"Use your God-given gifts to serve others." 1 Peter 4: 10
Wynton Learson Marsalis (born October 18, 1961) is an American trumpeter, composer and teacher. He was born on New Orleans – the birthplace of jazz. He grew up in a musical family and at 6 years old he was given a trumpet to play and soon turned into a very talented trumpeter.
What makes him stand out from other jazz trumpeters is that he also plays classical music to a really high standard. He is the only artist to have won a Classical music Grammy and a Jazz Grammy in the same year (this is a prestigious music award in the US). He teaches others and is respected as a very knowledgeable musician – often promoting both classical and jazz music, to youn