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Lawrence Batiste: Marching to the Beat of a Family Drum
New Orleans all star drummer Lawrence Batiste plays the old school jazz that his city is famous for. But he is also the family caregiver for his mentally disabled son, Antoine (named after Fats Domino) and Joyce, his wife of 55 years who suffers from advanced Alzheimer's. Jazz is no longer just a profession for Lawrence, it is also soothing medicine.