Apollo’s Fire Wins Grammy for Album Featuring Senior Instructor Julie Andrijeski

Apollo’s Fire, Cleveland’s baroque orchestra, won a Grammy award this week for an album featuring CWRU Department of Music Senior Instructor Julie Andrijeski.

Apollo’s Fire and tenor Karim Sulayman won Best Classical Solo Vocal Album for their recent album, “Songs of Orpheus.” This was the first recording by Apollo’s Fire to receive a Grammy nomination. The album, released on Avie Records in April, features music by Monteverdi, Caccini, and others. One of the tracks on the album features Julie playing a solo violin sonata by Dario Castello (1602-1631).

Read the full details about the award and ceremony on Cleveland.com.

Congratulations to Julie and Apollo’s Fire!