Irvin Mayfield

Irvin Mayfield, born in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1977, has established himself as the next musician to embody and represent the great New Orleans jazz trumpeter legacy. Mr. Mayfield has become a fast-paced pioneer in several endeavors. Beginning with his New Orleans-styled version of a Latin jazz band, Los Hombres Calientes, which he co- founded with Bill Summers. He also leads his own band, the Irvin Mayfield Quintet. In addition to his numerous recordings, he recently founded the Institute of Jazz Culture at Dillard University and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, a non-profit institution geared toward jazz performances, education and interpretation.

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Albums

Love Letter to New Orleans
Love Letter to New...
Basin Street Records
2011
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Book One
Basin Street Records
2009
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Strange Fruit
Basin Street Records
2005
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Half Past Autumn Suite
Half Past Autumn Suite
Basin Street Records
2003
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How Passion Falls
How Passion Falls
Basin Street Records
2001
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[no cover]
Irvin Mayfield
Basin Street Records
1999
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