Nicholas Payton



Nicholas Payton

Rating
Active
1990
Born
September 26, 1973 in New Orleans
Location
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Biography
Nicholas Payton (born September 26, 1973) is a jazz trumpet player from New Orleans, Louisiana. The son of bassist and sousaphonist Walter Payton, he took up the trumpet at the age of four and by the time he was nine he was playing in The Young Tuxedo Brass Band alongside his father. Encouraged by Wynton Marsalis, who was himself involved in New Orleans' jazz and brass band music in his youth, Payton played semi-professionally throughout his grade school years and at the age of 12 played with the All star jazz band at festivals througout the United States and Europe.

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Afro-Caribbean Mixtape

Afro-Caribbean Mixtape

Nicholas Payton February 10, 2017

22 Tracks

Textures

Textures

Nicholas Payton December 9, 2016

9 Tracks

Letters

Letters

Nicholas Payton December 9, 2016

26 Tracks

Numbers

Numbers

Nicholas Payton December 9, 2016

12 Tracks

The Egyptian Second Line

The Egyptian Second Line

Nicholas Payton October 7, 2016

2 Tracks

Bitches

Bitches

Nicholas Payton October 4, 2011

15 Tracks

Into the Blue

Into the Blue

Nicholas Payton April 21, 2008

10 Tracks

Sonic Trance'd (DMD Maxi)

Sonic Trance'd (DMD Maxi)

Nicholas Payton February 10, 2004

3 Tracks

Sonic Trance

Sonic Trance

Nicholas Payton September 9, 2003

18 Tracks

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