BRANFORD MARSALIS


BIO: World-renowned saxophonist Branford Marsalis, born in 1960, has always been a man of numerous musical interests. The three-time Grammy winner has continued to exercise and expand his skills as an inst... (read more...)

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6/20 @ 9:32 AM
MarsalisMusic - Next month Branford returns to the UK for shows at @WiganJazzfest and London's @BarbicanCentre. For tickets visit https://t.co/liEsOOJ0a5!
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MarsalisMusic - This week @bmarsalis Quartet & Kurt Elling head to Dallas, KC, Detroit and Denver! Visit https://t.co/0rI4sm8rYi for details and tickets!
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MarsalisMusic - . @bmarsalis 4tet w/ #KurtElling performs 2 shows in NYC at @jazzdotorg (JALC) Jan 20-21. Do you have your tix yet? https://t.co/nRn8ZI5dXh
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