Trombonist Audrey Ochoa has achieved the ideal: presenting meticulously influential compositions with a playful and liberated approach.
Ochoa’s latest record “Frankenhorn” (2020), found herself focussing on unique arrangements and undisputed inspirations. The album features electronic remixes alongside a harmonious combination of genres and ideals. Frankenhorn was widely acclaimed and named the #1 jazz album of 2020 on the Earshot charts, and hit #1 on the US jazz charts. The album earned her a 2020 Western Canadian Music Award.
Exhilarating and exuberant, Audrey Ochoa exemplifies an artist who has dedicated herself to expertise while remaining relevant and light-hearted. With a magnificent and fresh-faced approach, she plants her flag firmly as a centrepiece of the Canadian music instrumental arena.