Best Known For
A giant in the music world, trumpeter Wynton Marsalis is a multi-Grammy Award winner who has been lauded for his work both in jazz and classical music.
Think you know about Biography?
Answer questions and see how you rank against other players.Play Now
Marsalis was also careful not to severe his ties with his home city of New Orleans. In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, he was at the forefront of reconstruction efforts, appearing in television ads and organizing Higher Ground, a benefit at Lincoln Center.
Marsalis, who has never been married, is the father of four children. He resides in New York City.
© 2014 A+E Networks. All rights reserved.
profile name: Wynton Marsalis profile occupation:
Sign in with Facebook to see how you and your friends are connected to famous icons.
Your Friends' Connections
Included In These Groups
Famous Libras 571 people in this group
Famous Trumpet Players 16 people in this group
Famous Songwriters and Composers 463 people in this group