Name: Jeff Mahoney
Location: Calgary, Canada
First MSI Appearance: 20th Feb 2011
Profile: Jeff Mahoney is a jazz musician that is also a composer for film and media. Jeff has been playing trumpet since he was 7 years old and underwent formal training at the Dick Grove School of Music as well as Western Washington University, The Festival at Sandpoint Idaho, The Centrum Port Townsend Jazz Workshop and years of private study with various musicians. His teachers include Gunther Schuller, Victor Lewis, Claudio Roditi, Henry Christian, Jeff Clayton, Terrell Stafford and John Bunch. Jeff has performed with B.B.Coleman for over a year on a U.S. tour playing the blues. The blues influences Jeff and has enriched his playing and understanding of music. Jeff has also performed with Michael Buble, Diana Krall, Victor Lewis, Roy Hargrove, Jeff Hamilton, Steve Turre, Donald Bailey, Gunther Schuller and many more. Working out of his own studio, Jeff can compose the Soundtrack that you have always wanted for your film and his previous titles include; Asperity, The Embalmer, Looking for Johhny Chan, The Wrong Gun, The Muse and Musician, Dude, Where’s my Grandma, A Knock at the Door and many others. Japan is a very large part of Jeff’s musical life. While in Japan, Jeff has performed with his most valued friend and musician, Seiji Tada. Mr.Tada performs regularily in Japan and is cited as one of the finest Jazz musicians in Tokyo. Jeff is also available on under the name of Filmscorz, where you can download over 600 of his compositions for free.

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