Comments for: Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans’ oldest jazz musician, dies at 103

Posted July 19, 2014, at 1:30 p.m.

Trumpeter Lionel Ferbos, New Orleans’ oldest jazz musician, died on Saturday days after his 103rd birthday, local media reported. Ferbos stayed active long after reaching 100 and last performed in public in March, CBS affiliate WWL-TV reported. Asked if he had any advice for young musicians, he told WWL in …

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