Her Master's Grammy

The awards received by the Grammy winners last week are surprisingly modest. This is the actual Grammy for Best Classical Album won by Carlo Maria Giulini & Itzhak Perlman and EMI producer Christopher Bishop for their recording of the Brahms Violin Concerto with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in 1978. Christopher Bishop was a double Grammy winner, the other was for Best Choral Performance with André Previn and the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus' recording of Rachmaninov's The Bells in 1976. Playing the part of Nipper is Christopher's 11 year old King Charles Cavalier, Lucy.

Image credit - On An Overgrown Path, taken on 12th February 2006.

Report broken links, missing images and other errors to - overgrownpath at hotmail dot co dot uk
If you enjoyed this post take An Overgrown Path to Even more Brilliant Classics , Exclusive - a little piece of recording history and A quiet celebration with friends.


Recent popular posts

A street cat named Aleppo

Classical music must not cease from exploration

The Berlin Philharmonic's darkest hour

Soundtrack for a porn movie

Revisiting the Master Musicians

Wake up and listen to the music

Nada Brahma - Sound is God

Why cats hate Mahler symphonies

Untold story of the counterculture's Islamic connection

Master musician who experienced the pain of genius