Category Archives: Omar Sharriff

Ezra Charles Concert – Benefit for Omar’s Headstone

From his high school years playing keyboard for Johnny Winter, to his decades of performing all over the world, Ezra Charles’ first love was and is Boogie Woogie. Now, he incorporates the Marshall story into his act, getting rave reviews … Continue reading

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Grateful to American Blues Scene Magazine

We’re grateful to American Blues Scene Magazine for posting this remembrance of Omar Sharriff, Marshall’s master of blues and boogie woogie piano, who died two years ago on this day, Jan. 8, 2012. Sharing this post from our facebook page: … Continue reading

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Funeral Services for Omar Sharriff

Funeral services for Omar Sharriff (aka David Alexander Elam) will be held Saturday, January 14, 2012. Doors will open at the Marshall Convention Center at 12 noon for Viewing and Visitation. The memorial service will begin at 1 PM, at … Continue reading

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