SynopsisHailing from the Tremé neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age six, and today this Grammy-nominated artist headlines the legendary New Orleans Jazz Fest.Along with esteemed illustrator Bryan Collier, Andrews has created a lively picture book autobiography about how he followed his dream of becoming a musician, despite the odds, until he reached international stardom.Trombone Shorty is a celebration of the rich cultural history of New Orleans and the power of music.
Harry N Abrams Inc
Apr 14, 2015
Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
Text to Speech Enabled