BIOGRAPHY

Henry Hung is a GRAMMY award winning trumpeter, educator, multi-instrumentalist, arranger, and composer. He has performed with David Byrne, Joan Osbourne, the Decemberists, Poncho Sanchez, the Woody Herman Orchestra, Stanley Clarke, and recorded with the GRAMMY award winning Pacific Mambo Orchestra.  Locally he leads his own group the Klaxon Mutant Allstars and Emplifier.  Henry has composed and arranged music for the documentary Lids and the short films, Look Both Ways, Seduction, and Pick Me Up, and has premiered new work with Hope Mohr Dance at ODC.  For trivia aficionados, Henry can also be heard performing all the brass instruments in the video game Team Fortress 2 and the audio tour for The Alamo in Texas.  Henry currently teaches music at various school sites in the San Francisco Unified School District.   He was the Band director at SFUSD's Asawa School of the Arts from 2014-2022 and has taught at San Francisco State University,  Stanford Jazz Workshop and the Jazzschool Summer Jazz Program. 

Photo by Jon Arkin