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  1. Trinity's Patriotic Music Festival, plus more things to do in New Orleans SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... of early American societies with their flags; plus music by the Marine Corps Band New Orleans, jazz pianist Ellis Marsalis, trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis and his Uptown Jazz Orchestra, organist/pianist Albinas Prizgintas, and more. Get the New ...

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  2. New Orleans JazzFestRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, May 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Ellis Marsalis, father and musical teacher of his sons, artists Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Jason Marsalis and Delfeayo Marsalis, ...

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  3. Flight cancelled, Ellis Marsalis will miss tonight's jazz concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Ellis Marsalis's flight to Winnipeg was cancelled, and with that so was his scheduled Winnipeg International Jazz Festival concert tonight.

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  4. Glenn Patscha: Sideman Success and New Wave NocturnesRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Keyboard Magazine

    ... piano with the Winnipeg-based jazz pianist James Gillies from age 12-18. Later I studied jazz piano with Ellis Marsalis and Harold Battiste at the University of New Orleans. FIRST GIGS: Playing with cover bands in and around Winnipeg. I also played ...

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  5. Soulful spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Porter: The Grammy winner blurs the line of jazz, soul, gospel and blues in a way that pleases everyone. Ellis Marsalis: The New Orleans pianist is so much more than the father of a crew of talented musical sons. The winner of the Grammy award for ...

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  6. Visitors' Guide: Mondavi CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Davis Enterprise

    ... figures in approximately 90 performances and lectures each year. Some highlights of the 2014 season include Ellis Marsalis, Jr. and Delfeayo Marsalis in September; the San Francisco Symphony in October; David Sedaris in November; and Mariachi Sol de ...

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  7. New Orleans JazzFestRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, May 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Ellis Marsalis, father and musical teacher of his sons, artists Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Jason Marsalis and Delfeayo Marsalis, ...

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  8. Trumpet and coffee in hand: Marsalis visiting Phillips Brooks HouseRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... family with an autistic brother. He spoke about becoming more popular than his father, pianist Ellis Marsalis Jr., in drawing people out to gigs as a youngster, raking in $100 for a gig while his father would earn only $40. "I saw him suffer," ...

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  9. New Orleans JazzFestRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, May 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Ellis Marsalis, father and musical teacher of his sons, artists Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Jason Marsalis and Delfeayo Marsalis, ...

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  10. Happy Birthday, Wynton Marsalis, Award Winning Trumpeter and Jazz and Classical ComposerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2010 | FindingDulcinea

    ... on Oct. 18, 1961, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Musical roots run deep in his family; his father is jazz pianist Ellis Marsalis, and three of Wynton's six brothers, Branford, Jason and Delfeo, are also professional musicians. By the time he was 12 ...

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  11. Ellis Marsalis tribute to close D.C.'s Duke Ellington Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... on June 15 in Washington D.C., along with Ellis' other musical sons. The festival's finale is the June 15 Ellis Marsalis tribute concert at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts featuring his four musical sons -- Branford, Wynton, ...

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  12. It's a family affairRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2010 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Ellis Marsalis and his four jazz playing sons will be awarded a National Endowment for the Arts 2011 Jazz Masters Award as a family.

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  13. Know Your Jazz Fest: the MarignyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2010 | NileGuide

    ... the Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro has offered an intimate, cabaret-style setting for well-known jazz musicians like Ellis Marsalis and the Astral Project, with two shows nightly, seven days a week. Snug Harbor also has a restaurant serving local Creole ...

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  14. Live music in New Orleans for Tues., June 3, 2014: Trombonist Jeffery Miller, guitarist Jack WhiteRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... wrapped up his senior year at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts; along the way, he was mentored by Ellis Marsalis. In the fall, he's headed to the Julliard School, the prestigious arts conservatory in New York. But first up, he headlines Snug ...

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  15. New Orleans JazzFestRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, May 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Ellis Marsalis, father and musical teacher of his sons, artists Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Jason Marsalis and Delfeayo Marsalis, ...

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  16. What Made Ellis Marsalis Put Away His Saxophone Forever?Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | WGNO-TV New Orleans

    He's one of New Orleans' finest piano players and unmatched as a music educator, so who would Ellis Marsalis like to play with? Miles Davis.

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  17. C. Michael Bailey's Best Releases of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... late Tip O'Neill once said, all politics is local. This certainly can be said for jazz also... continued The Ellis Marsalis Quartet An Open Letter to Thelonious elm music 2008 Pianist Thelonious Monk is jazz's biggest enigma. Called the high priest ...

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  18. Monterey Jazz Festival: weekend packages on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Mabern, Donald Brown, Robert Glasper, Billy Childs (with a tribute to Laura Nyro), Aaron Diehl, Jon Batiste, Ellis Marsalis and Geoffrey Keezer. Wow. And there's more: Bassist Christian McBride will perform (in a "Philadelphia Experiment" band with ...

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  19. George Lewis' Ragtime Jazzband, 1953Read the original story

    May 13, 2014 | WWOZ

    ... of the Groove" ( see below for more on the series) aired on WWL-TV last night (April 22). Piano legend Ellis Marsalis sat down with WWOZ's Dwayne Breashears. It's the most wonderful time of the year! No Andy Williams, not Christmas, the New Orleans ...

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  20. New Orleans JazzFestRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | The Daily Advertiser

    ... the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, May 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) Ellis Marsalis, father and musical teacher of his sons, artists Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Jason Marsalis and Delfeayo Marsalis, ...

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