- Best Jazz Instrumental Solo
- Chick Corea for "Matrix"
- Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group
- Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album
- Jay Newland (engineer/mixer), Gil Goldstein, Michael Brecker (producers) & the Michael Brecker Quindectet for Wide Angles
- Best Jazz Vocal Album
- Michael O'Reilly (engineer), Arif Mardin (producer) & Dianne Reeves for A Little Moonlight
- Best Contemporary Jazz Album
- George Whitty (engineer/mixer & producer) & Randy Brecker (producers & artist) for 34th N Lex
- Best Latin Jazz Album
- Robert J. Friedrich (engineer/mixer), Michel Camilo (producer & artist), Charles Flores & Horacio "El Negro" Hernandez for Live at the Blue Note
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Famous quotes containing the word jazz:
“The basic difference between classical music and jazz is that in the former the music is always greater than its performanceBeethovens Violin Concerto, for instance, is always greater than its performancewhereas the way jazz is performed is always more important than what is being performed.”
—André Previn (b. 1929)
“Though the Jazz Age continued it became less and less an affair of youth. The sequel was like a childrens party taken over by the elders.”
—F. Scott Fitzgerald (18961940)
“Theres more bad music in jazz than any other form. Maybe thats because the audience doesnt really know whats happening.”
—Pat Metheny (b. 1954)