Thursday, Dec 19, 6:30-8:30 PM

Professor Longhair’s Birthday Celebration

New Orleans Jazz Museum
Getting there
400 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans, LA

Solo John “Papa” Gros A performance celebrating Professor Longhair 101st birthday! Thursday, December 19, 2019 Doors 6:30 pm Show: 7 PM $20 for members | $25 general admission Advance tickets can be purchased at or by calling 504.523.3939. *Tickets at the door not guaranteed.* John “Papa” Gros (pronounced “grow”) is a bedrock New Orleans artist, a keyboardist, singer and songwriter who draws on funk, rhythm & blues and Americana song craft, who also knows his way around the Mardi Gras music repertoire about as well as anyone. Like Allen Toussaint and Dr. John, Gros is a proud local who carries on the New Orleans music tradition, both honoring its past and shaping its future.