Following in the footsteps of the great Dejan's Olympia Brass Band, The PresHall Brass is the resident brass band of New Orleans most treasured jazz venue, Preservation Hall.  Comprised of members of the Olympia, Treme,  and Tornado bands, this All-Star brass band lineup tours worldwide spreading the musical gospel of New Orleans’ unique musical and cultural heritage.  Led by 82 years young saxophonist Daniel “Weenie” Farrow, the PHB repertoire spans from traditional New Orleans classics, spirituals, and the hard-hitting marching tunes heard in New Orleans parades. 

 

The PresHall Brass is:

Daniel “Weenie” Farrow (leader, tenor sax)

Will Smith (trumpet, vocals)

Darryl Adams (alto sax, vocals)

Richard Anderson (trombone, vocals)

Jeffrey Hills (tuba)

Taneo Hingle (bass drum)

Kerry “Fatman” Hunter (snare drum)

 

recent appearances:

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival (Canada)

Buku Music and Arts Festival

Hangout Fest

 

Photographer: Zack Smith