Graham Russell is a well known British trumpet professional from London´s Westend with over 30 years of live experience for successful productions and shows like Starlight Express, Fiddler on the Roof or Guys and Dolls.
As an experienced lead trumpet player he has played with such esteemed international stars such as the late Whitney Houston, Sir Paul McCartney, Diana Ross. He was a long time trumpeter for Shirley Bassey´s band (over a 12 year period) and other famous acts from the R&B world, like The 3 Degrees, The 4 Tops, The Supremes and also contemporary pop-acts like The Sugababes.
Besides his extensive experience in live playing he has contributed to numerous works on T.V. Over many years, live, recorded and also orchestral work with the Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Besides the work with the mentioned bands and artists Graham Russel also played in a number of UK orchestras, his Jazz credits include: The BBC Radio Big Band, Mike Westbrook Orchestra, Syd Lawrence Orchestra and The Glen Miller Memorial Orchestra.
Graham Russell plays
XO1602RSS4 Bb Trumpet