Isaac Smith has been playing trombone since the age of 13. Now based in New York City, her graduated from UCLA with a degree in Ethnomusicology. He has studied with George Bohanon, Slide Hampton, and Curtis Fuller.
In addition to the Luckman Jazz Orchestra, he has performed and recorded with Oscar Brashear, Francisco Aguabella, Charles Owens, Slide Hampton, George Duke, Freddie Hubbard, and the Clayton-Hamilton Orchestra, among others. Current work includes performing with the Mingus Dynasty Band.