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Kevin Blancq

KEVIN BLANCQ Trumpeter/Educator

A native of New Orleans, Kevin Blancq was born in 1964 and began musical studies with piano at age 9, trumpet at 10, and drums at 13. At the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA), Kevin studied both jazz (w/Ellis Marsalis) and classical styles while performing in a variety of musical settings ” from brass quintets to symphony orchestras, jazz trios to big bands. Upon graduating high school, the only son of Betty and Charlie, both musician/teachers, Kevin found himself with a full scholarship to attend the prestigious Tanglewood Summer Musical Institute in Lenox, MA and the opportunity to study privately with trumpet legend Roger Voisin

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Primary Instrument

Trumpet

Location

New York, NY

Willing to teach

Beginners

Albums

Kevin Blancq Trio
Kevin Blancq Trio
Self Produced
1999
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