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  • All Rise opens Boston Symphony’s 2004 season at Tanglewood

    Posted on August 8th, 2004 in Concerts | 0

    Kurt Masur opens Boston Symphony’s 2004 season at Tanglewood on July 9 with the Tanglewood premiere of Wynton Marsalis’ All Rise! This program - an encore of the work’s acclaimed Boston premiere at Symphony Hall last December - features the Tanglewood Festival Chorus, John Oliver, conductor, the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Wynton on trumpet, soprano Laquita Mitchell, mezzo-soprano Cynthia RenĂ©e Hardy, tenor Brian Robinson, and bass Robert Honeysucker.   Keep reading »

  • The Wynton Marsalis Quintet in Marciac

    Posted on August 5th, 2004 in Concerts | 0

    Tomorrow, August 6th, like every year, Wynton will be in Marciac with his Quartet to play in the famous French Jazz Festival. The Wynton Marsalis Quintet personnel is:   Keep reading »

  • New 2004 tour dates for the Wynton Marsalis Quintet and the JLCO

    Posted on July 29th, 2004 in Concerts | 4

    We just updated the fall 2004 tour schedule for Wynton Marsalis Quintet and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. Check the new tour dates   Keep reading »

  • New tour dates for Wynton and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra

    Posted on June 17th, 2004 in Concerts | 0

    We have just updated the summer european 2004 tour schedule for Wynton and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra.   Keep reading »

  • New tour dates for the Wynton Marsalis Quintet

    Posted on June 2nd, 2004 in Concerts | 1

    Here are June tour dates for Wynton’s Quintet tour - the quartet from the Magic Hour plus Walter Blanding on saxophone.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton Marsalis plays the music of Mary Lou Williams

    Posted on May 6th, 2004 in Concerts | 1

    The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis honors this largely underappreciated pianist, composer and arranger who was also a mentor of Thelonious Monk and Bud Powell. The concert features guest vocalists Andy Bey and Carline Ray, pianist Mulgrew Miller, and many compelling masterworks that Ms. Williams wrote for large ensemble. Thursday and Friday, May 13-14, 2004, 8pm at Alice Tully Hall   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to Raise Roofs for ICCF’s Housing Programs

    Posted on April 18th, 2004 in Concerts | 0

    Wynton Marsalis and his Quartet will perform selections from The Magic Hour for the April 20 benefit concert. The concert will raise funds for ICCF’s sixth annual Raising Roofs benefit concert on Tuesday, April 20, at 8:00 p.m. in DeVos Performance Hall   Keep reading »

  • Wynton will play at Playboy Jazz Festival in June

    Posted on March 7th, 2004 in Concerts | 0

    Wynton Marsalis, Etta James, Herbie Hancock and many others will play to the 26th annual Playboy Jazz Festival at the Hollywood Bowl on the weekend of June 19 and 20, celebrating Playboy magazine’s 50th anniversary. The event, hosted by Bill Cosby on Saturday and NBC’s “The Tonight Show” band leader and guitarist Kevin Eubanks on Sunday, highlights a range of jazz genres from contemporary to traditional, big band, blues, salsa and world music. Wynton is set to perform with his quartet (to be confirmed) in what will be his tenth appearance on the Playboy stage. Other performers include the Christian…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton plays the music of Ornette Coleman

    Posted on February 15th, 2004 in Concerts | 0

    The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis celebrates avant-garde forefather Ornette Coleman, exploring seminal works of this downhome, groundbreaking composer and instrumentalist. Coleman sidemen, the masterful Dewey Redman makes a special appearance at this event.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton celebrates Count Basie’s’ 100th birthday

    Posted on January 24th, 2004 in Concerts | 0

    Count Basie had a truly original approach both as a pianist and bandleader. A musical minimalist, he could say more by playing less. In memory of his 100th birthday, Wynton Marsalis introduces a discussion about Basie’s influence on American swing, featuring former Basie bandmate Frank Foster. Tuesday, January 27, 2004, 7pm at Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse   Keep reading »