Lucien Barbarin is confirmed dead at the age of 63.
Lucien was best known as a American jazz trombonist (Preservation Hall Jazz Band).
Death was likely due to cancer.
Lucien Barbarin (July 17, 1956 in New Orleans, Louisiana - January 30, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana)
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @JazzcastTO: We're hearing sad news out of New Orleans that Lucien Barbarin has just passed away. @KermitRuffins sharing the ne…
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @JazzcastTO: We're hearing sad news out of New Orleans that Lucien Barbarin has just passed away. @KermitRuffins sharing the ne…
RT @KeithSpera: Famed New Orleans jazz trombonist Lucien Barbarin, known for his collaborations with @HarryConnickJR and…
RT @KeithSpera: Famed New Orleans jazz trombonist Lucien Barbarin, known for his collaborations with @HarryConnickJR and…
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
Lucien Barbarin is no longer with us - #LucienBarbarin #Lucien #Barbarin #rip
RT @KeithSpera: Famed New Orleans jazz trombonist Lucien Barbarin, known for his collaborations with @HarryConnickJR and…
RT @JazzcastTO: We're hearing sad news out of New Orleans that Lucien Barbarin has just passed away. @KermitRuffins sharing the ne…
Loved watching/listening to Lucien Barbarin with @HarryConnickJR What a gift to the world. Jazz heaven just gained…
RT @KeithSpera: Famed New Orleans jazz trombonist Lucien Barbarin, known for his collaborations with @HarryConnickJR and…
Famed New Orleans jazz trombonist Lucien Barbarin, known for his collaborations with @HarryConnickJR and…
RT @leroyjones_: Our brother and musical colleague Lucien Barbarin passed away this morning following a bout with cancer. RIP dear L…
RIP Lucien Barbarin #LucienBarbarin add some flowers to their gravestone at
RT @JAZZFM91: #RIP Lucien Barbarin. The beloved New Orleans trombonist, who toured the world with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band…
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @wwoz_neworleans: Beloved New Orleans trombonist Lucien Barbarin died of cancer earlier today, at the age of 63.…
RT @wwoz_neworleans: Beloved New Orleans trombonist Lucien Barbarin died of cancer earlier today, at the age of 63.…
Beloved New Orleans trombonist Lucien Barbarin died of cancer earlier today, at the age of 63.…
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @NOLAnews: Trombonist Lucien Barbarin died of cancer this week at the age of 63. "A piece of the trombone just went on home.…
RT @WGNOtv: Trombonist Lucien Barbarin has died after battling cancer.​
RT @WGNOtv: Trombonist Lucien Barbarin has died after battling cancer.​
RT @NOLAnews: Trombonist Lucien Barbarin died of cancer this week at the age of 63. 1223019527551799296,2020-01-30 23:05:52 +0000,WGNOtv,Trombonist Lucien Barbarin has died after battling cancer.​
Trombonist Lucien Barbarin died of cancer this week at the age of 63. 1223017324577525760,2020-01-30 22:57:07 +0000,arctichamster,RT @lbjnola: Godspeed to the the great Lucien Barbarin. Thank you for gracing the world with true New Orleans tailgate trombone…
RT @nolajazzmuseum: We are deeply saddened by the passing of beloved New Orleans trombonist, Lucien Barbarin. 💔
RT @rmillerbr: 😢 Lucien Barbarin, trombonist for Preservation Hall and Harry Connick Jr., dies at 63
You were always a bright and shining star. The life of the party. The fun starter! The cool cat from up the block.…
😢 1223014685672464384,2020-01-30 22:46:38 +0000,diddlesmom,RT @lbjnola: Godspeed to the the great Lucien Barbarin. Thank you for gracing the world with true New Orleans tailgate trombone…
Lucien Barbarin
Lucien Barbarin.jpg
Lucien Barbarin signing autographs at the Sydney Opera House after appearing with Harry Connick Jr.
Background information
Born (1956-07-17) July 17, 1956 (age 63)
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
DiedJanuary 30, 2020(2020-01-30) (aged 63)
GenresJazz
InstrumentsTrombone
Lucien Barbarin (born July 17, 1956 in New Orleans, Louisiana, died January 30, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana) was an American trombone player. Barbarin toured internationally with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and with Harry Connick Jr.
He made his debut at age six, playing drums in the Onward Brass Band, with his great-uncle Paul Barbarin, and has played with: Harry Connick Jr., Dr. Michael White, Wynton Marsalis, Dianne Reeves, Doc Cheatham, Lionel Hampton.
In New Orleans, he performed locally and helped raise his five children. Comment from Barbarin, after Hurricane Katrina in 2005: "I'm not running from New Orleans," said Lucien Barbarin, who suffered severe damage to his home. "I'm going to stay because I was born and raised there and I'm going to pass away there. We name drinks after hurricanes. We should be used to this."
Discography
It's Good to be Home, independent, 2007
Little Becomes Much: Jazz at the Palm Court Vol. 3, Lucien Barbarin & the Palm Court Swingsters, G.H.B. Records, 2000
Trombone Tradition, Lucien Barbarin with Henry Chaix Trio, Jazz Connaisseur, 1989
Barbarin also appears as a sideman on:
2008 What a Night! A Christmas Album – Harry Connick Jr.
2007 Oh, My NOLA – Harry Connick Jr.
2007 Chanson du Vieux Carré : Connick On Piano, Volume 3 – Harry Connick Jr.
2004 Unforgivable Blackness – Wynton Marsalis
2004 Dancing In The Sky – Dr. Michael White
2003 The Marsalis Family: A Jazz Celebration – The Marsalis Family
2003 Shake That Thing – Preservation Hall Jazz Band
2003 Harry for the Holidays – Harry Connick Jr.
2002 Jazz From the Soul of New Orleans – Dr. Michael White
2002 My One and Only Love – Topsy Chapman And The Pro's
2001 Songs I Heard – Harry Connick Jr.
2000 Song for George Lewis – Dr. Michael White
1999 Mr. Jelly Lord – Wynton Marsalis
1999 Come By Me – Harry Connick Jr.
1997 Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton – Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton
1995 Star Turtle – Harry Connick Jr.
1994 Mo' Cream from the Crop – Leroy Jones
1993 When My Heart Finds Christmas – Harry Connick Jr.
1992 World on a String – Kermit Ruffins
1991 Blue Light, Red Light – Harry Connick Jr.
1976 Hurricane Jazz Band – Hurricane Jazz Band
Filmography
2011 Harry Connick Jr. – In Concert On Broadway (DVD) – Harry Connick Jr.
2011 Tradition is a Temple
2004 Only You: In Concert (PBS) – Harry Connick Jr.
2003 Harry for the Holidays (NBC) – Harry Connick Jr.
2003 The Marsalis Family: A Jazz Celebration (PBS) – The Marsalis Family
2000 Armstrong—When the Saints Go Marching In (PBS) – Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and special guests
1994 The Harry Connick Jr. Christmas Special (video) – Harry Connick Jr.
1993 The Harry Connick Jr. Christmas Special (CBS) – Harry Connick Jr.
1993 The New York Big Band Concert (Video) – Harry Connick Jr.
External links
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Lucien Barbarin.
Lucien Barbarin on MySpace
Lucien Barbarin, official website (last update: 2005)
Authority control
BNF: cb14152767m (data)
GND: 135316111
ISNI: 0000 0000 5519 3138
LCCN: no98088585
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VIAF: 69138570
WorldCat Identities (via VIAF): 69138570
^ Tarby, Russ. "Trombonist Lucien Barbarin dies of cancer at 63". Syncopatedtimes.com. Retrieved 2020-01-30.
^ Tarby, Russ. "Trombonist Lucien Barbarin dies of cancer at 63". Syncopatedtimes.com. Retrieved 2020-01-30.
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