Justin Powell, Artist-in-Residence in Trumpet
Justin Powell is an educator and freelance musician in the Greater Atlanta area. He currently teaches trumpet at Atlanta International School, and has taught in the area since 2014. His students have succeeded in their school bands as well as state competitions and auditions. Justin is heavily involved in the Atlanta music performance and recording scene. He can be seen performing with the Terminus Horns, Sam Burchfield Band, Joe Grandsen Big Band, Atlanta Latin Jazz Orchestra, Blair Crimmons and the Hookers, Zangaro, Monkier, The Emerald Empire Band, as well as a variety of other Corporate Bands and projects. Recent performance and recording highlights have been with The Floozies at Electric Forest EDM festival, being a featured soloist with Josh Groban on his 2016-2017 tour, and recording as a sideman for Sony records and Lionsgate film studios. He can also be found performing in Atlanta theater orchestras and regional symphony orchestras. Justin holds a Master of Music degree from University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, and a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz Performance from Valdosta State University.