Los Angeles native JacquesVoyemant is a leading trombonist, composer and educator on the music scene today.
He has performed, toured and/or recorded on six continents with a long list of respected artists including Grammy Award winning singers Michael Bolton, Paul Anka, Gladys Knight, Al Jarreau, Rosemary Clooney and jazz greats Tom Harrell, Dave Brubeck, Dave Douglas, Roy Hargrove, Larry Coryell, Eddie Daniels and Poncho Sanchez.
Jacques is a member of Grammy winning Clare Fischer Big Band, The Luckman Jazz Orchestra, Ron King Big Band and Grammy nominated Tim Davies Big Band. As a freelance artist he has worked with The Manhattan Transfer, Jeff Lorber, Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Gene Simmons, George Benson, Bob Florence “Limited Edition” and The New York Voices.
His own group (The JacquesVoyemant SEPTET) released “Arrival” in 2009 which reached the “top-20” for nationwide radio airplay.
Jacques is trombone faculty at U.S.C. and C.S.U.L.A.