Jonathan Dely, 26, is an award-winning trumpet soloist from New York, New York. Named a finalist in the International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition, the National Trumpet Competition, and the Yamaha Performing Artist Competition, Jonathan graduated with Latin honors from Williams College, where he served as the college’s teaching assistant in jazz and upon graduation was awarded the Arthur Judson Prize in Music. During his senior year in college, Jonathan declined a full-time investment banking position on Wall Street, where he worked the summer prior, in order to pursue his dream of becoming a solo trumpet artist. Shortly thereafter, he was accepted on scholarship to the graduate program in jazz trumpet performance at the Manhattan School of Music, where he would earn his Master’s Degree in 2017. With his band, Jonathan has become a prolific performer at venues including Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center, Blue Note New York, The 2019 NAMM Show, Jazz at Lincoln Center, and the Princeton Club of New York, where he serves as Artist in Residence. Jonathan is recognized as a rising star, with he and his band in high demand for events ranging from private engagements to ticketed concerts.