Recognition of a life's work for Wayne Shorter and Buddy Guy

Wayne Shorter

The Grammys are to give Lifetime Achievement Awards to saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter and blues man Buddy Guy.

The Grammys are to give Lifetime Achievement Awards to saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter and blues man Buddy Guy. In addition a Trustees Award will go to  promoter and impresario George Wein, founder and producer of the Newport Jazz Festival and New Orleans’ Jazz & Heritage Festival. Wein’s award, “recognizes outstanding contributions in areas other than performance.”

The ceremony will take place at a special invitation only event during Grammy Week on February 7th.

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