2017 FINALISTS
Thomas Linger
(Gold Winner)
Bill Alexson
(Tied: Silver Winner)
Aaron Lehrian
(Tied: Silver Winner)
Alex Flavell
(Yamaha Award)
Ariel Pocock
(Yamaha Award)
Wade Girton
(Yamaha Award)
Tom Amend
(Yamaha Award)

2017 JUDGES
Lynn Arriale
Bill Mays
Martin Bejerano

2017 DRUMS / BASS
Danny Gottlieb (Drums)
Jamie Ousley (Bass)

2015 FINALISTS
Addison Frei
(Gold Winner)
David Meder
(Silver Finalist)
Grant Richards
(Finalist in Concert)
Benjamin Rosenblum
(Finalist in Concert)
Malcolm “Javi” Santiago
(Finalist in Concert)

2015 SEMI-FINALISTS
Bill Alexson
Tom Amend
Keegan Matthews
Chris McCarthy
Ryan Slatko
Matt Wigler

2015 JUDGES
Kenny Barron
Per Danielsson
Christian Tamburr

2015 DRUMS / BASS
Alex Claffy (Bass)
Billy Williams (Drums)

2014 FINALISTS
Emmet Cohen
(Gold Winner)
Addison Frei
(Silver Finalist)
Gil Scott Chapman
(Finalist in Concert)
David Meder
(Finalist in Concert)
Grant Richards
(Finalist in Concert)

2014 SEMI-FINALISTS
Tom Amend
Joshua Espinoza
Aaron Lehrian
Ryan Slatko
Isaac Wilson

2014 JUDGES
Doug Johnson
Ed Simon
Christian Tamburr

2014 DRUMS / BASS
Danny Gottlieb (Drums)
Jamie Ousley (Bass)