Trombone Shorty

Trombone Shorty

by Troy Andrews, Bryan Collier

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Overview

2016 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Winner
2016 Caldecott Medal Honor Book

Hailing from the Tremé neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age six, and today this Grammy-nominated artist headlines the legendary New Orleans Jazz Fest.

Along with esteemed illustrator Bryan Collier, Andrews has created a lively picture book autobiography about how he followed his dream of becoming a musician, despite the odds, until he reached international stardom. Trombone Shorty is a celebration of the rich cultural history of New Orleans and the power of music.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781613127513
Publisher: ABRAMS
Publication date: 04/14/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 35 MB
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Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews is an internationally renowned trombone and trumpet player who leads his band Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue. He lives in New Orleans. Bryan Collier is an acclaimed illustrator who has won three Caldecott Honors and five Coretta Scott King Awards. He lives in Upstate New York.

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