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  • William Vacchiano, Wynton’s trumpet professor, died at 93

    Posted on September 23rd, 2005 in Articles | 3

    William Vacchiano, a trumpeter whose musical career started in Maine and took him to the New York Philharmonic and The Juilliard School, died at 93 on September 19, 2005. Vacchiano was principal trumpet for 31 years at the New York Philharmonic and he never missed a performance before leaving in 1973. He continued to a teach until 2002 at The Juilliard School, where his students included Wynton Marsalis and Miles Davis.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton interviewed by Rolling Stone Magazine

    Posted on September 23rd, 2005 in Articles, Interview | 1

    Native Son: Wynton Marsalis…this is the title of a very interesting interview that Wynton gave to David Fricke for the Rolling Stone Magazine   Keep reading »

  • Wynton interviewed by New York Daily News

    Posted on September 12th, 2005 in Articles, Interview | 1

    On September 12, 2005 Wynton has been interviewed by David Hinckley for the New York Daily News, about the hurricane Katrina in New Orleans.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton’s article on TIME Magazine today

    Posted on September 12th, 2005 in Articles | 0

    From TIME Magazine, September 12, 2005 Vol. 166 No. 11 Saving America’s Soul Kitchen How to bring this country together ? Listen to the message of New Orleans By Wynton Marsalis Now the levee breach has been fixed. The people have been evacuated. Army Corps of Engineers magicians will pump the city dry, and the slow (but quicker than we think) job of rebuilding will begin. Then there will be no 24-hour news coverage. The spin doctors’ narrative will create a wall of illusion thicker than the new levees. The job of turning our national disaster into sound-bite-size commercials with somber string music will…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton interviewed by Blackenterprise

    Posted on July 4th, 2005 in Articles, Interview | 0

    Wynton has been recenly interviewed by the magazine: Blackenterprise Read the full interview on Blackenterprise.com   Keep reading »

  • Wynton visiting the Juvenile Academic Centre in Caracas

    Posted on June 30th, 2005 in Articles, Tour | 0

    Wynton was touched visiting the “Montalbán” Juvenile Academic Centre in Caracas durig his tour in Venezuela last 24 and 25 of June. Here’s an article about the event on elUniversal.com (the article is in spanish)   Keep reading »

  • 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 »