John will be performing on September 11th at Roulette in Brooklyn, for the 2nd-ever performance of neo-classical composer Henry Brant's work for 52 trumpets (!!!), "Over A Global Map." The piece will be directed by Neely Bruce. FONT was founded by trumpeter Dave Douglas, and is in its 10th year of presenting trumpet music in th New York City area. More information is available at http://fontmusic.org/.
welcome to the website of trumpeter john lakeJohn is a New York City based jazz and commercial lead trumpet player. Originally from the midwest, 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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