Marcus Belgrave believed a trumpet God blessed the 11 players who participated in his Trumpet Summit
. For three afternoons, at the 24th annual Ford Detroit International Jazz Festival (FDIJF) the ensemble played as if the trumpet God had anointed their horns. "Jazz music is all about love, and the trumpet is the instrument of the Gods, and they told us to bring the music to you’ll, " Belgrave told the audience.
The 67-year-old trumpeter has worked with Ray Charles, Charles Mingus, Ella