Classical Grammy Question?

Does anyone know how many Grammy awards Vladimir Horowitz has won and how many he's been nominated for? Also, any other distringuished achievements (i.e. Grammy lifetime achievement, etc.)? Please say where you got the info.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    He's won a lot of Grammys. I didn't bother to count them, but you can find a list here:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vladimir_Horowitz#Awa...

  • 1 decade ago

    Awards and recognitions

    Grammy Award for Best Classical Performance - Instrumental Soloist or Soloists

    * 1987 Horowitz: The Studio Recordings, New York 1985 (Deutsche Grammophon 419217)

    * 1969 Horowitz on Television: Chopin, Scriabin, Scarlatti, Horowitz (Columbia 7106)

    * 1968 Horowitz in Concert: Haydn, Schumann, Scriabin, Debussy, Mozart, Chopin (Columbia 45572)

    Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance

    * 1989 Horowitz Plays Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 (Deutsche Grammophon 423287)

    * 1979 Golden Jubilee Concert, Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 (RCA CLR1 2633)

    Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance

    * 1993 Horowitz Discovered Treasures: Chopin, Liszt, Scarlatti, Scriabin, Clement (Sony 48093)

    * 1991 The Last Recording (Sony SK 45818)

    * 1988 Horowitz in Moscow (Deutsche Grammophon 419499)

    * 1982 The Horowitz Concerts 1979/80 (RCA ARL1-3775)

    * 1980 The Horowitz Concerts 1978/79 (RCA ARL1-3433)

    * 1979 The Horowitz Concerts 1977/78 (RCA ARL1-2548)

    * 1977 The Horowitz Concerts 1975/76 (RCA ARL1-1766)

    * 1974 Horowitz Plays Scriabin (Columbia M-31620)

    * 1973 Horowitz Plays Chopin (Columbia M-30643)

    * 1972 Horowitz Plays Rachmaninoff (Etudes-Tableaux Piano Music; Sonatas) (Columbia M-30464)

    Grammy Award for Best Classical Album:

    * Columbia Records Presents Vladimir Horowitz

    * 1966 Horowitz at Carnegie Hall: An Historic Return

    * 1972 Horowitz Plays Rachmaninoff (Etudes-Tableaux Piano Music; Sonatas)

    * 1978 Concert of the Century with Leonard Bernstein (conductor), the New York Philharmonic, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Vladimir Horowitz, Yehudi Menuhin, Mstislav Rostropovich, Isaac Stern, Lyndon Woodside

    * 1988 Horowitz in Moscow (Deutsche Grammophon 419499)

    * 1987 Horowitz: The Studio Recordings, New York 1985 (Deutsche Grammophon 419217)

    Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, 1990

    Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Classical:

    * 1966 Horowitz at Carnegie Hall — An Historic Return

    * 1987 Horowitz: The Studio Recordings, New York 1985 (Deutsche Grammophon 419217)

    Making that 26 Grammy's that Vladimir_Horowitz has accomplished

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