Jazz Trumpet Player Rich Szabo and his Big Band

Home |  Bio | Booking | Clinics | Lessons | Reviews | Testimonials Equipment | Recordings |  Guestbook











Ask Rich


Playing Tips

Big Band Charts

Brass Publications



In Association with Amazon.com

Cyberjaz Webhosting

Trumpet Golf Alliance

About Rich Szabo

Rich Szabo was born in Newark, New Jersey, March 16, 1956. The fiery trumpet star began studying his instrument at the age of nine. As a teenager he dreamed of playing with his idol, Maynard Ferguson. Upon his completion of his musical studies at Fairleigh Dickinson University, Rich's dream was fulfilled when he was asked to join the Maynard Ferguson Orchestra.

After serving his internship with Maynard, Rich went back to his home in the New York City Metro Area and assembled some of the finest musicians to create one of the most exciting big bands in the country today.

Rich and the band have been playing to sold out audiences across the country. Whether it be a concert, dance or intimate jazz room, Rich Szabo will knock you out!

Rich has played in the bands of Maynard Ferguson, Buddy Rich, Ray Anthony, Billy May, Tito Puente, Larry Elgart, Sammy Kaye, Xavier Cugat, Sonny Costanzo, Buddy Childers, Charli Persip, Charlie Ventura, New Jersey Pops and can be seen and heard on PBS playing lead trumpet with Guy Lombardo's Royal Canadians.

He has perfromed or recorded with The Four Freshman, The Four Lads, The Chordettes, Steve Martin, The GrassRoots, Frankie Valli, Frank Sinatra, Frank Sinatra, Jr., Johnny Desmond, Keely Smith, Margaret Whiting, Leslie gore, Regis Philbin, Joan rivers, Robert Klein, Lou Christy, The Four Tops, The Temptations, Allen & Rossi, Melissa Manchester, Natalie Cole just to mention a few.


email us

Site Search

Enter your keywords:


Zaja Valve Oil and Lubricants For All Brass Musical Instruments


Send this web page to your friends.

 Click Here!


Sign Up Now!

Enter Your Email

Talk To Rich

Copyright 2007 Rich Szabo - All Rights Reserved

Contact Webmaster