Manfred started his jazz career in Germany where he delighted audiences in the clubs of Cologne and Hamburg. Following formal training in Toronto (Royal Conservatory of Music) he played at The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (1977). Manfred has previously played with The Excelsior Jazz Band, Silverleaf Jazz Band, Climax Jazz Band and the Happy Pals with whom he performed at festivals in both Italy and Switzerland. He also organizes the Haiti Relief annual jazz concert.
Manfred Koch (Trombone)