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Eddie Severn

Performing Artist

Eddie Severn has performed in a huge variety of musical situations from jazz to classical to rock. His performing career spans over 20 years and for 6 years he was lead trumpet player with the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra. He is now living in the USA and freelances as a solo performer and clinician.

Eddie has performed with many well-known musicians including Tommy Smith, Kenny Wheeler, Maria Schneider, Joe Lovano, Ingrid Jenson, John Dankworth & Cleo Laine, Ken Peplowski, Dave Leibman and Bobby Watson, Joe Temperly, Bobby Wellins, Jim Mullen, Emil Vickiky, Bill Chase Tribute Band, Rich Szabo Big Band and Bob Wilbur Big Band. Jazz Festival appearances include Edinburgh International Jazz Festival, Glasgow International Jazz Festival, Chesky Krumlov Jazz Festival, Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Brecon Jazz Festival and the Bath Jazz Festival. Eddie is currently a regular member of the Rob Stoneback Big Band and the The Tony Gairo, Gary Rissmiller Jazz Orchestra.

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”Severn plays Trumpet beautifully with great technical skill and panache…his tone on the Flugelhorn is about the most burnished you will ever hear on the instrument” Evening News

“A player of style and panache” Scotsman

“Lyrical,imaginative playing” The List

“ A player of great authority” Jazz UK

“Classy writing reminiscent of the McCoy Tyner Big Band” Herald

Primary Instrument

Trumpet

Location

Saylorsburg, PA

Willing to teach

Advanced students only.

Albums

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Equilibrium
Repertoire Records
2003
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