Formed in 1999, the Jack Brass Band is the only New Orleans style brass band in Minneapolis, and are the ambassadors of the Crescent City's brass band tradition. They embrace the traditions of New Orleans jazz, at the same time adding their own musical identities. Following this recipe, they bring to the table an overflowing plate of greasy down-home music for your soul. "If you like your gumbo spicy and your music hot, check out the Jack Brass Band," said Wynton Marsalis. Simply put, the Jack Brass Band brings the party to any event with a rich tradition and a groove that will make you want to get up and dance to the New Orleans sound.