Awards and Nominations Page, Sonny Greenwich

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11/2005
Sonny Greenwich becomes a Member of the Order of Canada
for his exceptional contribution to Canada and Canadians
in the area of Performing Arts/Music

10/2004
Sonny Greenwich/Marilyn Lerner
'Special Angel' (CD, CBC Records)
Winner in the Outstanding Jazz Recording Category
Western Canadian Music Awards
Held in Calgary, Alberta

05/1998
The Sonny Greenwich/Kenny Wheeler CD
'Live at the Montreal Bistro'
 was nominated for a  FELIX at the Gala de l'ADISQ, Montreal
 Jazz Album of the Year category. 

02/1998
Greenwich's album
'Kenny and Sonny Live At The Montreal Bistro'
was nominated for a JUNO
Best Mainstream Jazz album category


 05/1997
Greenwich was the recipient of the
Electric Group of the Year (1997) Award
at the Jazz Report Awards, Toronto


02/1997
Greenwich's album
'Spirit in the Air'
was nominated for a JUNO
Best Contemporary Jazz Album category


04/1996
Greenwich was the recipient
for the fourth consecutive year
of the 'Guitarist of the Year' (1996) Award
at the Jazz Report Awards, Toronto


09/1995
The Paul Bley/Sonny Greenwich album
'Outside In'
'Jazz Album of the Year' category
was nominated for a FELIX
at the Gala de l'ADISQ, Montreal


04/1995
Greenwich was the recipient
of the prestigious 'Jazz Musician of the Year' (1995) Award
in addition to the 'Guitarist of the Year' (1995) Award
at the Jazz Report Awards, Toronto


02/1995
Greenwich's album
'Hymn to the Earth'
was nominated for a JUNO
Best Contemporary Jazz Album category


01/1995
Greenwich's composition
'The Nightingale' from his CD 'Hymn to the Earth'
was selected by the Canada Council
as part of its commemorative United Nations 50th Anniversary CD set
entitled 'Here and Now'


08/1994
Greenwich's album
'Standard Idioms'
was nominated for a FELIX
Jazz Album of the Year category
at the Montreal Gala de l'ADISQ


05/1994
Greenwich
was the recipient
of the 'Guitarist of the Year' (1994) Award
at the Jazz Report Awards, Toronto


03/1994
Greenwich's album
'Standard Idioms'
was nominated for a JUNO
Best Mainstream Jazz Album category


05/1993
Greenwich received the
'Guitarist of the Year' (1993) Award
at the Jazz Report Awards, Toronto


09/1989
Greenwich was presented
with the 'Performing Rights Organization of Canada
Award for Excellence in Canadian Music
for Achievements in Composing Jazz Music'


1989
Greenwich's album
'Live at Sweet Basil'
was nominated for a FELIX
Jazz Album of the Year category
at the Montreal Gala de l'ADISQ


1982
Greenwich was the recipient
of the Canadian Music Council
'Best Jazz Broadcast Award'
for a program done for CJRT - Sound of Toronto Jazz


1981
Greenwich was recognized
as a Member of the Hall of Fame
at the Canadian Black Music Awards in Toronto.


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