Mike Matrasko

The XO C and Piccolo trumpets have been not only the easiest to play, but also the easiest to keep my sound. From solo repertoire to section work to pit orchestras, the XO Trumpets have blended in with each scenario and a very efficient level.
Mike Matrasko


Mike is an O`ahu based trumpeter specializing in jazz, classical, and other forms of popular music in performance, composition/arranging, and education. As a performer, he is around the island playing in several groups and as a freelance musician. With his regular group, Air Jazz (Combo), Mike is a writer/arranger in addition to being a performer.

As an educator, Mike is the Director of Bands at a private school on O`ahu in addition to maintaining a private studio of primarily trumpet students.

Mike holds a Master of Music in Trumpet Performance from the University of Hawai`i and a Bachelor of Arts in Jazz Studies from Columbia College Chicago.

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