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Dove Awards: Instrumental

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Instrumentalist (1969 - 1984)
Instrumental Album (1985 - 2019)
Multiple Awards Taken
Dino Kartsonakis
Phil Keaggy
Henry Slaughter
Phil Driscoll
Stan Whitmire
Michael W. Smith
Dwayne Friend
Multiple Nominations, No Awards
Ben Tankard
Little Roy Lewis
Sam Levine
Jimmy Swaggart
Tommy Fairchild
Michael Omartian
Anthony Burger
Christopher Phillips
Billy Blackwood
Kirk Whalum
Fletch Wiley
Dony McGuire
Duke Dumas
Barry D
Abraham Laboriel
John Tesh
Keith Thomas
Nick Bruno
Joe English
Koinonia
Larry Dalton
Tom Howard

1969, 1st Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WDwayne Friend
NHenry Slaughter
NDuke Dumas
NTony Brown
NBilly Blackwood

1970, 2nd Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WDwayne Friend
NHenry Slaughter
NDuke Dumas
NTony Brown
NBilly Blackwood

1971, 3rd Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

REBilly Blackwood
NHenry Slaughter
NDwayne Friend
NDuke Dumas
NTony Brown

1972, 4th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WTony Brown
NDwayne Friend
NTommy Fairchild
NHenry Slaughter
NBilly Blackwood

1973, 5th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WHenry Slaughter

1974, 6th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WHenry Slaughter
NJimmy Swaggart
NHovie Lister
NTommy Fairchild
NTony Brown

1975, 7th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WHenry Slaughter
NDony McGuire
NTommy Fairchild
NEddie Crook
NNick Bruno

1976, 8th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WHenry Slaughter
NLittle Roy Lewis
NDony McGuire
NBruce Watkins
NJimmy Swaggart
NDarrell Stewart
NNick Bruno
NHaskell Cooley
NTommy Fairchild

1977, 9th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WHenry Slaughter
NJimmy Swaggart
NLittle Roy Lewis
NDino Kartsonakis
NTommy Fairchild

1978, 10th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WDino Kartsonakis
NJimmy Swaggart
NHenry Slaughter
NDony McGuire
NLittle Roy Lewis

1980, 11th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WDino Kartsonakis
NLittle Roy Lewis
NPhil Keaggy
NHenry Slaughter
NStephen Nielson, David Young

1981, 12th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WDino Kartsonakis
NJimmy Swaggart
NLittle Roy Lewis
NPhil Keaggy
NRick Foster

1982, 13th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WDino Kartsonakis
NFletch Wiley
NMichael Omartian
NPhil Keaggy
NJoe English

1983, 14th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WDino Kartsonakis
NMichael Omartian
NPhil Keaggy
NJoe English
NMichael W. Smith

1984, 15th Dove Awards

Instrumentalist

WPhil Driscoll
NKeith Thomas
NMichael W. Smith
NKoinonia
NDino Kartsonakis

1985, 16th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WCelebrate Freedom, Phil Driscoll
NThe Heart of Dixie, Little Roy Lewis
NMichael W. Smith 2, Michael W. Smith
NGreat Is The Lord, Dino Kartsonakis
NCelebration, Koinonia

1986, 17th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WRegal Reign, Dino Kartsonakis

1987, 18th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WInstrument of Praise, Phil Driscoll
NKaleidoscope, Keith Thomas
NConversations, Michael Omartian
NA Place For Us, Dino Kartsonakis
NMeadowlark Records Sampler 1986, various artists

1988, 19th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WThe Wind and the Wheat, Phil Keaggy

1989, 20th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WA Symphony of Praise, David T. Clydesdale, Sandi Patty

1990, 21st Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WOne of Several Possible Musiks, Kerry Livgren

1991, 22nd Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WCome Before Him, Dick Tunney

1992, 23rd Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WBeyond Nature, Phil Keaggy

1993, 24th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WSomewhere In Time, Dino Kartsonakis
NPraise Magnificat, Larry Dalton
NThe Piano Project, David T. Clydesdale
NOur Weapons are Not Carnal, Craig Crawford Players
NBeyond The Barriers, Tom Howard

1994, 25th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WPsalms, Hymns, & Spiritual Songs, Kurt Kaiser
NSomething to Believe In, Sam Levine
NRhythms of Peace, Dino Kartsonakis
NLiving In The Here and Now, Brentwood Jazz
NIn Excelsis Deo, Larry Dalton & the National Philharmonic Orchestra of London, various artists

1995, 26th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WStrike Up The Band, Ralph Carmichael
NPlay Me In Your Key, Ben Tankard
NMiracles, Dino Kartsonakis
NHorizons, Dick Tunney
NA Fireside Christmas, Mark Lee Townsend

1996, 27th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WClassical Peace, Dino Kartsonakis
NThrush Hour, David Thrush
NThe Gift, Anthony Burger
NThe Rhythm of Creation: Voice of Africa, various artists
NJusto Almario & Abraham Laboriel, Justo Almario, Abraham Laboriel

1997, 28th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WThe Players, The Players
NSimple Praise, Buddy Greene
NQuiet Time, Dino Kartsonakis
NNew Born Feeling, Anthony Burger
N220, Phil Keaggy

1998, 29th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WInvention, Phil Keaggy, Wes King, Scott Denté
NSax For The Soul, Sam Levine
N... And Friends Live, Ralph Carmichael
NMusic For All Time, Dino Kartsonakis
NCool Jazz Christmas, Eric Darken

1999, 30th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WAcoustic Sketches, Phil Keaggy
NThe Gospel According to Jazz, Kirk Whalum
NGrand Passion, John Tesh
NEpic Tales of Whoa!!, Tony Palacios
NChristmas Sax, Sam Levine

2000, 31st Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WMajesty and Wonder, Phil Keaggy
NThe Minstrel, Ben Tankard
NSongs of the Resurrection, Stan Whitmire
NOne World, John Tesh
NMoments With The Savior, Linda McKechnie

2001, 32nd Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WLights of Madrid, Phil Keaggy
NChristmas Love, Ben Tankard
NSax For The Spirit, Sam Levine
NJesus: The Epic Mini-Series, Original Score, Patrick Williams
NIf You Believe, Jim Brickman

2002, 33rd Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WFreedom, Michael W. Smith
NRedeemer, Fletch Wiley
NThe Living Room Sessions: Hymns, Chris Rice
NGospel Instrumental, Dottie Leonard Miller
NChristmas Extraordinaire, Mannheim Steamroller

2003, 34th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WHymnsongs, Phil Keaggy
NThe Gospel According to Jazz Chapter 2, Kirk Whalum
NResting Place, David Hamilton
NPraise & Worship Instrumental, various artists
NIn The Spirit, Kirk Whalum, Ben Tankard, Steven Ford, Abraham Laboriel
NDid You Feel the Mountains Tremble, Rivertribe

2004, 35th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WAn Acoustic Christmas, Tom Hemby
NI Can Only Imagine: 12 Praise Favorites for the Instrumental Soloist, Fletch Wiley
NThe Trumpet Sounds, Rod McGaha
NMasterpiece, Anthony Burger
NIrish Christmas, Craig Duncan

2005, 36th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WThe Passion of the Christ Soundtrack, various artists
NSongs of December, various artists
NPiano Hymns: If You Could Hear What I See, Gordon Mote
NHandprint, Barry D
NCaribbean Christmas, various artists

2006, 37th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WLife, Andy Hunter
NTribute to Bill and Gloria Gaither, Anthony Burger
NThe Power of Your Love, Mark McClure
NSongs of Remembrance, Wayne Haun
NAdonai, Hector David

2007, 38th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WEnd of the Spear Soundtrack, various artists
NBreathe: Piano, Tom Howard
N20 Contemporary Hymn Favorites For Solo Piano, John E. Coates
NSunday Morning Jams, Vol. 2, Quiet Time Players
NGuitars In Worship, Dave Cleveland

2008, 39th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WAmazing Grace Original Score, David Arnold
NNativity Story (Original Score), Mychael Danna
NLets Get Quiet: The Smooth Jazz Experience, Ben Tankard
NIn The Garden, Eric Wyse
NHoly! Piano & Orchestra, Terry MacAlmon

2009, 40th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WChronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, various artists
NThe Breath Of Life, Angella Christie
NLove Beyond All Measure, Stephen Petrunak
NBorn To Play, Barry D
NAlways There, Harold Rayford
NA Treasury Of Hymns, LaDonna Taylor

2010, 41st Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WJoy Comes In The Morning, Stan Whitmire
NA Moments Peace Vol. 2, Christopher Phillips
NA Moments Peace Vol. 1, Christopher Phillips
NSmooth Praise, Sam Levine
NMercy Mercy Mercy, Ben Tankard

2012, 43rd Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WUnfailing Love: 20 Worship Songs of Comfort and Peace, Stan Whitmire
NInspirational Moods: Inspiring Hymns featuring Piano and Orchestra, Michael Omartian
NFeedback, Derek Webb
NA Moment's Peace Volume 3: 21 Songs of Tranquil Worship, various artists

2013, 44th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WGlory, Michael W. Smith
NOctober Baby: The Original Score, Paul Mills
NFull Tank, Ben Tankard
NAll Things Bright And Beautiful: Hymns For The Seasons, Andrew Greer
N100 Piano Hymns, Gerald Wolfe

2014, 45th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

W...to Kids From 1 To 92, Tracey Phillips
NAll Creatures of Our God and King, various artists
NCountry Piano Hymns, Gary Smith
NLove Divine, Jan Mulder
NWe Give Thanks: 15 Thanksgiving Hymns On Piano, Christopher Phillips

2016, 47th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WWithout Words: Synesthesia, Bethel Music
NSoak, New Life Worship
NUnchanging Grace, Lucid Collection
NPiano Lullabies (Vol. 1), Hillsong Kids Jr
NFull Tank 2.0, Ben Tankard

2018, 49th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WA Thankful Heart, Craig Duncan
NI'm Gonna Keep On, Jeff Stice
NPiano Chill: Songs of Faith, Christopher Phillips

2019, 50th Dove Awards

Instrumental Album

WChristmas, Paul Cardall
NFront Porch Pickin': Old Time Gospel Favorites, Kevin Williams
NRise!, Ben Tankard

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