Jason graduated from South Burlington High School in June 2001, The Crane School of Music (B.M. Music Education) where he studied Trumpet under Dr. John Ellis in 2005 and The College Conservatory of Music in 2007 (M.M. Trumpet Performance) in Cincinnati, Ohio, studying with former Principal Trumpet of the Cincinnati Symphony, Philip Collins. He has played with or continues to play with: Ottawa Symphony (Ottawa, Canada) Orchestra of Northern New York, Lima Symphony (OH), CCM Graduate Brass Quintet, West Virginia Symphony, and Vermont Mozart Festival Orchestra and Symphony.
Currently, Jason lives in Colchester, VT and is performing with his newly formed brass quintet “InoraBrass”, Middlebury Bach Festival Orchestra, Lyric Theater Pit, St. Michael Playhouse Pit, Harwood Union High School Pit, Contracting and playing with Middlebury Opera Company Orchestra and Green Mountain Valley School Musical Pit, as well as teaching 40+ students a week privately.