy
: Fortune Teller
CD 30745 Bob James '59
Harvey Mason '68

 

Category 15 – Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance

Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
John Mayer
: Where the Light Is-Live in Los Angeles
: Gravity
CD 30288-30289 John Mayer '98

 

Category 17 - Best Hard Rock Performance

Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
The Mars Volta
: The Bedlam In Goliath
: Wax Simulacra
CD 29881 Thomas Pridgen '03

 

Category 19 – Best Rock Instrumental Performance

Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Soundtrack
: Zappa Plays Zappa
: Peaches en Regalia
CD 30724 Joe Travers '91


Category 35 – Best Rap Album

Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Lil Wayne
: Tha Carter III
CD 30254-30255 Andrew Dawson '01

Category 40 – Best Country Instrumental Performance
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Charlie Haden
: Family & Friends: Rambling Boy
: Is This America? (Katrina 2005)
CD 30748 Bruce Hornsby '74

Category 45 – Best Contemporary Jazz Album
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Yellowjackets
: Lifecycle
CD 30719 Mike Stern '75

Category 47 – Best Jazz Instrumental Solo
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Chick Corea
: New Crystal Silence
: Waltz for Debby
CD 30711-30712 Gary Burton '62

Category 48 – Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Chick Corea
: New Crystal Silence
CD 30711-30712 Gary Burton '62
Bill Frisell
: History, Mystery
CD 30721-30722 Bill Frisell '77
Pat Metheny
: Day Trip
CD 30723 Antonio Sanchez '97

 

Category 49 – Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Joe Lovano
: Symphonica
CD 30743 Joe Lovano '72


Category 50 – Best Latin Jazz Album

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Caribbean Jazz Project
: Afro Bop Alliance
CD 30710 Dave Samuels

Category 58 – Best Latin Pop Album
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Tommy Torres
: Tarde O Temprano
CD 30753 Tommy Torres '93

Category 59 – Best Latin Rock Or Alternative Album
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Locos por Juana
: La Verdad
CD 30757 Lasim Richards '02

Category 61 – Best Tropical Latin Album
Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Gonzalo Grau
: Frutero Moderno
CD 30782 Juan Luis Guerra '83

 

Category 76 – Best Polka Album

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Boxhounds
: Speechless
CD 30768 Charlie Kelley '88


Category 81 – Best Musical Show Album

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Cast Recording
: In the Heights
CD 30749-30750 Alex Lacamoire '95

 

Category 83 – Best Score Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture,
Television Or Other Visual Media

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Soundtrack
: Iron Man
CD 30720 Ramin Djawadi '98

 

Category 84 – Best Song Written for Motion Picture, Television, or Other Visual Media

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
John Mayer
: Continuum
: Say
CD 28620 John Mayer '98


Category 86 – Best Instrumental Arrangement

Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Frank Macchia
: Landscapes
: Down in the Valley
CD 30763 Frank Macchia '80

 

Category 89 – Best Boxed or Special Limited Edition Package

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Aimee Mann
: @#%&*! smilers
CD 30246 Aimee Mann '80


Category 92 – Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical

Artist: Album CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
Jason Mraz
: We Sing, We Dance, We Steal Things
CD 30219 Tony Maserati '86

Category 110 – Best Long-Form Music Video
Artist: Album: Track CD Call
Numbers
Berklee
Alumni/Faculty
John Mayer
: Where the Light Is-Live in Los Angeles
CD 30288-30289 John Mayer '98