Mason Gross music alumni win Grammy Awards

Two Mason Gross alums won Grammy Awards this year: Cristina Pato, gaita player, as part of Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble. They took home the Grammy for Best World Music Album for Sing Me Home; and Peter Martin, marimba player (pictured, at right), as part of the quartet Third Coast Percussion, for Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance for the album Steve Reich.

The 59th Annual Grammy Awards were televised on February 12, 2017, on CBS.

For a complete list of the 2017 GRAMMY winners, click here.

Posted February 2017.