About Andy Sparling

Andy Sparling is a journalist, trombonist, bandleader, teacher, and volunteer for Prince Edward County Jazz Festival and Trenton Big Band Festival.

Funny how things work out

Nearly fifty years ago, when I played trombone in a terrific music program at London Central Secondary School, we brass blowers were looking for role models. There were none better than the fabulous “horn” bands like Blood, Sweat & Tears, Chicago, Tower of Power and of course, the Canadian group Lighthouse. There WAS a future […]