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Jiving with the “King of Nouveau Swing”

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Music is the soul of New Orleans, and Peter explores the city’s famous soundscape in a series of exclusive video interviews on

First off, Peter interviews “The King of Nouveau Swing” Donald Harrison, a New Orleans-based saxophonist, singer and composer. Donald shares how being born and raised in the Crescent City has influenced his musical style.

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If you want to hear more interviews from Peter’s New Orleans show, check out the full radio program or take a quick look at the guest list.

Planning a trip to New Orleans but not quite sure where to go, be sure to read Donna M. Owens’ recommendations in Spotlight On: New Orleans, Louisiana.

Find out where the locals go in Ask the Locals: New Orleans, Louisiana.

Or learn more about volunteer vacation opportunities in Volunteering in New Orleans: Planting Trees and Wading the Wetlands With Common Ground Relief.