Jimmy Bosch (c. 1960, aka "El Trombon Criollo", is a jazz and Salsa Music trombonist and bandleader of Puerto Rican decent born in Jersey City, New Jersey. Having performed since age eleven, by age thirteen he was playing in several local Latin music bands. While at Rutgers University studying classical music at age eighteen, he met Manny Oquendo and joined his band. He left Manny Oquendo, and a bandleader by the name of Ray Barretto took great notice of the young trombonist. Jimmy stayed with Ray Barretto for a great amount of time from the early 80's to early 90's. He later joined forces with Marc Anthony performing in the horn section. In 1996 he founded his own band "The Master", and has recorded two albums with them. Currently plays with Spanish Harlem Orchestra.