Solitaire – Ryan Kisor

This song shows a more melodic, subdued side of Ryan Kisor than usual, while still being subtly angular. The melody has a wide range, covering 2 1/2 octaves.

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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