Jocelyn Couture

Department: 
Performance
Area(s): 
Jazz
Contact Information
Email address: 
couturejocelyn [at] videotron.ca
Instrument(s): 
Trumpet
Group: 
Faculty
Biography: 

Jocelyn is one of those lead players that makes other trumpeters shake their heads in disbelief. Not only does he possess tremendous power and range, but he swings, too! He has played lead for Vic Vogel, Maria Schneider, the Maritime Jazz Big Band, Kenny Wheeler, Michel Legrand, Bobby Vinton, Lou Rawls and others. He directs the stage band and teaches trumpet at Vanier College as well as teaching at McGill University.