Odei Al-Magut – musician, trombonist, trumpeter, composer, arranger and educator.
Odei received his Bachelor and Master degrees in Performance, Arranging and Composition at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam. During this time he became a winner of the Ruud Booker Jazz Talent Award given to the best young Dutch jazz musician of the year. Also, Odei became a winner in the category “Best Trombonist” at the international competition “Master Jam Festival”.
In 2016 he went to study at the Manhattan School of Music (New York).
Odei Al-Magut currently works as a professional musician, touring and performing around the world with the world’s most famous musicians and participating in projects in different musical styles: hip-hop, rock, funk, jazz, DJ music. He is also active in composing, arranging and educating.
Magazine Jazzism review about Odei: “Technically strong and impressive range”.
One of the top jazz trombonists in the world, Bert Boeren, review:
“It’s only once every twenty years you encounter such talent”.
Renowned jazz musician Ilja Reijngoud review:
“As far as I’m concerned, Odei Al-Magut is one of the most talented young trombone players of his generation. In a few years, he can become one of the leading jazz artists, combining his diverse cultural background with modern Jazz”.