Eric Whitacre's Light & Gold is nominated for a choral performance Grammy.
Here are the contemporary composition nominees, from the overall classical list:
- Aldridge, Robert: Elmer Gantry Robert Aldridge & Herschel Garfein [Naxos]
- Crumb, George: The Ghosts Of Alhambra George Crumb Track from: Complete Crumb Edition, Vol. 15 [Bridge Records, Inc.]
- Friedman, Jefferson: String Quartet No. 3 Jefferson Friedman Track from: Jefferson Friedman: Quartets [New Amsterdam Records]
- Mackey, Steven: Lonely Motel - Music From Slide Steven Mackey [Cedille Records]
- Ruders, Poul: Piano Concerto No. 2 Poul Ruders Track from: Music Of Poul Ruders, Vol. 6 [Bridge Records, Inc.]