12:45pm / April, 9th 2016View Map
Popeyes Barracks St. Brass Band Jam with OffBeat Magazine
A traditional brass band, started in 2006 under the mentorship of great bands such as the Storyville Stompers and the Treme Brass Band. The band is dedicated to the traditions that accompany the jazz culture so prevalent in New Orleans. The Red Hot Brass Band is comprised of members from the New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts, 17-yearold Doyle “Red” Cooper, trumpet, from New Orleans, 17-year-old Gregory Morrow, tenor saxophone, from Slidell, 18-year-old Colin Frishberg, trombone, from New Orleans, 20-year-old Jose Besselman, bass drum, from River Ridge, Peter Varnado, age 17, snare drum, from New Orleans, and Paul Robertson, tuba, from Kenner.