2015 Competition Winners
*Sheet music sales go directly to the composers

1st Place: "Stereos" by James DeCaro
(31 - Minnesota, USA)



James graduated with a B.Mus. from Lawrence University in music education and trumpet 
performance in 2006. He has been teaching band at a K–12 charter school since 2007. He is 
married with three sons who will help make a family brass quintet as soon as they are old 
enough.

2nd Place: "Symphonette" by Matt Eden
(18 - Derby, UK)


Matt has just started his degree at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester (England), and he is also a Bass Trombone player with the National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain!
3rd Place: "The Voyage" by Will Triggs
(15 - Kent, UK)



Will is a young trumpet player specialising in jazz, and one day he hopes to become a professional player. He has been composing for about 2-3 years.