1990 Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz International Trumpet Competition (Louis Armstrong International Jazz Trumpet Competition)

Smithsonian Institution’s Baird Auditorium
Washington, DC

First Place: Ryan Kisor, Iowa
Second Place: Tom Williams, Maryland
Third Place: Greg Gisbert, New York

Nat Adderley
Red Rodney
Clark Terry
Eugene “Snooky” Young

Photo: Ryan Kisor (center), first place winner of 1990 trumpet competition, joined by judges (l to r): Clark Terry, Nat Adderley, Red Rodney, Snookie Young