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  • A web review translated from the portoguese

    Posted on June 27th, 2005 in Articles, Review | 1

    Thanks to Jandir Antonio Rigo, our reader and fan form Brazil, we received the translation of an article about Wynton’s concert in São Paulo. The transcriptionist was unavailable and so Jandir Antonio did is the honor of doing the work so we could get a better sense of the Brasilian show. Thanks Jandir Antonio ! Sao Paulo – The jazz has many ways, take sidetrips and embrace many parents, not because it did not become Jazz.That seems to be the lesson that the north american trumpeter and band leader Wynton Marsalis intended to teach to almost 10,000 people that went…   Keep reading »

  • 10000 people for Wynton in São Paulo !

    Posted on June 22nd, 2005 in Articles, Concerts, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Review, Tour | 5

    The LCJO concert with Wynton Marsalis at the Parque do Ibirapuera (Ibirapuera Park) in São Paulo has been a great success. Read the review of the two concerts on estadao.com.br and on Ultimo Segundo. Plus, on Ultimo segundo there’s a review about the free workshop that Wynton gave at “Tom Jobim Music Center”. (the articles are in Portuguese)   Keep reading »

  • A review about Wynton and the LCJO in Buenos Aires

    Posted on June 16th, 2005 in Articles, Concerts, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Review, Tour | 0

    The Argentinian newspapers La Nacion, Pagina12 and La Union have published a review about the recent concert held by Wynton Marsalis and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra in Buenos Aires, on June 14 and 15, 2005. The concert took place at Teatro Gran Rex (instead of Teatro Colòn) because of the argentinian workers strikes that caused traffic snarls throughout Buenos Aires. Read the review on La Nacion, on Pagina12 web and La Union (the articles are in Spanish)   Keep reading »

  • Chivalrous Misdemeanors reviewed on NY Times

    Posted on May 12th, 2005 in Articles, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, New York Times, Review | 0

    The NY Times has published a review about Chivalrous Misdemeanors, the new music composed by LCJO trombonist Ron Westray, that swings the Man of La Mancha with a wry and contemporary jazz-infused take on the story of Don Quixote. The concert took place in the Rose Theater on May 5, 6 and 7 played by the LCJO and Wynton Marsalis. Read the review on New York Times (free registration needed)   Keep reading »

  • New web-articles about Wynton and his tour

    Posted on April 22nd, 2005 in Articles, Review | 0

    We recently got links from online magazines that reviewed Wynton concerts around the USA. The Chicago Tribune reviewed the concert at Orchestra Hall. The Plain Dealer reviewed the concert at Playhouse Square’s Allen Theatre.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton on the cover of Jazz Week

    Posted on November 17th, 2004 in Articles, Interview | 0

    JazzWeek just announced the release of the new PDF Edition of JazzWeek. Each weekly edition will include feature stories, articles, industry news, CD and DVD reviews, and jazz and smooth jazz radio airplay charts. The week’s feature and cover story is an interview with Wynton Marsalis about Jazz at Lincoln Center’s new home. This first PDF edition is available for a free download (PDF 1.2 mb)   Keep reading »

  • Report from the “Let freedom swing” concert

    Posted on November 2nd, 2004 in Articles, New York Times, Review | 2

    Wynton and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra settled into their new home over the weekend. This “celebration of human rights and social justice” offered six commissioned works for the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. Each piece was inspired by and tailored for the words of such luminaries as Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu (both read by Morgan Freeman), Vaclav Havel (Mario Van Peebles, Alfre Woodard), Lyndon Johnson (Glenn Close), Eleanor Roosevelt (Patricia Clarkson), Robert Kennedy (Keith David) and Martin Luther King Jr. (the Rev. Calvin O. Butts III). “Each of these people took risks,” Wynton Marsalis said of the historic luminaries.…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton in the New York October issue of WHERE magazine

    Posted on October 31st, 2004 in Articles | 0

    Wynton is on the October issue of the WHERE magazine. WHERE Magazine is the largest global publisher of visitor magazines, available throughout the finest hotels and visitor venues in 43 markets worldwide, 23 in the United States alone. You can read the complete article by Jonathan Forgang in the online version of the magazine.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton Marsalis in the new issue of Jazziz magazine

    Posted on October 27th, 2004 in Articles, Review | 0

    Wynton is in the cover story of the new issue of Jazziz From the Jazziz article by Larry Brumenfeld: At the southwest corner of Manhattan’s Central Park, directly across from a statue of Christopher Columbus, and set at an angle dictated by the course of the famed avenue named Broadway, stands the gleaming new Time-Warner Center. The largest privately funded mixed-use complex in the United States, the Center cost nearly $2 billion and comprises a corporate headquarters, a five-star hotel, a luxury apartment complex, and a first-class shopping mall. The design is notable on first glance for a set of…   Keep reading »

  • The Lincoln Center Jazz Band opens the House of Swing

    Posted on October 19th, 2004 in Articles, Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York Times, Review, Special report | 4

    The curtain was swept aside for the majestic opening of the new performing arts center for the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. The day started with a parade down Broadway. The performance opened with an original composition called “Call to Prayer,” which featured Victor Goines on the sax and Top Professor Eric Lewis. The next tune was a Coltrane tune that Wynton dedicated to bass player Carlos whose wife had a baby an hour before the peformance. Listen to the show NPR.org NY Times review The Parade on Newsday.com Wynton at the New Orleans-esque Parade down Broadway.   Keep reading »