Alumni Tony Kadleck.jpg

Tony Kadleck

Trumpet | Jazz

Throughout his career, Tony Kadleck has been praised as a highly effective sideman, who has lent his hand to numerous musical activities. He is currently one of the most sought-after trumpet players in the New York area. He has recorded with a number of artists, including the Joe Henderson Big Band, Harry Connick Jr., Tony Bennett, and Ray Charles. Kadleck also spends plenty of time playing a wide variety of live concerts, having performed with Natalie Cole, Steely Dan, Ella Fitzgerald, Bob Mintzer, and last May performed at the White House, as President Obama honored Burt Bacharach and Hal David with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

Tony is currently a member of many organizations including John Pizzarelli’s “Swing Seven”, the Ron Carter Great Big Band, John Fedchock’s NY Big Band, the Westchester Jazz Orchestra, and the Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra.

NYYS Partners

Our Partner Organizations

Stay Connected

Ways to Support

Donate today and help support our students continue their journey and become a part of our community of musicians and change the landscape of what the musical world look like today.


Unparalleled Performances

Experience all the hard work, practice and rehearsals that our students take on and show up to see them perform at one of our many concerts throughout the season.

Get Tickets

Apply Today

Take the plunge and give yourself an opportunity to become a part of our amazing community of musicians, songwriters, composers and conductors.

Apply Today