Music lovers will have an opportunity to see all of the winners for this year's Grammys, including those not broadcast on network television. The 56th Annual Grammy Awards® Pre-Telecast Ceremony will take place at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Jan. 26, from 1-3:30 p.m. PT and will be streamed live internationally at GRAMMY.com/live and CBS.com.
The star-studded ceremony will be hosted by Grammy winner Cyndi Lauper who is is nominated for Best Musical Theater Album for Kinky Boots. The Pre-Telecast will feature performances by current nominees Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite, Sarah Jarosz, Hiatus Kaiyote, Roomful Of Teeth, La Santa Cecilia, and Summer Horns (Dave Koz, Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright, and Richard Elliot) with the Larry Batiste Orchestra and special guest Verdine White.
Presenting the first Grammy Awards of the day in approximately 70 categories will be current nominees Roberto Fonseca, Jeff Lorber, Tig Notaro, Tye Tribbett, and Diane Warren, as well as five-time Grammy-winning producer Jimmy Jam.
The live stream of the Pre-Telecast will remain on GRAMMY.com as video on demand for 30 days following the event. Following the ceremony, the 56th Annual Grammy Awards will be broadcast live on the CBS Television Network from 8 – 11:30 p.m. ET/PT.
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