welcome to the website of trumpeter john lake

John is a New York City based jazz and commercial lead trumpet player.  Originally from the midwestern United States, he has performed and recorded with Joshua Quinlan Quintet, and is a Dazzle Recordings artist.  He also composes and arranges music for his own creative efforts, including SHIRLEY and The John Lake Ensemble.  Tracks off John's latest album are available for streaming at the bottom of this page (it will continue to play as you navigate the pages).

"...demonstrates his monster trumpet chops in a way that makes you lean towards rather than away from the stage"

- Denver Music Scene, Examiner.com

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