13 McGill Grads/Instructors up for Junos


McGill grad Leonard Cohen gets 3 Juno nominations, including Artist of the Year and Songwriter of the Year;  Elizabeth Shepherd (Vocal Jazz Album); Joel Miller (Contemporary Jazz Album); Jennifer Gasoi (Children's Album); Old Man Luedecke (Roots & Traditional Album); Dragonette's Dan Kurtz (Dance Recording); Jazz Album category, scoring 3 of 5 nominations: François Houle, Joel Miller & Rafael Zaldivar; Juno for Music DVD of the Year: McGill grads (and brothers) Pierre and François Lamoureux for Pat Metheny's The Orchestrion Project; Nominated for a Juno for Instrumental Album of the Year: McGill grad Nicolas Caloia's Ratchet Orchestra; Nominated for Juno for Classical Album of the Year (Solo or Chamber Ensemble): Triple Forte (incl McGill cello instructor Yegor Dyachkov); McGill alumni and instructors combined for 13 Juno nominations today.