Dr. Jesse R. McGuire, Sr. to perform with GVCB

Dr. Jesse R. McGuire, Sr.Dr. Jesse R. McGuire, Sr.Dr. Jesse R. McGuire, Sr.

Renowned trumpet player and recording artist Dr. Jesse Robert McGuire Sr. will perform in concert with the Green Valley Concert Band on 22 April 2018.

From his humble beginnings as a nine year old nervously playing his first trumpet solo in church, Jesse overcame the reading disorder "Dyslexia" to attain the position of "Lead trumpet" in the world's most prestigious Jazz big band, "The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra" in New York City. Multi Grammy winner, and Pulitzer Prize winner Wynton Marsalis, was the conductor, and Artistic Director. Jesse received international acclaim for his lead trumpet, and solo performances during his two-year tour with LCJO.

Jessie's extensive background in Gospel music and Jazz has afforded him the privilege of performing, touring and/or recording with many world renowned bands, including, Wynton Marsalis, Tower of Power, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, That Katinas, Henry Kapono, comedians Michael Finney and Tony Silva, Esteban, Arturo Sandoval, Pat Boone, James Brown, Andrae Crouch, Billy Preston, Sam (Soul Man) Moore, Joni Sledge, The Winans, Jessy Dixon, Sammy Hagar, Jeffery Osborne, Vickie Winans, Tim Bowman, The Clark Sisters, The Dells, Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Eddie Mitchell, and with Phil Driscoll, in addition to serving as opening concert performances most recently for James Taylor, Hootie and the Blowfish, Elton John, and Seal.

Dr. McGuire has toured extensively throughout the United States, and his international travels have taken him to  cities such as, Taipei China, Moscow Russia, Stockholm Sweden, Montreaux Switzerland, Paris France, Windsor and Toronto Ontario Canada, Vienna Austria, Milan Italy, Torino Italy, Istanbul Turkey, Kongsberg Norway, Vittoria Spain, Vienne France, London England, Copenhagen Denmark, Amsterdam Holland, Mexico City Mexico, Munich, Frankfurt and Karlsrhue Germany, Antibbes France, Pori and Rovanemi Finland, Tijuana and Ensenada Mexico, Oslo Norway, Prague Czech Republic, Moscow Russia, Tokyo, Osaka and Sapporo Japan, Ocho Rios Jamaica, Cozumel & Ensenada Mexico, Georgetown Grand Cayman, Labadee Haiti, Sidney, Melbourne, Canberra, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Cairns (Great Barrier Reef), Australia, and Belo Horizonte Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Dr. Jessie McGuire lives in Phoenix. He has earned Bachelor of Theology (Summa Cum Laude), Master of Divinity (Summa Cum Laude) and Doctor of Ministry (Summa Cum Laude) degrees from Freedom Bible College and Seminary.