Deception – Ryan Kisor

Ryan Kisor's burning-tempo line over the standard Cherokee has an improvisational sound—and it's highly trumpet-istic. Like many Kisor compositions, it's a workout for any instrument.

Ryan Kisor

born on April 12, 1973

Perhaps best known for his work with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Ryan Kisor is an accomplished trumpeter and one of the rising names on the jazz scene. Firmly rooted in the post-bop tradition, Ryan has obviously done a lot of listening to giants like Clifford Brown and Booker Little and Woody Shaw. Of course, he's also been influenced by contemporary mentors including Clark Terry and Wynton Marsalis, both masters of the art of great trumpet playing. Read more...

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