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Terence Blanchard closes New Orleans Jazzest playing with 2 of his students

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Four-time Grammy Award-winning jazz trumpeter Terence Blanchard closed this year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, accompanying him Sunday will be two young artists hoping to glean a bit of insider information from a veteran performer who's allowing them a rare glimpse of what their lives could look like. Geoffrey Saunders, who plays the upright bass, and pianist Tal Cohen are students at the Henry Mancini Institute at the University of Miami's Frost School of Music, where Blanchard has taught for the past three years. READ THE FULL Associated Press ARTICLE