Jeff earned his Masters degree in Jazz Performance at San Diego State University. While studying music in college, Jeff toured all over the world as a professional trumpet player.
Currently he is a professional trumpet players in San Diego County. He was the trumpet player in the San Diego Chargers Band for many years. Jeff has played in the bands with many world renown musicians such as Natalie Cole, Johnny Mathis, Frankie Valley, George Sheering, Harry Connick, Don Rickles, Joan Rivers, Frankie Lane, The Temptations, and The Four Tops, just to name a few. Jeff is also the director of the award winning Valley Center Middle School and High School Jazz Bands.