Leon Kid Chocolate Brown, trumpet
One of New Orleans’ brightest trumpet stars, the extraordinary Leon "Kid Chocolate" Brown
Dates: 21 – 29.6, 2019
SPECIAL GUEST FROM NEW ORLEANS
Refined, elegant, admired in Ascona on numerous occasions, Leon “Kid Chocolate” Brown is one of the best and most versatile trumpeters in New Orleans. He owes his nickname, “Kid Chocolate”, to Bob French, leader of the Original Tuxedo Jazz Band. Leon Brown has performed with Los Hombres Calientes, The Headhunters, Lenny Kravitz, Branford and Delfeayo Marsalis, Harry Connick, Jimmy Heath, Joe Sample, Dr John, George Porter, Trombone Shorty, Shannon Powell, Irvin Mayfield, to mention only a few.
From: USA, New Orleans