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HULU Original presents - Original Pinettes
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Original Pinettes at Bullet's Sports Bar - (New Orleans)

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Dionne Harrison
Dionne Harrison

Trombone

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Careese Williams
Careese Williams

Trumpet

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Veronique Dorsey
Veronique Dorsey

Trumpet

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Dionne Harrison
Dionne Harrison

Trombone

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About

Pinettes Brass Band

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The Original Pinettes Brass Band, the ONLY female Brass Band in the Universe, was formed by Mr. Jefferey Herbert in 1991. Each member born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, attended St. Mary's Academy High School the historically black all-girl catholic school (HBHS). Beginning with 16 or more members, the Original Pinettes ended up with not only St. Mary's females but other female musicians around the city.

The Original Pinettes Brass Band can be seen performing at many different venues and festivals, such as: Bullet's Sports Bar, Preservation Hall, The Jazz & Heritage Festival, The Satchmo Festival, The Essence Music Festival, and The French Quarter Festival, just to name a few. They've also travled overseas in Istanbul, Izmir, and Ankara Turkey and Ascona Jazz Fest in Ascona, Switzerland. The ladies are highly sought after to perform at parties, weddings, conventions, schools, nursing homes, etc....The band has a lot in common with the other male brass bands around the city. The only difference being is the Original Pinettes are all females!

 

The ladies gained more respect when they were crowned the winners of the 2013 Red Bull "Street Kings" brass band blowout competition when they beat three other male brass bands changing the name to Red Bull "Street QUEENS!" The ladies have also performed with Arcade Fire and Katy Perry.

Some of the ladies specialize in other careers, also. From college students to a computer tech, some of the ladies are mothers and wives. Nothing will get in the way of these ladies who consider one another sisters. "We're not blood related, we're love related...." says leader, Christie Jourdain.

Riding down the disloyal roads of the entertainment business, the ladies still haven't had a chance to show much of the world their skills. Knocked down so many times, the band remain standing tall and faithful. "Not even Hurricane Katrina could stop us from doing what we love." Said Christie Jourdain of the band. "The band member were misplaced after the storm hit. We were in six different cities, not knowing if everyone (and their families) made it out safely. But now, we are back like you never heard us before! The Original Pinettes Brass Band is here to stay....Thank you, GOD!"

Today, the band is still on a journey of becoming the best in the business and to take over this male dominant industry. The Original Pinettes Brass Band dream is to travel worldwide and to show everyone that music definitely is a universal language!

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CONTACT US

EMAIL

pinettesbrassband@gmail.com

TEL

(504) 915-0434

(504) 408-8436

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