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Grammys classical winners: 'Steve Jobs,' Boston Symphony, Laurie Anderson with Kronos Quartet

The new Mason Bates opera "The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs" and the Laurie Anderson-Kronos Quartet collaboration "Landfall" were among the classical music winners at the Grammy Awards on Sunday, while the Violin Concerto by Aaron Jay Kernis and the Boston Symphony Orchestra's recording of two Shostakovich symphonies won two trophies each.

The winners in classical categories announced during a ceremony held before the prime-time telecast:

Opera recording

Winner: "The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs" (Mason Bates), Michael Christie conductor; Sasha Cooke, Jessica E. Jones, Edwards

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