Trumpeter & Iconic New Orleans Jazz Musician Lionel Ferbos Dies at 103

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(WGNO) – Trumpeter & Iconic New Orleans Jazz Musician Lionel Ferbos Dies at 103.

Ferbos died on Saturday just days after turning 103. He performed all over the city for decades. Some say he was the oldest working jazz musician.

Ferbos outlived his wife who died in 2009. He leaves behind his daughter, and several grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.