Mr. Ian Cochran

Trumpet Teacher

Ian Cochran is a North Carolina native and has lived in the Bay Area as a freelance musician and educator for the past five years.  His teachers include members of the Cleveland Orchestra and Chicago Symphony Orchestra brass sections.  As an active performer, Ian can be seen in concert with the San Francisco Wind Ensemble, Nomad Session Wind Octet, and several regional symphony orchestras including the North State Symphony where he has served as Principal Trumpet since 2015. When not performing or teaching, Ian spends time motorcycling and enjoying his Boston terrier Olive.