Twenty-nine year old rising trumpeter and composer Josh Rzepka has been described as “a musician who doesn’t believe in limits” by the Tribune Chronicle, and as being “gifted” by the Cleveland Plain Dealer. He has been heralded not only for his jazz playing and composing, but for his classical trumpet playing as well. Josh is a native of Akron, Ohio.
Quickly establishing himself as one of the most versatile upcoming performers in classical and jazz music, Josh has performed across the country at venues including Severance Hall, Boston’s Symphony Hall, Cleveland’s NightTown, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Knitting Factory in NYC. As a soloist Josh has presented recitals and concerts ranging from the baroque, to modern, to original jazz. Appearances in Canada, radio and TV have brought him to the attention of an international audience.