Friday, January 26, 2007

Rabouin High School on Dinerral Shavers

This WWOZ Street Talk the explores the life and work of musician Dinerral Shavers, through the high school band program he started at L.E. Rabouin High School, in the Louisiana Recovery School District. Shavers was killed in January, but his students continue to carry on the work he started. Produced by Matt Sakakeeny.

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Crowds passed the casket overhead to the carriage at Dinerral Shavers' jazz funeral. January 6, 2007.

L.E. Rabouin Students will keep their music going. Look for them at Mardi Gras parades this season!