Bryce Call has been a member of the United States Coast Guard Band for three years where he plays lead trumpet with the Guardians Big Band and section trumpet in the Concert and Ceremonial bands. He has been fortunate enough to perform with Aretha Franklin, The Four Tops, the Bob Curnow Big Band, the New London Big Band, and Joe McCarthy’s Afro Bop Alliance. Bryce has also shared the stage and recording studio with trumpet greats Jon Faddis, Allen Vizzutti, and Rick Baptist. Originally from Seattle, WA, he earned a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz Studies from Brigham Young University and a Master of Music degree in Trumpet Performance from the University of Idaho. He currently teaches the trumpet studio and Jazz Ensemble at Eastern Connecticut State University.