John Allred - Trombone

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John Allred, Trombone – Roswell Jazz Festival Musicians: John Allred is an American jazz trombonist.

John has been performing with notable jazz groups including the Toshiko Akiyoshi Big Band, the Woody Herman Orchestra, and the Carnegie Hall Jazz Band.

John has also performed in many production shows for headliners such as: Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Paul Anka, Wayne Newton, Don Rickles, Joan Rivers, Regis and Kathy Lee, the Moody Blues, The Temptations, and The Four Tops.

John Allred performs at many jazz parties, festivals, and workshops, making guest appearances worldwide.

Having relocated to New York City in 1999, John Allred can be found performing with groups such as Toshiko Akiyoshi’s Big Band, The Woody Herman Orchestra under the direction of Frank Tiberi, The Carnegie Hall Jazz Band, as well as productions for Dick Hyman, and George Wein for the JVC Jazz Festival. John has also appeared on many recent jazz recordings ranging from traditional to modern.