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Grammys 2016: Cécile McLorin Salvant and Maria Schneider are among the jazz winners

Grammys 2016: Cécile McLorin Salvant and Maria Schneider are among the jazz winners

The Grammy Awards like nothing more than to be seen as getting younger, but that idea did not extend to 12-year-old piano phenom Joey Alexander in this year's jazz category.

Seen as something of a favorite in the wake of earning multiple nominations for music on his debut album "My Favorite Things" as well as a performance slot at the Grammys pre-show and broadcast, Alexander was shut out by Grammy voters, who instead opted for more familiar faces.

Alexander can take a measure of comfort in this year's win by 26-year-old jazz vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant, who lost out in the jazz vocal category in her first nomination...

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