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  1. Satchmo SummerFest announces 2018 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | Best of New Orleans

    ... Royal Roses, Big Chief Donald Harrison Jr., Bill Summers & Jazalsa, Bonerama, Corey Henry's Treme Funktet and Ellis Marsalis, among others. See the full schedule here . Food vendors include new additions The Big Cheezy and Roux Carre, along with ...

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  2. International jazz competition this week in HuntingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Logan Banner

    Courtesy of Marshall University Marshall University, in partnership with the Nu Jazz Agency, will host the inaugural Huntington International Jazz Festival from June 19-23 in Huntington, in conjunction with the Marsalis International Jazz Piano Competition, named for jazz musician Ellis Marsalis, pictured.

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  3. Sunday Session: June 17, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... ) * 21 exhilarating records from the contemporary UK jazz scene (RedBull.com) * Top jazz pianists chosen for Ellis Marsalis International Piano Competition (HuntingtonNews.net) * U.S. to Review 1940s-Era Music Rules, With Billions at Stake ...

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  4. Top jazz pianists chosen for Ellis Marsalis International Piano CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Huntington News

    Seven of the world's best jazz piano players have been selected as finalists in the Ellis Marsalis International Piano Competition and will compete for top prize Friday and Saturday, June 22-23, in downtown Huntington. The competition will take place at Missio Dei Church on the upper level of Pullman Square and is free and open to the public.

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  5. FESTIVAL: Marshall University and the Nu Jazz Agency Announce the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | All About Jazz

    With entries from France, Russia, the Netherlands, Canada, the U.S., Brazil, Japan, England, Germany, Chile, Italy and countless other countries, it is proving that jazz truly is an international language. Marshall University, a leading institution of higher education in West Virginia, and the Nu Jazz Agency, have announced the finalists for the inaugural 2018 Ellis Marsalis International Jazz Piano Competition to be held June 22- 23, 2018 in Huntington, WV .

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  6. Jazz piano competition to draw some of the world's top talent to HuntingtonRead the original story

    Friday Jun 1 | Huntington News

    ... O'Farrill. "I believe this to be a groundbreaking event for music as well as the state of West Virginia," Ellis Marsalis said. Six finalists, selected from a pool of contestants from around the globe, will compete for the top prize in the Ellis ...

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  7. CONTEST: Preliminary Judges and Side Personel for the Ellis Marsalis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | All About Jazz

    With entries from France, Russia, the Netherlands, Canda, the U.S., Brazil, Japan, England, Germany, Chile, Italy and countless other countries it is proving that Jazz truly is an international language. -Ellis Marsalis Marshall University-a leading institution of higher education in West Virginia and the Nu Jazz Agency, have announced a "Who's Who" list of Preliminary Judges and Side Personnel for the inaugural Ellis Marsalis International Jazz Piano Competition during the Huntington International Jazz Festival June 19- 23, 2018 in Huntington, WV .

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  8. Wynton Marsalis is wrong: Hip hop has value; Confederate monuments don't | OpinionsRead the original story

    May 24, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... DJ Raj Smoove's Pontchartrain Park recording studio to meet him and producer Mannie Fresh. In 1956, Battiste, Ellis Marsalis, Alvin Batiste, Ed Blackwell and Richard Payne made their first recording as the American Jazz Quintet . The next year, ...

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  9. FESTIVAL: Marshall University and the Nu Jazz Agency Announce the...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... from the Marshall University Jazz-MU-Tazz Summer CampKids; the first two performance rounds of the Ellis Marsalis International Jazz Piano Competition finals ; followed by the headline act, the Marsalis Family Quintet (Ellis, Branford, Delfeayo, and ...

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  10. Video only: Jesse McBride & the Next GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | WWOZ

    ... for the Performing and Visual Arts. He came to New Orleans to study at the University of New Orleans with Ellis Marsalis. It was at UNO that McBride began an association with the late Harold Battiste, who encourage McBride to carry the mantle of his ...

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  11. Jazz Fest photos: Great music, good food, beautiful weather round out last day of 2018 festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2018 | The Advocate

    ... to the Cultural Exchange Pavilion during the 2018 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Sunday, May 6, 2018. Ellis Marsalis performs at the 2018 Jazz and Heritage Festival in the WWOZ Jazz Tent in New Orleans, La. Sunday, May 6, 2018. Ellis ...

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  12. Jazz Fest: Sunday live broadcast previewRead the original story

    May 5, 2018 | WWOZ

    ... New Orleans Sound from the Economy Hall Tent 12:20-1:10p Joe Dyson from the WWOZ Jazz Tent 1:30-2:20p Ellis Marsalis from the WWOZ Jazz Tent 3-4p George French & the New Orleans Storyville Band from the Economy Hall Tent 4:15-5:30p The Lee Boys ...

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  13. New Orleans Jazz & Heritage FestivalRead the original story

    May 4, 2018 | WWOZ

    ... New Orleans Sound from the Economy Hall Tent 12:20-1:10p Joe Dyson from the WWOZ Jazz Tent 1:30-2:20p Ellis Marsalis from the WWOZ Jazz Tent 3-4p George French & the New Orleans Storyville Band from the Economy Hall Tent 4:15-5:30p The Lee Boys ...

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  14. The Marsalis Family in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... degrees will be awarded to installation and conceptual artist Jenny Holzer , jazz pianist and music educator Ellis Marsalis Jr. , and Shelby White and Leon Levy Director of the Brooklyn Museum Anne Pasternak , who will be the keynote speaker at the ...

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  15. Latest from Toni Braxton rivals her bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Toledo Blade

    ... more of a sedate, mellow mood. Jason's older brother, trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis, and their father, pianist Ellis Marsalis, contribute parts on the ninth and final song of this disc, called "80," a moving, emotional dirge in honor of the two boys' ...

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  16. Marshall to host Ellis Marsalis International Jazz Piano CompetitionRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2018 | Huntington News

    Marshall University and the Nu Jazz Agency will present the Ellis Marsalis International Jazz Piano Competition June 22-23 on Marshall's Huntington campus. Among the largest competitions of its type in the world, the competition will be a triennial event in Huntington, offering an awards package of more than $200,000 in cash and prizes.

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  17. EVENT: Nu Jazz Agency and Marshall University Announce the Ellis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | All About Jazz

    ... to rigorously build on the great work we first started in 1995. Read on to view our project ideas... The Ellis Marsalis International Jazz Piano Competition takes entries from April 9-May 19, 2018 to award over $200,000 in Cash & Prizes to up to Six ...

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  18. Grammy winner to appear with UNT Jazz Singers on Friday, SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Johnaye Kendrick, a singer who splits her time between teaching duties at the Cornish College of the Arts and on stages and in studios with the Nicholas Payton SEXTET, the Ellis Marsalis Quartet and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, will perform with the Jazz Singers at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 6 and Saturday, April 7. Both shows will be in Paul Voertman Concert Hall, inside the UNT College of Music at 415 Ave. C. Kendrick will also present a master class at UNT. The program will include original music by Kendrick, who will appear as a soloist and with the ensemble.

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  19. Ellis Marsalis: Piano Night 2018 special featureRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2018 | WWOZ

    ... John Autin, Marcia Ball, Jon Cleary, Davell Crawford, Henry Gray, Al "Lil Fats" Jackson, Joe Krown, Ellis Marsalis, Tom McDermott, Bob Seeley, and David Torkanowsky. In anticipation of this sure-to-be fantastic evening, we'll be previewing some of ...

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  20. Bach Around the Clock rolls back to New Orleans March 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | Best of New Orleans

    ... a wide variety of music from the baroque period to contemporary jazz and Latin rhythms. Performers include Ellis Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis, Helen Gillet, Slow Danger Brass Band, OperaCreole, John Rankin, Chip Wilson, New Orleans Trombone Choir, ...

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