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List of Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album winners from every year the award has been given out. All Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album award are listed along with photos for every Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album winners of all time. Anybody who won the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album, so most of the famous Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. List features items like Herbie Hancock and David Isaac. (32 items)

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Béla Fleck and the Flecktones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Béla Fleck and the Flecktones is a primarily instrumental group from the United States, that draws equally on bluegrass, fusion and post-bop, sometimes dubbed "blu-bop". The ...more

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Bill Frisell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
William Richard "Bill" Frisell is an American guitarist, composer and arranger. One of the leading guitarists in jazz since the late 1980s, Frisell's eclectic music touches on ...more

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David Isaac is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
David Isaac

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David Sanborn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
David Sanborn is an American alto saxophonist. Though Sanborn has worked in many genres, his solo recordings typically blend jazz with instrumental pop and R&B. He released his first solo ...more

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Dennis MacKay is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Dennis MacKay

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Eduardo Santos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Eduardo Santos

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Eric Liljestrand is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Eric Liljestrand Eric Liljestrand is a recording engineer.

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George Whitty is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
George Whitty is a musician/composer/producer/engineer currently living in Los Angeles. He's produced three Grammy Award winning CDs and was nominated for Emmy Awards for his composing on the ...more

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Marcus Miller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Marcus Miller is an American jazz composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist, best known as a bass guitarist. Throughout his career, Miller worked with trumpeter Miles Davis, pianist Herbie ...more

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Gerry Brown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Gerry “The Gov.” Brown is an Grammy Award winning recording engineer and producer based in Los Angeles credited on over 47 Platinum and Gold Records. He has received over 15 Grammy bids, ...more

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Pat Metheny is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Patrick Bruce "Pat" Metheny is an American jazz guitarist and composer. He is the leader of the Pat Metheny Group and is also involved in duets, solo works and other side projects. His ...more

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Pat Metheny Group is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Pat Metheny Group is a jazz fusion group founded in 1977. The core members of the group are guitarist, composer and bandleader Pat Metheny; and keyboardist and composer Lyle Mays, who was part ...more

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Hal Willner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Hal Willner is a record producer, film score composer, screenwriter and TV producer.

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Helik Hadar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Helik Hadar is a recording engineer and musical artist.

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Randy Brecker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Randal "Randy" Brecker is an American trumpeter and flugelhornist. His versatility in different musical genres has made him a sought-after player, equally accomplished in playing jazz, ...more

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Herbie Hancock is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Herbert Jeffrey "Herbie" Hancock is an American pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer. Starting his career with jazz legend Donald Byrd, he shortly thereafter joined the Miles ...more

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Rob Eaton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Rob Eaton Rob Eaton is an engineer/mixer.

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Joachim Becker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Joachim Becker is a record producer and audio engineer.

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The Brecker Brothers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
The Brecker Brothers was the musical duo of Michael and Randy Brecker, who recorded commercially successful jazz fusion albums together in the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. They had a notable hit ...more

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Khaliq-O-Vision is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Khaliq-O-Vision

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The Manhattan Transfer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
The Manhattan Transfer is an American music group. There have been two manifestations of the group, with Tim Hauser being the only person to be part of both although he is now deceased. The name ...more

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The Zawinul Syndicate is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
The Zawinul Syndicate The Syndicate is a musical group.

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Klaus Genuit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Klaus Genuit is an audio engineer.

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Wayne Shorter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Wayne Shorter is an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Jazz critic Ben Ratliff of the New York Times has described Shorter as "probably jazz's greatest living small-group composer and ...more

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Larry Klein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Larry Klein is an actor.

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Ray Bardani is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Ray Bardani

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Robert Battaglia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Robert Battaglia is an audio engineer/mixer.

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Lenny White is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Leonard White III, better known as Lenny White is an American jazz fusion drummer, born in New York City, best known for being the drummer of Chick Corea's Return to Forever. A resident of ...more

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The Stanley Clarke Band is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
The Stanley Clarke Band

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Wladi Turkewitsch is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Wladi Turkewitsch Wladi Turkewitsch is an audio engineer/mixer.

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Richard Battaglia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Richard Battaglia

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Ruriá Duprat is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album Winners List
Ruriá Duprat Ruriá Duprat is a film score composer.