Pat DeRosa - U.S. Army 1943-46

Pat DeRosa - U.S. Army 1943-46

Pat DeRosa served in the U.S. Army Band entertaining troops across the United States durring WWII. After the war Pat attended music school on the G.I. Bill and worked as a professional musician and teacher. Pat played with the legendary John Coltrane as well as leading his own orchestra. In 1969 Pat played at President Richard Nixon first inaugural ball.

Additional Videos of Pat DeRosa

Pat DeRosa performing with Big Shot

Montauk On the Green, July, 2017. With Pat DeRosa, the 95 yr old Sax Player