Lew Soloff, Trumpeter for Blood, Sweat and Tears, Dies at 71

Mr. Soloff played across many genres, leading the Carnegie Hall Jazz Band and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, but he reached a broader audience as a member of the jazz-rock band Blood Sweat and Tears. Jazz Times...|...NYTimes VIDEO: The Manhattan Brass Quintet (Lew Soloff - trumpet, Wayne du Maine - trumpet, R.J. Kelley - French horn, David Taylor - bass trombone, Michael Seltzer - trombone) perform Wynton Marsalis' "Spiritual & Blues" on December 9, 2009 at the Lyric Chamber Music Society of New York. LewSoloff.com to learn more about Lew's career, recordings and upcoming performances and more.