WEB EXTRA: Loren Pickford's First Day in New Orleans

Jan 20, 2006

Musician and artist Loren Pickford is a veteran of jazz scenes in Los Angeles, Boston, and Paris. Pickford lived in New Orleans from 1990 to 2005, and here shares the story of his first day in the Big Easy.

Kansas City, MO – Pickford and his wife, Sheila, relocated from New Orleans to Kansas City, Missouri after Hurricane Katrina.

Pickford will be performing with the Micah Herman Quintet on Sunday, January 21, as part of the 1st Annual Crossroads Jazz Festival (just click on "jazz festival schedule").