By Ross Boissoneau, Something Else!
Canadian trumpet and flugelhorn player and composer Rachel Therrien has released five albums. She was the winner of the 2015 TD Grand Prize Jazz Award at the Montreal International Jazz Festival and the 2016 Stingray Jazz Rising Star Award. Therrien has performed with the likes of Claudio Roditi, Paquito D’Rivera, Lee Konitz and Ken Peplowski, and participated in the 2012 Banff Center Jazz and Creative Music workshop helmed by Dave Douglas and Vijay Iyer. Read this full feature here.