Paul Jeffrey joined the WSO as second/utility trumpet in September of 2007. He also performs with the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra, Groundswell, MusikBarock, the University of Manitoba Faculty Brass Quintet, and as a member of Paradigm Brass, has performed at the Winnipeg Fringe Festival, the Winnipeg Jazz Festival, and in some of the city’s finest drinking establishments. Paul has previously held positions with the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra and the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra. Paul has performed with orchestras across North America including the National Arts Centre, the Toronto Symphony, the Canadian Opera Company, the Vancouver Symphony, and the Oregon Symphony.
Paul earned his Bachelor’s of Music degree from the Curtis Institute of Music and his Master of Music degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music. His teachers have included Vincent Cichowicz, Frank Kaderabek, David Bilger, Michael Sachs and Larry Knopp.
Paul Jeffrey is a recipient of the Sir Ernest MacMillan Memorial Foundation Award.