Wynton Learson Marsalis (born October 18, 1961) is an American trumpeter, composer, teacher, and artistic director of Jazz at Lincoln Center. He has promoted classical and jazz music, often to young audiences. Marsalis has won at least nine Grammy Awards, and his Blood on the Fields was the first jazz composition to win the Pulitzer Prize for Music. He is the only musician to win a Grammy Award in jazz and classical during the same year.
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Learson Marsalis
Jazz, classical, Dixieland
Columbia, Sony, Blue Note, Marsalis Music
Musician, composer, educator, artistic director
United States of America