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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

USA: Russ Hewitt: On the ballot in three categories for the 59th Grammy Awards


On the ballot in three categories for the 59th Grammy Awards


I’m excited to be on the ballot in three categories for the 59th Grammy Awards! ‘Cielo Nocturno’ is in Category 11 – Best Contemporary Instrumental Album (19969); Category 62 – Instrumental Composition (19992) for ‘Persian Sky’ and Category 69 – Engineered Album, Non-Classical (20006).

Once again I have to thank producer/bass player Bob Parr and all of the incredible musicians involved in this project. Ardeshir Farah – guitar, Alfredo Cáceres Alfredo Cáceres II – guitar, Larry Carlton – guitar, Walfredo Reyes Jr. – drums, Raphael Padilla – percussion, Vladimir Kaliazine – Accordion