Grammy Trustees Award Posthumously Awarded to Alan Lomax

Alan Lomax was selected by the Board of Trustees of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences as one of the recipients of the Academy’s 2003 Trustees Award. This special merit award is presented to individuals who, during their career in music, have made significant contributions, other than performance, to the music industry. Anna Lomax Wood accepted the Award on behalf of her father. The Award Ceremony took place at the Nominee Banquet on Saturday, February 22, 2003 in New York City. B.B. King announced the award during the Grammy Awards Telecast. Anna’s son, Odysseus Chairetakis, was also present.

Originally posted: February 22, 2003