[JPL] Trumpeter Abram Wilson died on Saturday 9 June

Eric Gruner eric at jazz901.org
Mon Jun 11 08:43:16 EDT 2012


 Trumpeter Abram Wilson died on Saturday 9 June after a two-week
battle with cancer.  The UK-based musician and educator, who was born
and raised in New Orleans, had been touring extensively and had just
composed and recorded a new jazz theatre project entitled Philippa,
based around the life and times of mixed-race Harlem-born classical
pianist, Philippa Schuyler.

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