Sunday, December 09, 2007
The Nashville Symphony has been nominated for two Grammys for its recording of works by American composer Joan Tower, which was conducted by Music Advisor Leonard Slatkin.
"Made in America" was nominated in the categories of Best Classical Album and Best Classical Contemporary Composition.
"It was an honor for the Nashville Symphony to release a CD of works by Joan Tower, who is by far one of the most exciting composers of our time," said Alan D. Valentine, President and CEO of the Nashville Symphony. "We are thrilled to be in the company of the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, among others, with these two important Grammy nominations."
Read the entire story in the Nashville Business Journal.