You have reached the website of Jim Hopson, a professional trombonist based in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Here you can find information about my musical and educational activities and services. Please see the Performer and Bands sections for a summary of my playing experience, as well as a list of musical ensembles that I can provide for any occasion. The Educator section provides information for current and prospective students.  Also, please see the Resources section for a growing collection of information on brass playing, music theory, and links to other artists and ensembles.  Last, feel free to drop me a line using the Contact page.

West Coast Nights


Debut album from Vancouver, BC jazz duo Flock & Hopson.


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NEW! Phonos Music has just launched as the publisher of my compositions and arrangements. Please visit our Online Store to see our sheet music series for Brass, Concert Band, Jazz Band, and Swiss Alphorn.

I am proud to be an Endorsing Artist for Wedge Mouthpieces and Applied Microphone Technology.