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Rick Trolsen

Freelance Trombonist New Orleans La. 1984-Present - Featured performances with all walks of the local music life has proved Rick Trolsen to be versatile and at ease with contemporary and traditional jazz, blues, reggae, big bands, show music and club dates. Performances and/or recording with the following: The Woody Herman Band, Harry Connick Jr., The Temptations, Al Grey, Barry Manilow, Bob Hope, Steve Allen, Aretha Franklin, Boz Scaggs, The O'Jay's, Natalie Cole, Keely Smith, Dr.John, Clarence”Gatemouth” Brown, The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Henry Mancini, Rosemary Clooney Earl King, Marva Wright, Allen Toussaint, Al Hirt, The Dukes of Dixieland, Black Top Records, Stan Musial, The Four Tops, Doc Severinsen, Johnny Cash, The Broadway show “Chicago”, The CAC Jazz Orchestra, directed by Ellis Marsalis, Johnny Adams, Eddie Louiss, as well as many gigs he'd rather not mention.

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