Emile Barnes grew up in a famous musical family, played a toy fife as a young child and was given his first clarinet by jazz great Bunk Johnson. Barnes, pictured here in 1952, performed alongside numerous renowned jazz musicians.
|Courtesy of||Tulane University, William Ransom Hogan Archive of New Orleans Jazz|
|Collection||Ralston Crawford Collection of Jazz Photography|
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