Hayden Mapel is a trombonist, composer, bandleader, agent, and teacher based in South Florida. Originally from Phoenix, Arizona, Hayden has toured internationally as a member of the World-Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra and while working for several major cruise lines. He holds a Master of Music in Studio Music and Jazz Performance from the University of Miami and a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Trombone Performance from the University of North Texas. Hayden has performed with famous artists such as the 8-Bit Big Band, Willy Chirino, the Harry James Orchestra, Dave Koz, Bobby Caldwell, Mindi Abair, John Fedchock, Brian Lynch, Rick Margitza, John Daversa, and Shelley Berg. When he is not working in the music world, Hayden is busy cooking up recipes from his travels and trying new foods.