John Hoey is a professional musician in the Philadelphia area who covers weddings, dinners, events and more. He offers a wide variety of skills for different occasions, including both classical and jazz settings.

As a jazz trumpeter, guitarist, and vocalist John can provide a multitude of services including solo, duo, and combo setups. In the classical world John plays trumpet in solo and ensemble settings at churches for weddings and funerals, and also provides options for guitar and vocal.

John has performed alongside musicians such as Tony DeSantis, Steve Beskrone, Kevin Hanson and Sean Townsend to name a few. He has also played with the world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra.

Embodying the spirit of the late, great Maynard Ferguson, John performs and entertains with positive stage presence and creative energy.

“You don’t have to be Picaso or Rembrandt to create something. The fun of it, the joy of creating, is way high above anything else to do with the art form.” – Chick Corea

John can be personally reached at