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Sunday, March 04 (This event repeats every year)

Jason Marsalis

Jason Marsalis, born March 4, 1977 in New Orleans, Louisiana, is an American jazz drummer and vibraphonist, best known as a member of the famous New Orleans Marsalis jazz musical family. Jason is the youngest son of Delores Ferdinand Marsalis and Ellis Marsalis, Jr.

In August 2009, Marsalis released his first album as a band leader on vibraphone, entitled Music Update. The album showcases Jason on vibes with his working quartet, as well as several overdubbed drum ensembles entitled the "Disciplines."

In January 2016, Marsalis released Heirs of the Crescent City, featuring the music of New Orleans — past, present, and future.

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