February 13th, 2017
The 59th edition of the Grammy Awards was held on February 12th at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The winners of the Jazz sections are:
Best Improvised Jazz Solo: “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry”, John Scofield.
Best Jazz Vocal Album: “Take Me To The Alley”, Gregory Porter
Best Jazz Instrumental Album: “Country for Old Men”, John Scofield.
Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album: “Presidential Suite: Eight Variations on Freedom”, Ted Nash Big Band.
Best Latin Jazz Album: “Tribute To Irakere: Live In Marciac”, Chucho Valdés.
Best Arrangement, Instruments and Vocals: “Flintstones”, Jacob Collier.