Ian Cochran

Trumpets and Flugelhorn

A native of North Carolina, Ian comes to California from the Midwest where he studied music with members of the Cleveland Orchestra and Chicago Symphony Orchestra. In the Bay Area, Ian performs regularly with the San Francisco Wind Ensemble, Echo Chamber Orchestra, and the North State Symphony where he holds the position of Principal Trumpet. As a guest artist, Ian has appeared with the Temptations, Berkeley Repertory Theater, the St. Lawrence String Quartet, Stanford Chamber Chorale, Broadway SF, And others.  Ian currently serves as director of the St. Patrick-St. Vincent High School Wind Ensemble and concurrently as Band Director at North Hills Christian School. When not performing, Ian enjoys teaching his private students, and spending time with his Boston Terrier, Olive.