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Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording

Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording
Awarded forquality classical opera productions and recordings
CountryUnited States
Presented byNational Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
First awarded1961
Last awarded2017
Websitegrammy.com

The Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording has been awarded since 1961. The award was originally titled Best Classical Opera Production. The current title has been used since 1962.

Prior to 1961 the awards for operatic and choral performances were combined in a single award for Best Classical Performance, Operatic or Choral.

The award goes to the conductor, the album producer(s) and the principal soloists.

Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for works released in the previous year.

Note: Performers who did not receive a nomination and/or an award (such as orchestras, choruses, etc.) are listed between brackets.

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References

  1. ^ "55th Annual Grammy Award Nominees", grammy.com. Accessed 3 January 2013
  2. ^ "The 2012 Classical Grammy Awards announced!" by Melissa Lesnie, Limelight, 13 February 2012. Accessed 3 January 2013