St. Louis native Jeremy Davenport is a jazz trumpeter and vocalist now based in New Orleans.
Davenport, 42, grew up in a family of musicians. His mother was a music educator for nearly 50 years and his father recently retired from the St. Louis Symphony.
Davenport’s performances harken back to a time when Jazz was at its peak popularity though his unique style and mood of storytelling creates a modern edge.
St. Louis Public Radio is a service of the University of Missouri-St. Louis.