Alexander Adolphe sr

* 1874 New Orleans, La
† 1936 New Orleans, La.

Instrument: cornet

Nickname: Taton

As a brass band musician he played with: Excelsior, Onward Brass Band

He played in the Golden Rule Orchestra, 1905; Superior and Imperial Orchestras, 1909-12. He played also in the Excelsior and Onward Brass Bands.16

His son said in an interview that Taton never played in the Excelsior Brass Band.19

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Sources (brassband history):
16 New Orleans Jazz, family album by Al Rose and Edmond Souchon
19 The song for me by Brian Wood