Treme Brass Band

Uncle Lionel, longtime bass drummer for the Treme Brass Band, passed away on July 8, 2012. ...more
Kirk Joseph New Orleans

Kirk Joseph

Kirk Joseph is one of the founding members of Dirty Dozen Brass band and he is known as a pioneer of modern brass sousaphone. ...more

Bruce Brackman

Bruce Brackman, formerly of New Orleans Jazz Vipers, plays clarinet for the New Orleans Cottonmouth Kings. ...more

Kermit Ruffins

What would New Orleans be without Kermit? Born and raised in New Orleans, this trumpeter is famous for his silver sound--and his barbecue. The pre-Katrina days saw him playing his famous weekly gig over at Donna's . ...more