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 (mär-săl′ĭs), Wynton Learson Born 1961.
American trumpeter. Noted for his technical brilliance, he has won acclaim as both a jazz and classical soloist.
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Marsalis

(mɑːˈsɑːlɪs)
n
(Biography) Wynton. born 1961, US jazz and classical trumpeter
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