Legendary Jazz Musician Lionel Ferbos Dies at 103 in New Orleans

July 20, 2014 12:23 PM

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Legendary Jazz Musician Lionel Ferbos Dies at 103 in New Orleans

New Orleans jazz musician, Lionel Ferbos, died Friday at his home in Crescent City a day after his 103rd birthday.

Ferbos is said to be the oldest working musician in the birthplace of Jazz. As early, as 15 years old he had been playing the trumpet.

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