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Pianist Ellis Marsalis chose a career as a modern jazz musician. Ellis began recording, most often in a trio context. Marsalises evolved from jazz’s’ origins to incorporate new forms and techniques, and to attract players and listeners. Marsalis has been acclaimed through the individual recordings, performances, and compositions. Ellis toured with the big bands of Art Blakey, Lionel Hampton and Clark Terry. Ellis released his first recording as a leader of his own quartet. Marsalises, has performed with the Grateful Dead and Sting, led the electric, served as musical director of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and collaborated with classical orchestras and chamber ensembles. He launched his own Marsalis Music label and in released Footsteps of Our Fathers, his tribute to Ornette Coleman, Sonny Rollins, John Coltrane and the Modern Jazz Quartet. A recognized talent in both the jazz and classical fields performances have been extensively documented on Columbia recordings..

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Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Ellis Marsalis in certain cases will consider virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Ellis Marsalis or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Ellis Marsalis's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Ellis Marsalis for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Ellis Marsalis, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Ellis Marsalis. After we consult with them, we will provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Ellis Marsalis booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Ellis Marsalis for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Ellis Marsalis booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Ellis Marsalis charge for an event. An example fee to book Ellis Marsalis is in the starting range of $7,500-$14,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Ellis Marsalis agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Ellis Marsalis manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Ellis Marsalis for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Ellis Marsalis agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Ellis Marsalis, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Ellis Marsalis booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Ellis Marsalis, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Jazz, Male, Age Group-30's-50's, Age Group-60's+, Age Group-All Ages
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