Washington Square in New Orleans to be renamed for jazz legend Ellis Marsalis

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Vaughn Glapion
2 weeks ago
I'm a NOLA native with deep ties to the culture, the music and everything Marsalis. Rename the park in honor of Mr. Marsalis. Thanks.

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Shirazette Tinnin
3 weeks ago
It needs to be done :)

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Ed Krout
3 weeks ago
This is an Important piece of American history. The center of Jazz, our art form and one of its patriarchs!

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Donna Clark
3 weeks ago
He was a master

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Dee Dee Bridgewater
3 weeks ago
Ellis Marsalis was a King. He nurtured so many musicians and created his own musical dynasty through his sons. A square in his name is befitting.

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Ed Rhodes
3 weeks ago
he deserves it!

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Randy Porter
3 weeks ago
Ellis Marsalis taught a generation of the best jazz musicians in addition to his kids.He helped chart the course of music history.

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Maralee Savage
3 weeks ago
A fitting tribute to an an extraordinary jazz patriarch!

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Cindy Barrilleaux
3 weeks ago
Rename this park for a local musician. Honor a patriarch of jazz musicianship in New Orleans!

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Sandi Butler
Sep 5, 2020
What a great way to be remembered.