Troy Oppie has played trombone for nearly 25 years, appearing on stages from California to New York and even Europe. Troy played four years with one of the country's top prep jazz ensembles at Seattle's Garfield High School before four years on music scholarship at Pacific Lutheran University. He couldn't put the horn away after joining the real world, and played with the University of Montana's adjunct jazz ensemble while working at KECI-TV in Missoula. He currently plays with the Boise Modern Jazz Orchestra and Phantasmagoria in Boise. Troy's music experience also includes more than four years as a jazz radio DJ for KPLU-FM in Seattle.