David Fletcher, trombone
David Fletcher was born and raised in a musical family in Columbus, OH, and has been playing trombone and piano from a young age. He fell in love with music of all kinds playing in the high school jazz band and Columbus Symphony Youth Orchestra. Since then, music has taken him to New York, Chicago, Atlantic City, Toronto, and Italy to perform. David regularly performs with and writes for Transit Brass, Noe’s Salsa Project, improvised music group Stream of Consciousness, and many other big bands, funk bands, and small groups. He graduated from Capital University in 2013 with a BM in trombone performance, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with an MM in jazz studies, and is currently pursuing a DMA in jazz studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.