Trumpeter Erick Jovel, a USC Thorton DMA student, was appointed to the second trumpet position with Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra on November 20. LACO describes Jovel as a “musician whose versatility ranges from orchestral to jazz and other commercial music.”
A native of Los Angeles, Jovel has numerous years experience performing with a variety of Southern California orchestra and Latin artists. He received a Bachelor’s in Music Performance and Master’s of Music from CSUN and UCLA, respectively. While earning his doctorate, Jovel currently serves a professor of trumpet at The Masters University and Loyola Marymount University and is a trumpet teaching artist for the Youth Orchestra Los Angeles.