Delfeayo Marsalis and the Uptown Jazz Orchestra
DATE: Sunday, Nov. 20, 7pm
LOCATION: Baum Walker Hall at Walton Arts Center
Delfeayo Marsalis’ music has a constant smile on its face – beaming with Southern sassiness and exploding with exuberant force. A member of the legendary Marsalis family of musicians, Delfeayo is an acclaimed trombonist, composer and Grammy® Award winner native to New Orleans. The unmistakable sounds of the Big Easy shine through in his work with the Uptown Jazz Orchestra, an accomplished, brass-heavy ensemble founded to promote a greater appreciation for jazz and its New Orleans-rooted traditions.