Louis Armstrong Award

Louis Armstrong introduced listeners around the world to jazz. Highlighting the excitement and appreciation students are developing for jazz, this award is presented to our most outstanding jazz performer each year.

Louis Armstrong

We are proud of these outstanding students:

  • 2014 Eddie Codrington
  • 2013 Adam Olszewski
  • 2012 Takeo Cauley
  • 2011 Jordan Vale
  • 2010 Spencer Johnson
  • 2009 Ella Campbell
  • 2008 Jonathan Taylor
  • 2007 Mark Phillips
  • 2006 Robert Bickley
  • 2005 Glenn Persello Seefeld
  • 2004 Patrick Wong
  • 2003 Stephen Pickel
  • 2002 Nicola Clifford
  • 2001 Kirk Burkhart
  • 2000 Graham Leslie
  • 1999 Jared Twining
  • 1998 Drew Leslie
  • 1997 Ronald Ampey II
  • 1996 Julie Lawrence
  • 1995 William Buhr
  • 1994 Martin McDonald
  • 1993 Colin Stetson
  • 1992 William Clifford
  • 1991 Chris Keyes
  • 1990 Mike Meretta
  • 1989 Matthew Teory
  • 1988 Jared Throneberry
  • 1987 Nathan Kowalski
  • 1986 Terrance Campbell
  • 1985 Renice Holman
  • 1984 Deborah Lillie
  • 1983 Steve Sharples
  • 1982 David Scott
  • 1981 Dave Szczygiel
  • 1980 Doug Peterson
  • 1979 Steve Roberts
  • 1978 Michael Barnes
  • 1977 Brooks Barnes
  • 1976 John Hildebrant
  • 1975 David Enos
  • 1974 Norman Auschuetz