Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp Benefit Concert

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Featuring 2014 Artists-in-Residence “Queen of Swing” Norma Miller, Dr. Courtney Bryan, Brian Quezergue, and Charenee Wade, with camp faculty Kidd Jordan, Germiane Bazzle, Maynard Chatters, Kent, Marlon, and Rachel Jordan, Jonathan Bloom, Peter Cho, Darrell Lavigne, Calvin Johnson, Gary Hulette, Gregory Agid, and Herman LeBeau. All proceeds benefit this amazing organization. Tickets can be purchased at www.LouisArmstrongJazzCamp.com.

Messy Cookers Trio

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Featuring Alex Owen on trumpet, John Eubanks on guitar, and Greg Smith on bass.

Tom Leggett

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Guitarist and singer-songwriter Tom Leggett is a veteran of the New Orleans music scene, having worked steadily for nearly two decades as a freelance guitarist in a wide range of styles, performing alongside world-class musicians in the Crescent City and on the road. Since the 2013 release of his critically acclaimed debut solo album Spinnin’ My Wheels, Tom has emerged as a successful singer-songwriter and bandleader, headlining clubs all over New Orleans and around the Southeast. “Great songs… and a rhythmically sophisticated band,” says Offbeat magazine. “Leggett’s versatility as a guitarist really shines.” 

Tom Leggett

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Guitarist and singer-songwriter Tom Leggett is a veteran of the New Orleans music scene, having worked steadily for nearly two decades as a freelance guitarist in a wide range of styles, performing alongside world-class musicians in the Crescent City and on the road. Since the 2013 release of his critically acclaimed debut solo album Spinnin’ My Wheels, Tom has emerged as a successful singer-songwriter and bandleader, headlining clubs all over New Orleans and around the Southeast. “Great songs… and a rhythmically sophisticated band,” says Offbeat magazine. “Leggett’s versatility as a guitarist really shines.” 

Tom Leggett

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Guitarist and singer-songwriter Tom Leggett is a veteran of the New Orleans music scene, having worked steadily for nearly two decades as a freelance guitarist in a wide range of styles, performing alongside world-class musicians in the Crescent City and on the road. Since the 2013 release of his critically acclaimed debut solo album Spinnin’ My Wheels, Tom has emerged as a successful singer-songwriter and bandleader, headlining clubs all over New Orleans and around the Southeast. “Great songs… and a rhythmically sophisticated band,” says Offbeat magazine. “Leggett’s versatility as a guitarist really shines.” 

Benny Turner and Real Blues

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Benny Turner …. bluesman extraordinaire!  Brother to Freddie King, and a bassman like no other.  His bluesy, funky, unique style will blow you away.   Benny also has one of the silkiest, sexiest and dynamic voices in blues.  From Texas to Chicago to New Orleans, he’s played alongside the giants and is a super star in his own right. Listen and experience the blues as only Benny can do.

 

 

Johnny Angel & The Swingin Demons

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Johnny Angel & The Swingin Demons

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Happy Hour with Nicole Ockmond

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As a child, Nicole listened to the music of her siblings, parents, & grandparents. Exposure to all of these different types of music helped to shape her own eclectic taste. She discovered her talent for singing while in boot camp for the Army National Guard. When she returned home she joined a local band and learned how to play guitar, write her own songs, produce & record her music. Nicole started her own independent record label, Emovere Recordings.

Happy Hour with Nicole Ockmond

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As a child, Nicole listened to the music of her siblings, parents, & grandparents. Exposure to all of these different types of music helped to shape her own eclectic taste. She discovered her talent for singing while in boot camp for the Army National Guard. When she returned home she joined a local band and learned how to play guitar, write her own songs, produce & record her music. Nicole started her own independent record label, Emovere Recordings.