Rufus Reid ~ Bridges: A Jazz and Classical Fusion Composition Competition

Presented by Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute Program for Jazz

In celebration of the 30th anniversary of RSMI,
Ravinia is pleased to announce Bridges:
An International Jazz and Classical Fusion Composition Competition.

This celebration will award deserving young composers The David Baker Prize
for works written for string quartet and jazz trio.
Up to three winners will be selected and each winner will be awarded a prize of $2500.
Winners will also have their compositions performed at Ravinia Festival’s Martin Theatre
Saturday, June 9th at 8:30 PM.

A composition of each faculty member will also be performed.
Billy Childs ~ Into the Light
Nathan Davis ~ Matryoshka Blues
Rufus Reid ~ Beguiled for String Bass, Concert Marimba, Trombone

Contact Information:
Email: steansmusicinstitute@ravinia.org
Phone: 847-266-5106

NEW ALBUM

Rufus Reid with Sullivan Fortner Always in the Moment

UPCOMING APPEARANCES

  • 05/30/2022 - 06/03/2022
    Rufus Reid at Ravinia Stean’s Music Institute/Bridges Competition
    4Th Annual Bridges Competition
    Highland Park, IL
  • 06/03/2022 - 06/10/2022
    Rufus Reid at Ravinia’s Jazz Program
    Ravinia\'s Steans Music Institute ~ Program for Jazz
    Highland Park, IL
  • 07/27/2022 - 07/30/2022
    Rufus Reid at the 50th Anniversary of The Stanford Jazz Workshop
    Stanford Jazz Workshop
    Palo Alto, CA
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