6/25/18 - Josh was honored to be one of 7 finalists for the 2018 Ellis Marsalis International Jazz Piano Competition at Marshall University. Congrats to Ben Paterson, Rina Yamazaki, and Isaiah Thompson on their awards, and to all the other finalists for amazing performances.
5/12/18 - Josh will once again be joining the summer piano faculty of Interlochen Arts Camp in Interlochen, MI. Josh will teach private classical piano lessons and introduction to jazz piano classes to talented young pianists in late June and early July.
2/26/18 - Josh recently had the pleasure of performing for the Prime Minister of Australia and several dozen US governors at a celebration at the Australian Embassy in Washington, DC. Josh was honored to have performed alongside country singer Amber Lawrence, producer Sam Hawksley, and actor Nick Hardcastle.
2/19/18 - Josh is honored to have received an Individual Artist Award from the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) for his compositions Streetlight Serenade and Unwelcome Dream. Many thanks to the Arts Council for their advocacy of freelance artists and congrats to the other well-deserving recipients of this honor!
Joshua with Joe Hockey (Australian ambassador), Nick Hardcastle (actor), and Amber Lawrence (country singer) at Australian Embassy.
L to R: Dave Meder, Oscar Rosignolli, Rina Yamazaki, Ellis Marsalis, Isaiah Thompson, ArcoIris Sandoval, Joshua Espinoza, Ben Paterson.
2018 Ellis Marsalis International Jazz Piano Competition Finalists.
Joshua with the Warren Wolf Quartet. Smithsonian American Art Museum.