The kind of swagger that marks the trumpeter’s work comes in part from his informality, even when the music feels a tad uptight. Marsalis celebrates a big birthday year by stressing his scope, bringing in a tap dancer, a virtuoso fiddler, and a hair-raising gospel outfit to help him blow out the candles. Still, its his band's collaboration with African drummers that should shoot off the most sparks. Congo Square hits Columbus... More >>>