Joshua Bledsoe

Presidio Brass, Missouri Symphony Orchestra, Principal Trombone, University of West Florida, Artist-Faculty Instrument: 1270 Euphonium, 1240L Independent Bass Trombone, 1236L-T Trombone, 1236L-O Trombone XO Artist Since: 2017 Music Genre(s): Classical, Jazz, Studio/Session Website Personal Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Favorite Venue(s): Isaac Stern Auditorium Who are your strongest influences?: Ralph Sauer, Sam Pilafian, Parents Bio Described…

Geoffrey Durbin

Presidio Brass, Freelance Instrument: 1270 Euphonium, 1236L-T Trombone XO Artist Since: 2017 Music Genre(s): Classical, Jazz Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Favorite Venue(s): Murchison Performing Arts Center (University of North Texas) Who are your strongest influences?: My Parents, David and Karen Durbin, Former mentor, Dr. Brian Bowman, Harry Watters Bio Having been described by Mark Carlson…

Scott Heersche

Transylvania University Instrument: 1602 Bb Trumpet, 1624 C Trumpet XO Artist Since: 2016 Music Genre(s): Worship, Pop, Blues, Classical, Jazz, Rock Website Facebook Twitter Favorite Venue(s): Symphony Hall Cincinnati Who are your strongest influences?: Vincent DiMartino, Wynton Marsalis, John Rommel Bio As Worship Pastor of Centenary United Methodist Church, Scott Heersche oversees all worship related…

Brad Magers

Mariachi El Bronx, The Bronx, Pounded By The Surf Instrument: 1600i Bb Trumpet XO Artist Since: 2014 Music Genre(s): Rock, Latin, World, Punk, Studio/Session Website Facebook Twitter Favorite Venue(s): KFC Yum Center Who are your strongest influences?: Wynton Marsalis, Ramones, Los Lobos Bio My name is Brad Magers and I studied Trumpet at the University…

John Wasson

John Wasson’s Strata Big Band, John Wasson’s CoolBrass Jazztet, Michael Waldrop Big Band, Freelance Artist Instrument: 1240L Bass Trombone XO Artist Since: 2017 Music Genre(s): Studio/Session, Worship, Fusion, Jazz, Funk, Blues, Classical Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Sound Cloud Favorite Venue(s): The Blue Note, Montreux Jazz Festival Who are your strongest influences?: George Roberts, Charles Vernon,…

Darren Kramer

DKO The Darren Kramer Organization, DKO Lessons, DJ DKO, Freelance Artist Instrument: 1632 Trombone XO Artist Since: 2016 Music Genre(s): Jazz, Funk, Latin Website Facebook Twitter Favorite Venue(s): Wherever I have a gig! Who are your strongest influences?: Frank Rosolino, Carl Fontana, James Pankow Bio Darren Kramer has been a professional musician for 35 years…

Philip Jones

Richmond Jazz Band, Central Virginia Jazz Orchestra, Bonefire, Freelance Instrument: 1632 Trombone XO Artist Since: 2016 Music Genre(s): Studio/Session, Worship, Funk, Pop, Blues, R&B, Country, Jazz, Rock Website Favorite Venue(s): Newark, NJ PAC Who are your strongest influences?: Urbie Green, Carl Fontana, George Roberts Bio 70’s-80’s: Trombonist/conductor with Danny Davis and the Nashville Brass, staff…

Keith Douglas

Mariachi el Bronx, Mad Caddies, King City, Freelance XO Artist Since: 2014 Music Genre(s): Rock, Jazz, Pop, Latin, World, Punk, Reggae, Studio/Session Facebook Website Twitter Favorite Venue(s): The Santa Barbara Bowl Favorite Band: Tom Waits Who are your strongest influences?: Tom Waits, Miles Davis, Kurt Vonnegut Bio Keith has been playing trumpet professionally for nearly…

Decker Babcock

Freelance XO Artist Since: 2015 Music Genre(s): Blues, Classical, Funk, Fusion, Hip Hop, Jam Band, Jazz, Latin, Pop, R&B, Reggae, Rock, Studio/Session, World, Worship Facebook Favorite Venue(s): The Village Vanguard Who are your strongest influences?: J.J Johnson, Urbie Green, Glenn Miller Bio Decker Babcock has performed across the United States and is currently one of…

Stafford Hunter

Duke Ellington Orchestra Captain Black Big Band Stafford Hunter Quintet NYC Jazz Musician XO Artist Since: 2015 Music Genre(s): Classical, Jazz, R&B Website Facebook Favorite Venue(s): Smalls Jazz Club (NYC), Smoke Jazz Club (NYC), Cotton Club (Tokyo, Japan), Jazz Inn Lovely (Nagoya, Japan) Who are your strongest influences?: Curtis Fuller, Steve Turre, Freddie Hubbard Bio…

Joshua Bledsoe

Presidio Brass, Missouri Symphony Orchestra, Principal Trombone, University of West Florida, Artist-Faculty Instrument: 1270 Euphonium, 1240L Independent Bass Trombone, 1236L-T Trombone, 1236L-O Trombone XO Artist Since: 2017 Music Genre(s): Classical, Jazz, Studio/Session Website Personal Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Favorite Venue(s): Isaac Stern Auditorium Who are your strongest influences?: Ralph Sauer, Sam Pilafian, Parents Bio Described…

Geoffrey Durbin

Presidio Brass, Freelance Instrument: 1270 Euphonium, 1236L-T Trombone XO Artist Since: 2017 Music Genre(s): Classical, Jazz Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Favorite Venue(s): Murchison Performing Arts Center (University of North Texas) Who are your strongest influences?: My Parents, David and Karen Durbin, Former mentor, Dr. Brian Bowman, Harry Watters Bio Having been described by Mark Carlson…

Scott Heersche

Transylvania University Instrument: 1602 Bb Trumpet, 1624 C Trumpet XO Artist Since: 2016 Music Genre(s): Worship, Pop, Blues, Classical, Jazz, Rock Website Facebook Twitter Favorite Venue(s): Symphony Hall Cincinnati Who are your strongest influences?: Vincent DiMartino, Wynton Marsalis, John Rommel Bio As Worship Pastor of Centenary United Methodist Church, Scott Heersche oversees all worship related…

Brad Magers

Mariachi El Bronx, The Bronx, Pounded By The Surf Instrument: 1600i Bb Trumpet XO Artist Since: 2014 Music Genre(s): Rock, Latin, World, Punk, Studio/Session Website Facebook Twitter Favorite Venue(s): KFC Yum Center Who are your strongest influences?: Wynton Marsalis, Ramones, Los Lobos Bio My name is Brad Magers and I studied Trumpet at the University…

John Wasson

John Wasson’s Strata Big Band, John Wasson’s CoolBrass Jazztet, Michael Waldrop Big Band, Freelance Artist Instrument: 1240L Bass Trombone XO Artist Since: 2017 Music Genre(s): Studio/Session, Worship, Fusion, Jazz, Funk, Blues, Classical Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Sound Cloud Favorite Venue(s): The Blue Note, Montreux Jazz Festival Who are your strongest influences?: George Roberts, Charles Vernon,…

Darren Kramer

DKO The Darren Kramer Organization, DKO Lessons, DJ DKO, Freelance Artist Instrument: 1632 Trombone XO Artist Since: 2016 Music Genre(s): Jazz, Funk, Latin Website Facebook Twitter Favorite Venue(s): Wherever I have a gig! Who are your strongest influences?: Frank Rosolino, Carl Fontana, James Pankow Bio Darren Kramer has been a professional musician for 35 years…

Philip Jones

Richmond Jazz Band, Central Virginia Jazz Orchestra, Bonefire, Freelance Instrument: 1632 Trombone XO Artist Since: 2016 Music Genre(s): Studio/Session, Worship, Funk, Pop, Blues, R&B, Country, Jazz, Rock Website Favorite Venue(s): Newark, NJ PAC Who are your strongest influences?: Urbie Green, Carl Fontana, George Roberts Bio 70’s-80’s: Trombonist/conductor with Danny Davis and the Nashville Brass, staff…

Keith Douglas

Mariachi el Bronx, Mad Caddies, King City, Freelance XO Artist Since: 2014 Music Genre(s): Rock, Jazz, Pop, Latin, World, Punk, Reggae, Studio/Session Facebook Website Twitter Favorite Venue(s): The Santa Barbara Bowl Favorite Band: Tom Waits Who are your strongest influences?: Tom Waits, Miles Davis, Kurt Vonnegut Bio Keith has been playing trumpet professionally for nearly…

Decker Babcock

Freelance XO Artist Since: 2015 Music Genre(s): Blues, Classical, Funk, Fusion, Hip Hop, Jam Band, Jazz, Latin, Pop, R&B, Reggae, Rock, Studio/Session, World, Worship Facebook Favorite Venue(s): The Village Vanguard Who are your strongest influences?: J.J Johnson, Urbie Green, Glenn Miller Bio Decker Babcock has performed across the United States and is currently one of…

Stafford Hunter

Duke Ellington Orchestra Captain Black Big Band Stafford Hunter Quintet NYC Jazz Musician XO Artist Since: 2015 Music Genre(s): Classical, Jazz, R&B Website Facebook Favorite Venue(s): Smalls Jazz Club (NYC), Smoke Jazz Club (NYC), Cotton Club (Tokyo, Japan), Jazz Inn Lovely (Nagoya, Japan) Who are your strongest influences?: Curtis Fuller, Steve Turre, Freddie Hubbard Bio…