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Irvin Mayfield & NOJO Composing Music for GREAT MUSEUMS New Orleans Project

Chesney and I just returned from meeting with the extraordinary jazz trumpeter Irvin Mayfield in New Orleans.  Irvin is composing the background music for our upcoming GREAT MUSEUMS special “New Orleans: A Living Museum of Music.” He and members of the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra (NOJO) will perform the material in a live recording session later this month.   We reviewed the script and a… more >