With a performing career spanning more than 25 years, British jazz
musician Eddie Severn is notable in his ability to adapt to many musical
styles on the trumpet.
From his extensive work as a lead trumpet player in the
commercial music world to his innovative performances as a soloist
playing his own compositions, Severn is equally at home playing rock,
jazz and classical styles. Severn has performed with many well-known
musicians including Maria Schneider, Phil Woods, Dave Leibman,
Clay Aiken, The Temptations, Kenny Rogers, The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra,and the English Symphony Orchestra. In addition to being the former lead trumpet player with the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra for 6 years, he has also performed and recorded music for television, radio and theatre, as well as on numerous pop sessions and touring shows.