Ambrose Akinmusire, trumpet; Dayna Stephens, tenor saxophone; Julian Lage, guitar; Taylor Eigsti, piano; Harish Raghavan, bass; Zach Harmon, drums
With his first place finish in the 2007 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Trumpet Competition, Akinmusire has cemented his reputation as one of the most promising jazz artists of his generation. Ambrose has performed with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Vijay Iyer, Yosvany Terry, and Stefon Harris, to name but a few.
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Added by Stanford Jazz Festival on June 24, 2008