City's oldest musician, jazz trumpeter Lionel Ferbos dies at 103

July 19, 2014 2:13 PM

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Dominic Massa / Eyewitness News Email: dmassa@wwltv.com Twitter: @DMassaWWL

NEW ORLEANS - Lionel Ferbos, a trumpeter and icon of New Orleans’ traditional jazz scene hailed as the city’s oldest musician who gained international attention for performing well past the century mark, died Saturday, just two days after turning 103.

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