Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra present an encore New Orleans Jazz Institute Masters Series performance dedicated to pianist and Marsalis family patriarch Ellis Marsalis, producer, composer and arranger Harold Battiste, and the late drummer James Black. Special guests will include Ellis Marsalis and George Rodrigue.
A partnership with the George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts, the night will also feature The Rodrigue Steinway "Blue Dog Piano." The piano – painted by renowned Louisiana artist George Rodrigue and donated by Hall Piano Company – will benefit LSU's School of Music and the arts in education initiatives of GRFA.
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