New Orleans Music/Jazz Legend UNCLE LIONEL Cred: Lee Crum || via NPR: Lionel Batiste, vocalist, bass drummer and assistant band leader of the Treme Brass Band died Sunday after a brief battle with cancer. He was 81.
This simple homemade French horn was one of the first homemade musical instruments we made, and was inspired and created by one of my children after an afternoon picnic in the park listening to a brass band playing.
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A brass band from Bard College performs a Beatles tune on the Hudson River ice while ice boats sail A brass band from Bard College performs a Beatles tune on the Hudson River ice while ice boats sail by on March UID
The 15-track, newly recorded collection spans the full spectrum of New Orleans brass band music, both as it exists today and extending back through the tradition’s history. Featured are the classic sound of the Liberty Brass Band, the modern-yet-traditional Treme Brass Band, and the funk, rap, and “bounce” influenced Hot 8 Brass Band.
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