Jason Klobnak Jason Klobnak

Mr. Klobnak is a versatile trumpet player that has been performing as an active musician, author, clinician, composer and educator. His bands, the JKQ (Jason Klobnak Quartet/Quintet) and J's Ruckus have released 5 albums that have done well on Jazzweek charts, Top 10 lists on international radio stations, and multiple positive reviews. Mr. Klobnak also the trumpet and brass instructor at Arapahoe Community College, have released two very well reviewed Jazz improvisation books, do clinics, perform, and keep a steady teaching studio both in- person and on Skype. Mr. Klobnak holds a bachelor degree from Drake University (Des Moines, IA) and a Master’s degree from the University of Denver, Lamont School of Music (Denver, CO)


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” It was Jason’s dazzling brass on “For Them” that made it my personal favorite of the eleven high-energy pieces offered up for your long-term listening pleasure. I give Jason & his quintet a MOST HIGHLY RECOMMENDED, with an “EQ” (energy quotient) rating of 4.98 for this stunning work.”

Dick Metcalf Improvijazzation Nation Issue #161 Reviews March 2016

“…invigorating, melodic and full of well-honed ensemble work and thoughtful, controlled solos…Klobnak and friends offer a distinctive sense of swing and lyricism. Combine those qualities with solid writing and the group’s enthusiasm, and the result is a mighty fine record.”

George Fendel Jazz Society of Oregon-CD Reviews February 2016

“…his originals convey a general spirit of optimism in the composition and the harmonies

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Jason Klobnak Concerts

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J's Ruckus
Live at Jacks
Denver, CO

Albums by Jason Klobnak

Album Sermons by Jason Klobnak


Self Produced

Album Friends & Family by Jason Klobnak

Friends & Family

Jason Klobnak Music

Album Hark The Herald by Jason Klobnak

Hark The Herald

Self Produced

Album New Chapter by Jason Klobnak

New Chapter

Jason Klobnak Music, Inc

Album Mountain, Move by Jason Klobnak

Mountain, Move

Self Produced



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