Artist's BiographyJohn has played in many of the Bay Area\'s creative music ensembles for the last 20+ years. Being adept at a multitude of styles, he has played with national and international artists in Canada, Europe, Central and North America. His band WorlView made its debut performance at the 2004 San Jose Jazz Festival and has played at prestigious venues including the 2007 San Jose Jazz Festival\'s Smith Dobson\'s Tribute Stage, 2007 Pacific Northwest tour, and the Monterey Jazz Festival in 2006.
John is a clinician/endorsing artist for Conn/Selmer Inc and plays Bach Stradivarius Trumpets. He is also a member of the music faculty at Stanford University and Hope St. Studios in Mountain View, CA, BMI and a member of AFM Locals 6 and 153.
John\'s debut CD \"WorlView\" was released in 2003 on his label, Dancing Sumo Records. He also produced Sebastien Lanson\'s debut recording \"In Transition\" on Dancing Sumo Records in 2004.