Ellis Marsalis, the Patriarch of the Marsalis family with many well known musicians in the family performed with his band at the French Quarter Fest on Thursday under a relentless Louisiana sun and a big crowd of people enjoying the music. Ellis Marsalis is not only a musician but also a big supporter of musical education as well as an educator himself, read more about him here.
Aaron Neville drew a large crowd to his concert on opening day of the French Quarter Fest 2017 on Thursday April 6. He got the crowd going when he was playing some of his big hits like “Everybody plays the fool”. This guy is great and he really touched the audience here at the French Quarter Fest. If you want to see if Aaron is coming to a place near you, here is his tour schedule.