Sam Massey

Trumpet ~ Flugelhorn ~ Educator ~ Composer ~ Musician

Sam is a well-regarded freelance musician with experience of teaching, performingcomposing and arranging based in the South West of England, UK.

“Fine…trumpeter Sam Massey fuse[s] lyricism, abstraction and Miles Davis-like pungency on the gripping Juxtapositions.”

John Fordham, 
The Guardian, “A Bigger Show Live” Review, February 2016

“…instrumental solos of real substance from newer names like… trumpeter Sam Massey.”, February 2016

Sam Massey ponderous

“…Sam Massey delivered a moody Harmon-muted trumpet solo.”

Jon Carvell, Jazzwise Live Review, July 2016

“From the opening drum roll and the trumpet of Sam Massey piercing the leaden sky, we knew we were in for a real treat.”

Smith’s Academy Informer, July 2013

Check out the various pages on this site for more details.

Coming Up in September 2017 – South Devon Youth Jazz

A new venture! South Devon Youth Jazz – fortnightly jazz workshops and special termly masterclasses with some of Britain’s top jazz musicians based in Newton Abbot.

All instruments welcome – please visit

for more information!

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