Wayne Shorter

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A major sax innovator for hard boppers and fusionists alike, due to his influential tenures with Art Blakey, Miles Davis, and Weather Report.
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Grammy Awards

Year Album/Track Award
2018 A Emanon Best Jazz Instrumental Album
2013 T Orbits Best Improvised Jazz Solo
2005 A Beyond the Sound Barrier Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group
2003 A Alegr Best Jazz Instrumental Album, Individual or Group
2003 T Sacajawea Best Instrumental Composition
1999 T In Walked Wayne Best Jazz Instrumental Performance, Soloist
1997 T Aung San Suu Kyi Best Instrumental Composition (other than Jazz)
1996 A High Life Best Contemporary Jazz Performance, Instrumental - Also cont. Jazz Perf. Vocal or Instrumental
1994 A Tribute To Miles Best Instrumental Jazz Performance, Individual or Group
1987 T Call Sheet Blues Best Instrumental Composition (other than Jazz)

AllMusic Year in Review

Year Album Award
2018 A Emanon Favorite Jazz Albums