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  • Wynton is special guest tonight at Smoke Jazz Club

    Posted on November 28th, 2003 in Concerts | 3

    Wynton will be special guest, tonight at Smoke Jazz Club. He will play with the One for all quintet, including some confident younger musicians: the tenor saxophonist Eric Alexander, the trombonist Steve Davis, the pianist David Hazeltine, the bassist Peter Washington and the drummer Joe Farnsworth. Tonight and tomorrow night at 9, 11 and 12:30. Smoke Jazz Club – 2751 Broadway, at 106th Street, (212) 864-6662   Keep reading »

  • Wynton will be honored with the IAJE President’s Award

    Posted on November 26th, 2003 in News

    The 4th Annual International Assosiation for Jazz Education Gala Dinner, scheduled for Wednesday, January 21, at the New York Sheraton Hotel, will honor Jazz at Lincoln Center Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis with the IAJE President’s Award.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton Marsalis playing to honor the greatest female vocalists

    Posted on November 14th, 2003 in Concerts

    This year’s Lincoln Center gala honors the greatest female vocalists and musicians from the golden age of jazz. The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and special guests join New York’s artistic community at large to celebrate Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, Ella Fitzgerald and other legendary women of jazz for their achievements.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton Marsalis’ playlist on Apple music store

    Posted on November 11th, 2003 in News

    We noticed that Wynton’s personal playlist is on the Apple iTunes Music Store. The new celebrity playlist features personal playlists created by several popular featured artists includes Wynton Marsalis, Michelle Branch, Dave Brubeck, Billy Corgan, Counting Crows, Sheryl Crow, Missy Elliott, Ben Folds, Herbie Hancock, Jack Johnson, Kenna, Moby, Mark Ronson, Seal, Sting and Michael Stipe.   Keep reading »

  • This week’s concerts for the Wynton Marsalis Quintet

    Posted on November 2nd, 2003 in Concerts

    Wynton and his new quintet are going to play in these cities: Zellerbach, CA; Lancaster, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Tucson, AZ; Salt Lake City, UT; Laramie, WY; Boulder, CO.   Keep reading »

  • Listen to Wynton on Jazz at Lincoln Center Radio

    Posted on October 30th, 2003 in Music

    What makes a Jazz Diva? Find out when Wynton Marsalis, Jackie McLean, Buck Hill and Toots Thielemans accompany the virtuoso vocalizing of Abbey Lincoln and Shirley Horn. This is an invitation to witness the art of the modern jazz singer-with two of its best contemporary exponents.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton’s upcoming album on Blue Note

    Posted on October 24th, 2003 in Music

    The new Wynton’s album with Blue Note Records will be called The Magic Hour and will be out in March of 2004.   Keep reading »

  • Architect Named For Hall of Fame At Jazz Center

    Posted on October 20th, 2003 in Profiles & Interviews

    A hall of fame planned for Jazz at Lincoln Center in the new AOL Time Warner headquarters will be designed by David Rockwell, responsible for the look of the Kodak Theater in Los Angeles, the restaurant Nobu in New York and the hit Broadway show ‘‘Hairspray,’’ center officials say.   Keep reading »

  • Listen to Wynton on Jazz at Lincoln Center Radio

    Posted on October 15th, 2003 in Music

    Commissioned by Jazz at Lincoln Center, Wynton Marsalis’s In This House On This Morning is a jazz tour de force in 12 movements based on the African-American church service. The late Marion Williams, one of America’s foremost gospel singers, appears as guest vocalist with the Marsalis septet.   Keep reading »

  • Audio and transcript about Wynton’s speaking at National Press Club

    Posted on September 26th, 2003 in Speech

    As you know, on Monday, September 22, Wynton was in Washington D.C. to speak at the National Press Club.   Keep reading »