Publication: UT San Diego
Author: James Chute
Date: August 9, 2012
You have to give Branford Marsalis credit: he has absolutely no fear.
It was probably pretty scary when he joined Art Blakey’s famed Jazz Messengers while still a student. And he undoubtedly he had some frightful moments while musical director of the Jay Leno’s “Tonight Show.” Then there were the times he performed with the Grateful Dead. Read more »