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  • The Duke and the Count: LCJO with Wynton Marsalis in the Allen Room

    Posted on October 25th, 2004 in Concerts

    This evening, October 25, 2004, at 7:30pm marks the only opportunity this season to experience the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton in The Allen Room. Unfolding under the stars are Duke Ellington’s 1943 Black, Brown, & Beige, a three-movement symphony, and the most important and successful longform work in the history of jazz.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton’s new book is out!

    Posted on October 25th, 2004 in Books

    A new book written by Wynton is out for selling in bookstores. It’s entitled: To a Young Jazz Musician: Letters from the Road. In the book, “the renowned jazz musician and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Wynton Marsalis gives us an invaluable guide to making good music—and to leading a good life.”   Keep reading »

  • News to come soon

    Posted on October 20th, 2004 in News | 2

    Sorry for our delay in updating the site, but we’re in New York for the JALC’s grand opening concerts. We are having a great time with Wynton, Isobel and Genevieve listening to great music. As soon as i return to Italy i will post some great video-clip, photos and news articles about the events !!!   Keep reading »

  • Help get the word out about the opening of “The House of Swing!”

    Posted on October 19th, 2004 in News | 6

    On Monday, October 18, Wynton Marsalis will be interviewed on the Today Show. Come show your support and help Wynton and Frederick P. Rose Hall get some national publicity by rallying on the Plaza outside the Today Show window at Rockefeller Plaza in New York.   Keep reading »

  • Soaking Up the Spaces at a New Jazz Center

    Posted on October 19th, 2004 in Review | 4

    Some basic impressions of Jazz at Lincoln Center’s new space, which opened last night: It is a sophisticated, cosmopolitan, fairly expensive-feeling experience; it is flexible and alive. Jazz has so many different connotations for different people. But at least some part of this three-theater complex, taking up the fifth and sixth floors of the Time Warner Center on Columbus Circle, could ring the bells of recognition of someone who had never been to a jazz performance before and only possessed the received wisdom of photographs and album covers: yes, this seems right; this is jazz. And it contains enough attention to detail to impress those who have spent the better part of their lives hearing it, too.   Keep reading »

  • Jazz at Lincoln Center Opening Gala

    Posted on October 18th, 2004 in Review

    In a companion broadcast with PBS, NPR presents “One Family of Jazz” — the opening-night gala concerts at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall, a new state-of-the art home for jazz in the Time Warner building on New York’s Columbus Circle.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton Marsalis and the temple of jazz

    Posted on October 17th, 2004 in Profiles & Interviews

    Wynton Marsalis is scheduled to do an interview about Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center’s $128 million new permanent home and performance space. But the interview can’t get started because Marsalis, who has been JLC’s artistic director since its founding in 1991, can’t stop staring at the temporary stage in the Allen Room, one of Rose Hall’s three sumptuous theaters.   Keep reading »

  • Ed Bradely interviews Wynton for CBS’s 60 Minutes 2004

    Posted on October 14th, 2004 in Profiles & Interviews, Video

    For more than a decade, Jazz at Lincoln Center has been trying to build a new home for jazz, a theater tailored to this unique art form. Now, what had been a dream for musician and artistic director Wynton Marsalis is about to become reality. And he tells Correspondent Ed Bradley it’s proof that jazz is not, as many critics have charged, struggling to survive.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to appear on CBS’s 60 Minutes

    Posted on October 12th, 2004 in News

    Tomorrow night Wed., October 13, CBS’s 60 Minutes Wednesday will air “Come Blow You Horn” a story on Wynton, the new Jazz at Lincoln Center complex in New York City and the future of jazz.   Keep reading »

  • Trumpeter Unmuted

    Posted on October 10th, 2004 in Profiles & Interviews

    Oct. 18 issue - Wynton Marsalis gives a piece or two of his mind to NEWSWEEK’s Allison Samuels.   Keep reading »