Scholarship Winners

Jazz Unlimited 2016 $500 Scholarship Award Winner For Drummer Category Ben Piette


Below are winners for scholarships sponsored by Jazz Unlimited that will ensure the future of jazz in Milwaukee and where ever they go.

2017 Winners
The winners of Jazz Unlimited of Greater Milwaukee’s 2017 Scholarship awards were as follows:
$1,000 Douglas M. and Eleanor M. Gmoser award – Baritone saxophonist Casimir Riley
$1,000 Chuck Hedges award – Pianist Josh Catania
$500 Jazz Unlimited awards to drummer Ben Piette, guitarist Dante Turkow and pianist Dan Van Zeeland.
$500 Jazz Unlimited Vocalist award – Vocalist Julia Rosenquist
$250 Deirdre Fellner West End Conservatory scholarship awards: Trombonist Travis Cooke and trumpet player Katherine Rosenberger
2016
The winners of Jazz Unlimited of Greater Milwaukee’s 2016 Scholarship awards were as follows:

$1,000 Douglas M. and Eleanor M. Gmoser award – Alto saxophonist Alex Pavelic
$1,000 Chuck Hedges award – Guitarist Matthew Rotker-Lynn
$500 Jazz Unlimited awards to pianist Josh Catania, drummer Ben Piette, and trumpet player Travis Drow.
$500 Jazz Unlimited Vocalist award – Vocalist PJ Rivers
Finally, through the generosity of Deirdre Fellner, the following students were awarded special $250 scholarship awards: Alto saxophonist Gideon Adams and pianist Dan Van Zeeland.

2015 Winners – $4000

2014 Winners – $4000

2013 Winners – $4000

2012 Winners – $4600

2011 Winners – $3100