1987 Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz International Piano Competition

Smithsonian Institution’s Baird Auditorium
Washington, DC

First Place: Marcus Roberts, Florida
Second Place: Rob van Bavel, The Netherlands
Third Place: John Colianni, New York
Fourth Place: Joey DeFrancesco, Pennsylvania

Sir Roland Hanna
Barry Harris
Hank Jones
Roger Kellaway
Dado Moroni

Photo (l-r): Competition winners Rob van Bavel; Marcus Roberts; Joey DeFrancesco; John Colianni; Harry Appleman