DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Ellis Marsalis has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 2, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
We are deeply saddened at the recent passing of Ellis Marsalis, one of our city’s musical legends and civic icons. For more than a half-century, Ellis (left) worked as a jazzman, composer, bebopper, pianist, philanthropist, and educator. He’s pictured here with son, Wynton. pic.twitter.com/K3Ejb1Y1qn
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.