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RPO nets two Grammy nominations for ‘American Rapture’

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Rochester, N.Y. – The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra is celebrating two Grammy nominations Wednesday.

“American Rapture” was nominated for Best Classical Instrumental Solo and Best Classical Contemporary Composition.

The recording was directed by RPO conductor Ward Stare and featured soloist Yolanda Kondonassis. It includes Jennifer Higdon’s ‘Harp Concerto” and Patrick Harlin’s “Rapture”.

The Grammys will be held January in Los Angeles.