Robbie Smith is a true performer in
every sense of the word. His trumpet playing has an exquisite
quality and unique style, which will leave you wanting more! He
toured the world with Blues Diva Candye Kane and was a
key performer in the United by Music tour with Candye Kane and
Friends. Robbie's musicality is top-notch and so diverse
he's played with a variety of Blues Bands, Swing Bands, Big Bands,
Jazz Ensembles, and Top 40s Groups.
Robbie takes inspiration from the
most prominent of trumpet influences, such as Doc Severinsen, Chet
Baker, Clifford Brown, and Maynard Ferguson and blends them with the
stylistic influences of Louis Prima, Louis Jordan and Wynonie
Southern California native, Robbie Now Makes his home in
San Antonio Texas. Prior to leaving California he
played with many groups including: Wayne Foster
Entertainment Group, Jack Wheaton from Stan Kenton ,
Candye Kane, Sue Palmer, Blue Largo, Taryn Donath,
Big Band Express, The Players, The Modern Jazz
Majestics, Jonny Viau and the Blues Allstars, Johnny
B. 2000 Lbs of Blues.
others. His sound is pure,
simple and perfectly executed!