Mike Corrigan fixes musical instruments. It's a rare field, kind of like TV repairman — few are left because most people replace rather than repair the devices. But horns and other instruments do need maintenance and can be refurbished when damaged. Given the wear and tear horns can take in a city full of raucous second-line parades, it's odd the city doesn't have its own horn doctor.
Corrigan's schedule is as follows:
Sunday, April 29 - noon to 8 p.m. at Howlin Wolf (prior to the benefit)
Monday, April 30 - 9 a.m.-4 p.m. with Roots of Music Crusader Band
Monday, April 30 - 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at Tipitina's Instruments A Comin'
Tuesday, May 1 - 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at the New Orleans Healing Center
Wednesday, May 2 - visiting public schools