Several weeks ago, I was walking in the downtown area and heard some music that made me stop in my tracks. As a musician myself, I find it refreshing when I stumble upon someone who plays in a way that demonstrates the depths of their passion and emotions. It’s not something that’s often found on […]

This is Derrick: Music Keeps Him Going

I found Derrick on this corner playing some of the most beautiful Creole music that I have ever heard. He’s had his trumpet since he joined the middle school band, and he’s fallen in love with it ever since. While he did enjoy the trumpet, he wasn’t passionate about marching band, so by the time […]