The Caruso Jazz Trumpet Gala Concert will feature all finalists— Dave Adewumi (New York, New York), Jacob Baldwin (Minneapolis, Minnesota), Cosimo Boni (Reggello, Italy), Skyler Floe (Lynwood, Washington), and Andrew Stephens (Sacramento, California)—performing alongside the illustrious judges and guest artists including Grammy Award-winning recording artist Tim Hagans, modern genre-bending Ambrose Akinmuserie and trumpet legend Charles Tolliver alongside an all-star big band of Chicago's top musicians.
The winner of the competition will be announced live onstage by International Trumpet Guild President Cathy Leach.
The concert will be available for live stream here.
Repertoire to be announced at a later date. All programs and artists are subject to change
Saturday, September 14 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Holtschneider Performance Center, Gannon Concert Hall
2330 North Halsted Street