Dave Bartholomew on the role of New Orleans in American music:

“There is no, no, no, no place like New Orleans for music. The pioneers are here. We built the house. You can redecorate it, but we laid the foundation.”

– Dave Bartholomew. Trumpeter and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Member. Bartholomew worked as a producer, arranger, and writer for Fats Domino.

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St. Patrick’s Day New Orleans 2007