Jackson Howard (p)
Jackson is an active freelance trombonist in Toronto and Vancouver. He is principal trombone of Orchestra Toronto and regularily performs with the Royal Conservatory Orchestra. Jackson studies with Gordon Wolfe at the Glenn Gould School of Music in Toronto, where he is a proud recipient of the Ihnatowycz Emerging Artists Scholarship. He is an alumnus of the National Youth Orchestra of Canada and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestral Institute.
Jackson has performed with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, the National Youth Orchestra of Canada’s Brass Ensemble, the Berlin Opera Academy and with Theatre Under the Stars.
Jackson has been awarded Top Senior Brass at the Performing Arts BC Festival, and was a winner of the Vancouver Youth Symphony Orchestra’s Concerto Competition. He has performed as a soloist with the Vancouver Youth Symphony Orchestra, the Fraser Valley Symphony, and the Chilliwack Metropolitan Orchestra.