The Hurricane Brassband was formed in 1974
From this musicians it’s known that they played in the Brass Band:
|Cornet/trumpet||Leroy Jones, Gregg (Gregory) Stafford, Gregory Vaughn|
|Trombone||Lucien Barbarin, Michael Johnson|
|Tenor sax||Henry Freeman|
|Alto sax||Darryl Adams|
|Tuba||Anthony “Tuba Fats” Lacen|
|Snare drum||Raymond Johnson jr.|
|Bass drum||Charles Barbarin|
The Hurricane Brassband was the first “offshoot” of Danny Barker´s Young Fairview Baptist Church Brass band. Leroy Jonnes, the leader of the both bands was the first member of the Fairview brass band, chosen by Mr. Danny Barker.
After Leroy embarked on a solo career, Darryl Adams continued this band under the name Tornado Brass Band.