Irvin Mayfield http://kplu.org en A Love Letter to New Orleans - An interview with Irvin Mayfield http://kplu.org/post/love-letter-new-orleans-interview-irvin-mayfield <p>I spoke by phone today with New Orleans trumpeter and educator Irvin Mayfield about his beautiful new book, &ldquo;A Love Letter To New Orleans&rdquo;.</p><p>Mr. Mayfield talks about the beauty of being influenced by the film &quot;Mo Better Blues&quot;, musical and cultural similarities between NOLA and places like Haiti, Cuba, Brazil, and the beauty of New Orleans and the people of the city.</p><p>Click below to listen to the interview, and find a link at the bottom of the page to purchase the book.</p> Tue, 10 May 2011 17:21:28 +0000 Kevin Kniestedt 1562 at http://kplu.org A Love Letter to New Orleans - An interview with Irvin Mayfield