Stafford Hunter and Continuum Live in The Django
Multi-Grammy nominated trombonist & seashell player Stafford Hunter has been a professional musician since the age of 16. Hunter is a Philadelphia native who came to New York to study jazz at the New School - he was the first trombonist to actually graduate from the New School Jazz Program.
Over the years he has been featured in L'Uomo Vogue alongside other jazz greats like Milt Hinton, Clark Terry and Louie Bellson. He has performed at former-US President Bill Clinton's first inaugural and has recorded all over the world with the likes of, Tony Bennett, Joss Stone, Lauryn Hill, Lenny Kravitz, Muhal Richard Abrams & Amy Winehouse, Oliver he has been a member of the Duke Ellington Orchestra since 1998 among other groups.
These days, Hunter still performs with the group while touring the USA, South America, Europe, and Asia with his own group, Orrin Evans’ Captain Black Big Band.
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