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Legendary jazz musician and teacher Ellis Marsalis Jr. dies at age 85

USATODAY.com Thursday, 2 April 2020
Jazz musician Ellis Marsalis, patriarch of the famed jazz family, has died at 85. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell confirmed his passing on Twitter.
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The father of several prominent musicians including Branford, Delfeayo and Wynton Marsalis passed away in New Orleans. It's reported he was a victim of the coronavirus.

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