Producer of The Vanishing Nordic Chorale a finalist for a Grammy®

Peter Rutenberg, the producer of Musik Ekklesia's 2011 recording The Vanishing Nordic Chorale on the Sono Luminus label, was nominated for and was one of five finalists for Producer of the Year, Classical at the 54th annual Grammy®  Awards, which were held on February 12, 2012.  (The award was won by Judith Sherman, who produced 11 albums in 2011.)


Mr. Rutenberg was also the producer for the recording Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem, Op. 45 for Seraphic Fire and the Professional Choral Institute, which received a Grammy® nomination for Best Choral Performance.


In addition to his work as a record producer, Mr. Rutenberg is the Music Director and Conductor of the Los Angeles Chamber Singers & Cappella.