Grammy Award for Best Performance by an Orchestra - for Dancing


Grammy Award for Best Performance by an Orchestra - for Dancing

The Grammy Award for Best Performance by an Orchestra - for Dancing was awarded from 1959 to 1964. The award had several minor name changes:

*From 1959 to 1960 the award was known as Best Performance by a Dance Band
*In 1961 it was awarded as Best Performance by a Band for Dancing
*From 1962 to 1964 it has been awarded as Best Performance by an Orchestra - for Dancing

This award was presented alongside the award for Best Performance by an Orchestra or Instrumentalist with Orchestra - Primarily Not Jazz or for Dancing.

Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for works released in the previous year.

1960s

*Grammy Awards of 1964
**Count Basie for "This Time by Basie! Hits of the 50's and 60's"
*Grammy Awards of 1963
**Joe Harnell for "Fly Me to the Moon Bossa Nova"
*Grammy Awards of 1962
**Si Zentner for "Up a Lazy River"
*Grammy Awards of 1961
**Count Basie for "Dance With Basie"
*Grammy Awards of 1960
**Duke Ellington for "Anatomy of a Murder"

1950s

*Grammy Awards of 1959
**Count Basie for "Basie"


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