Ellis Marsalis
Genres:
Classical, Jazz
Meta styles:
Bop, Hard Bop, Jazz Instrument, Keyboard, New Orleans/Classic Jazz
Styles:
Bop, Hard Bop, New Orleans Jazz, Piano Jazz, Post-Bop, Trumpet Jazz

Ellis Marsalis is regarded by many as the premier modern jazz pianist in New Orleans. Born on November 14, 1934, he began formal music studies at the Xavier University junior school of music at age eleven. After high school Marsalis enrolled in Dillard University (New Orleans) as a clarinet major. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music education in 1955. Marsalis spent the next year working as an assistant manager in his fathers motel business.

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A New Orleans Christmas Carol

A New Orleans Christmas Carol

1
Year:
2011
Tracks:
22
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Classic Ellis

The Classic Ellis

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Year:
2008
Tracks:
11
Bitrate:
148 kbps
The Classic Ellis Marsalis

The Classic Ellis Marsalis

1
Year:
2005
Tracks:
11
Bitrate:
161 kbps
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