Orlando Haddock has been a lead trumpet player and soloist for more than a decade. Raised and educated in New York City, Mr. Haddock received a bachelor’s degree from the City College of New York. Most recently, he completed two Master’s degree programs at Florida International University.
Passionate about inspiring others and making a contribution to the world with his music, Mr. Haddock, along with Robert Navarro, founded the community band with the goal of preserving the rich repertoire and cultural history of jazz and Afro-Caribbean rhythms. Mr. Haddock can often be found donating his time and talent by mentoring up-and-coming musicians and playing with local community bands.