Uptown Jazz Orchestra Pays Tribute to Armand Charbonnet

Mr. Armand Charbonnet, 84, local funeral director and business owner, was laid to rest after a traditional jazz funeral on July 20, with a full vigil and music-filled service preceding. The Uptown Jazz Orchestra, led by Delfeayo Marsalis, provided music and guest artists accompanied UJO during the church service. For full coverage, visit Chad Calder’s piece … Continue reading Uptown Jazz Orchestra Pays Tribute to Armand Charbonnet

Trumpet Mafia Jazz Fest Coverage, Offbeat Magazine

Offbeat has been a huge supporter of New Orleans’ own Trumpet Mafia since the beginning. Check out Offbeat’s coverage of Trumpet Mafia at the 2015 Jazz Fest and the impressive trumpet ensemble in the WWOZ Jazz Tent! In addition to the immense line-up of trumpet player regulars, the Trumpet Mafia 2015 Jazz Fest line-up featured an array of other local … Continue reading Trumpet Mafia Jazz Fest Coverage, Offbeat Magazine