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Ellis Marsalis

p, *1934 US, New Orleans
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Ellis Marsalis, Jr.

born November 24, 1934, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA American jazz pianist. Father of Branford Marsalis, Wynton Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis and Jason Marsalis.

  • Piano
  • Electric piano
  • Jazz
  • R&B/Soul
  • Children's Music
Popular Tracks   
The Little Drummer Boy on New Orleans Christmas Carol by Ellis Marsalis
DO You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans on Heart Of Gold by Ellis Marsalis
I Can't Give You Anything But Love on Heart Of Gold by Ellis Marsalis
Oh, Good Grief! on Joe Cool's Blues by Wynton Marsalis & Ellis Marsalis
Charlie Brown on Joe Cool's Blues by Wynton Marsalis & Ellis Marsalis
Bess You Is My Woman (From "Porgy and Bess" on Loved Ones by Ellis Marsalis & Branford Marsalis
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square on Heart Of Gold by Ellis Marsalis
Heart of Gold on Heart Of Gold by Ellis Marsalis
Drop Me Off In Harlem on Duke In Blue by Ellis Marsalis
My One and Only Love on Love Songs, Ballads and Standards by Irvin Mayfield, Ellis Marsalis & Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
An 80th Birthday Celebration!Ellis Marsalis2018Album
Recorded Live At The 2017 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage FestivalEllis Marsalis2017Album
Pure Pleasure For The PianoEllis Marsalis & Makoto Ozone2012Album
A New Orleans Christmas CarolEllis Marsalis2011Album
Ruminations In New YorkEllis Marsalis2004Album
Duke In BlueEllis Marsalis1999Album
The Classic / Ellis MarsalisEllis Marsalis1997Compil.
Loved OnesEllis Marsalis And Branford Marsalis1996Album
Joe Cool's BluesWynton Marsalis & Ellis Marsalis1995Album
Whistle StopEllis Marsalis1994Album
Heart Of GoldEllis Marsalis1992Album
King Midas and The Golden TouchEllis Marsalis ,Yo-Yo Ma Michael Caine1991Album
Piano In E/Solo PianoEllis Marsalis1991Album
Return To The Wide Open SpacesDavid "Fathead" Newman, Ellis Marsalis, Cornell Dupree1990Album
A Night At Snug Harbor, New OrleansEllis Marsalis1990Album
SyndromeEllis Marsalis1985Album
HomecomingEddie Harris, Ellis Marsalis1985Album
Fathers & SonsWynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Ellis Marsalis - Chico Freeman, Von Freeman1982Album
Solo Piano ReflectionsEllis Marsalis1978Album
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