Isabelle Lavoie is a bass trombonist and educator based in Toronto. She has performed with the Canadian Opera Company, National Ballet of Canada, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony, and Hamilton Philharmonic. She has also performed with the Macao Orchestra in Asia on several occasions. Isabelle was principal bass trombone with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra for 2018-2019, and previously was principal trombone with the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra. She was trombone instructor at Lakehead University for 2016-2017.
Isabelle is member of Monarch Brass and is active with the International Women’s Brass Conference. She was also a performer at the 2016, 2017 and 2018 International Trombone Festivals. After receiving a B.M. from the University of Montreal, where she studied with Albert Devito, Isabelle completed an artist diploma at The Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, under the tutelage of Jeffrey Hall and Gordon Wolfe.