The Republic from Columbus, Indiana on February 16, 1979 · Page 11
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. - t. V Bee Gees, Billy Joel Big Grammy ANGELES (UPD-The " V ' f ' ' immw .i-f.,' LOS ANGELES (UPD-The Bee Gees and Billy Joel were the big winners at the annual Grammy awards for pop record makers Thursday night, and tormer president Richard Nixon and Elvis Presley were amdng the losers. The Bee Gees, whose disco-beat songs dominated the pop music year, won four of the six Grammys they were nominated for, but lost out to Billy Joel and "Just the Way You Are" for the top awards, record and song of the year. Barry Manilow won the best male pop singing Grammy for "Copacabana" and Anne Mur-' ray won in the women's category with "You Needed Me." Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings and Dolly Partem took the top awards in the country class of the 52 Grammys handed out by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. The Bee Gees brothers Barry, Maurice and Robin Gibb. -1 won the Grammy for album of the year with "Saturday Night Fever," the largest selling soundtrack album in history with 15 million sold, which was also cited for best pop performance by a group. The Bee Gees were named producers of the year and their "Stayin' Alive" won for best vocal arrangement. Nixon, who was the second former president to be nomi-' nated for a Grammy the Harry Truman tapes were nominated last year became the second to lose. The recording of Nixon's televised interviews with David Frost was defeated in the spoken word category by . Orson Welles' soundtrack from the movie "Citizen Kane." Presley, who won three Grammys in the gospel category before his death and was nominated for a posthumously released recording; "Softly as I Leave You," lost out in the country male singer class to Nelson's reworking of the 1940s hit "Georgia on My Mind." "Fantastic,. I think it's fantastic," Maurice Gibb told reporters backstage. Phil Ramone, who produced Joel's hit, said it was a "total shock" that Joel, who is in Europe and did not attend the show, won the two big awards. "I figured it was a Bee Gees' year," he said. "I think it's terrific that he's being recognized after so many years." Manilow said he was also surprised at his award because "Copacabana wasn't made to be a hit record. I thought it was a novelty tune." Miss Murray, Valentine's Dance At Muscatatuck Volunteers from the Mental - Health Association of Bartholomew County sponsored a Valentine's Day dance Wednesday at Muscatatuck State Hospital, according to Rosemary Gillespie, executive director. About 350 patients danced to records played by Bob Hawkins, disc jockey at WCSI radio. Local volunteers were Larry Good, Patty Brown, Rovene Quigley, Chet Adams, Karen Urbache, Norma Brodfuehrer, Gerald Wade, Ray Wade and Gary Gillis. Persons interested in volum teering for outings at Muscatatuck should call the Mental Health office, at 372-6588, mornings. DON'T MISS ALL THE EXCITMENT WK DAYS 7:00-9:00 SAT.-SUN. 1 :00-3:05-5:05-7: 1 0-9: 1 0 f ii m '. ' j ' ' " arid a NEW animation featurette destined to become a - SUPS . , (vS'i DISNEY HOLIDAY CLASSIC I ' v-li .:::.'. .. ,iwti)BUENA vista wSTWBunoH CO.. inc. t7 Witt iMray Produotoni ., "HQI - liLTwJ 1 llukj pQ . . ' I -J ' r RIAUflMklCDC ki I 1 w .m.iiixj namea dost now anisTS 01 me year were from left in photo at left, Perry Kibble, Janice Johnson, Hazel Johnson. Individual winners included Willie Nelson, left, who beat originally scheduled to perform on the show, is pregnant and had to cancel because of illness. Nelson and Jennings won the best country group Grammy for "Mamas, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys," and Dolly Parton took the women's country singer award for "Here You Come Again." "The Gambler," written by Don Schlitz, was named best country song. The 4,700-member National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences picked .the winners by secret ballot. The first 40 had already been presented before the start of a two-hour show, hosfed by John Denver, highlighting presentation of the top 12. The show was televised Bw? ' t de layed in other parts of the country. Academy officials announced they had named to the academy's hall of fame jazz artist .Count Basie, classical composer Sergei Rachmaninoff and Les Paul and the late Mary Ford for their 1950s hit "How High the Moon." The winners were: 1 Record of the year, "Just The Way You Are," Billy Joel. 2 Album of the year, "Saturday Night Fever," the Bee Gees. 3 Song of the year, "Just The Way You Are," Billy Joel. 4 Best new artist of the year, A Taste of Honey, "Boogie Oogie Oogie." f IOOK 4 (WHAT'JOn TAP! AT RMS TWO THIRST QUENCHING ADDITIONS DRAFT DEER Stroht & MilUr'i Lite & FINE LUNCHEON & DINNER WINES! Enjoy Your Favorite USDA CHOICE STEAKS At Brothers Family Steak House - OPEN SUNTHURS 10:434:00 OPEN FRI-SAT 10:45 9:00 ACROSS FROM AYR-WAY a . . .L . . 5 Best female pop vocal perfofotance, "You Needed Me," Anne Murray. 6 Best male pop vocal performance, "Copacabana," Barry Manilow. . 7 - Best .pop vocal performance by a group, "Saturday Night Fever' the Bee Gees. 8 Best pop instrumental performance, "Children of Sanchez," Chuck Mangione. 9 - Best RIB female vocal perform ante, "Last Dance," Donna Summer. 10 Best R&B male vocal performance, "On Broadway," George Benson. 11 Best R&B vocal performance by a group, "All V All," Earth, Wind a. Fire. 12 - Best R&B instrumental performance, "Runnin'," Earth, Wind & Fire. ' 13 - Best R&B song! "Last Dance," written by Paul Jabara. 14 Best female country vocal performance, "Here You Come Again," Dolly Par-ton. 15 Best male country vocal performance, "Georgia on My Mind," Willie Nelson. 16 Best group country vocal performance, "Mamas Don't Let Your, Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys," Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson. 17 - -Best country Instrumental performance, "One O'Clock Jump," Asleep at the Wheel. -L ..'fJ 18 Best country song'mfr&t. " written by. Don Schlitz. 19 Best contemporary or inspirational gospel performance, "What a Friend," Larry Hart. 20 - Best traditional gospel performance, "Refreshing," The Happy Goodman Family. 21 Best contemporary soul gospel performance, "LWe in London," Andrae Crouch and the Disciples. - 22 - Best traditional soul gospel performance, "Live and Direct," Mighty Clouds of Joy. 23 Best inspirational performance, "Happy Man," B.J. Thomas. 24 - Best efhnlc or traditional recording, "Km Ready," Muddy Waters. 25- Best Latin recording, "Homenaje A Beny More," Tito Puente. 26 - Best recording for children, "The Muppet Show," The Muppets. 27 - Best comedy recording, "A Wild and Crazy Guy," Steve Martin. 21 Best spoken word recording, "Citizen Kane," Orson Welles. 29 -. Best instrumental composition, carrousel's 4 ' i rownountyJnn Box 128, Nashville, Indiana 47448 Dinner Theatre "old town hall" presents "MOUSE TRAP" only s1230 per person includes tax & gratuity II c' For Reservations call (812) 988-2291 Ext. 301 Highway 46 at Highway 135 in Nashville, In. OH .in. lasie or noney, Payne and Don out Elvis Presley "Theme From 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind,' composed by John Williams. 30 Best original television or movie score, "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," composed by John Williams. 31 Best cast show album, "Ain't Mil-behavln'," composed by Thomas Fats Waller and others. 32 Best jau vocal performance, "AH Fly Home," Al Jarreau. 33 Best solo azi instrument performance, "Montreux 77," Oscar Peterson! 34 Best group jazz Instrumental performance, "Friends," Chick Corea. 35 Best big band jazz instrumental performance, "Live in Munich," Thad Jones and Mel Lewis. 36 fiest Instrumental arrangement, "Main Title," from "The WU" original soundtrack, arranged by Quincy Jones and Robert Freedman. 37 Best arrangement accompanying vocalists, "Got To Get You Into My Life," arranged by Maurice White. 38 Best arrangement tor voices, "Stayin' Alive," arranged by the Bee Gees. 39 Best album package, "Boys in the Trees," Johnny Lee & Tony Lane, art directors. 40 Best album notes, "A Blng Crosby Collection, Vol I & II," Michael Brooks, annotator. 41 Best historical repackage, album, "Lester Young Story, Vol 3," produced by Michael Brooks. ' ' 42 Best engineered reconjr.-, "FM (No Static at AID," engineered by Roger Nichols and Al Schmitt. 43 Producer of the year, the Bee Gees. 44 Classical album of the year, "Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D Major," Itzhak Perlman with Carld Maria Giulini conducting the Chicago Symphony. 45 - Best classical orchestral performance, "Beethoven: Complete Symphonies," Herbert von Karaan conducting the Berlin Philharmonic. 46 Best opera recording, "Lehar: The Merry Widow," Julius Rudel conducting the New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus. , 47 Best classical choral performance, "Beethoven: Missa Solemn is," Sir Georg Solti conductor and Margaret HlUis choral director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. 48 Best chamber music performance, "Beethoven: Sonatas for Violin & Piano," Itzhak Perlman & Vladimir Ashkenazy: 49 Best classical performance by In i -" it-'. -- '-Oil -.. ,1,. Award Winners . for his rendition of "Georgia on My Mind"; Orson Welles, center, for the sound track of "Citizen Kane"; and Billy Joel, right, for "Just the Way You Are." V (UPI Telephotos) strumental soloists with orchestra, "Rachmaninoff: Concerto No. 3 in D Minor tor Piano (Horowitz Golden Jubilee)," Vladimir Horowitz, piano, with the Philadelphia Orchestra. 50 Best classical performance by instrumental soloists without orchestra, "The Horowitz Concerts 1977-78," Vladimir Horowitz, piano. 7 T your favorite pizza to YOU... Also dine in and enjoy a variety of giant sandwiches, shrimp or chicken dinner and a frosty mug of beer 1 lam 12 midnite Sun. thru Thurs. Fri. & Sat. 11am lam PIZZAROMA tm.vm . 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