Trumpet are n in demand and experienced Melbourne jazz band that has been together since 2009 playing over 100 public and private gigs during this time. The band plays weekly at the City Tiler in Port Melbourne and also plays many other private events including weddings, corporate parties and more.

THE MUSICIANS

Anthony Pell
Double Bass / Electric Bass / Backing Vocals

Anthony has played bass in several groups in Melbourne and teaches music full time. He has released several albums of electronic/funk/dub music under the name of Apell and has was featured in Bass Player Magazine. His favourite jazz bass players include Jaco Pastorius, Paul Chambers and Ron Carter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Ruiz - Vocals & Trumpet


Elliott Joe
Guitar

Elliott has played in several big bands and combos throughout Australasia and Asia. Elliott's favorite guitar players are Gilad Hekselman, Allan Holdsworth and Grant Green.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mihoko Abe - Alto & Tenor Saxophone

Anthony Pell - Double Bass

David Ruiz
Vocals/Trumpet

David has performed at The Paris Cat, Dizzys Jazz Club, and La Niche, and has collaborated with Melbourne Pianist Ted Woollan on several recordings. He studied and performed with Bob Sedergreen, Julie O'Hara and Michelle Nicole. His favourite singers include Chet Baker, Frank Sinatra and Al Green.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elliott Joe - Guitar

 

Mihoko Abe
Alto & Tenor Saxophone

Mihoko is a Japanese native with a love of John Coltrane, Michael Brecker, Chris Potter, Charlie Parker and many other noteworthy jazz saxophonists.

 

 

 

 

 

For bookings contact David Ruiz on 0403 171 800 or Anthony Pell on 0408 058 525 or email trumpetjazzband@gmail.com