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  • Wynton interviewed on the road by Straight.com

    Posted on June 26th, 2008 in Interview | 0

    Wynton is actually traveling Canada, with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. While in his car, he was interviewed by phone by the Vancouver’s site Straight.com. “There are three or four sources of basic creativity for everyone. One is the sound of our own particular era, that we all share because we grew up in a certain time. Another is the things that came before us, in all categories of art.” Read the complete interview on Straight.com web site. About his concert in Vancouver, tonight, the Vancouver Sun publishes an article and the transcript of an interview…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton featured on Teaching Music Magazine

    Posted on May 7th, 2008 in Interview | 0

    Wynton is on the cover of Teaching Music Magazine (April 2008). The magazine features an interview to him and story on JALC education programs. You can give a look to table of contents for this number and download a pdf of the Q&A with him.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton’s interview for Academy of Achievement

    Posted on March 21st, 2008 in Interview, Video | 1

    A few days ago, the Academy of Achievement updated the web pages of their interview to Wynton. That interview is one of the best available around and it’s from 1991. The interesting conversatin is 8 pages long, and features audio and high-res video excerpts. The biography section of that interview also features a wonderful video-clip where Wynton plays Stardust.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to be interviewed for New York Times Arts and Leisure Weekend

    Posted on January 2nd, 2008 in Interview | 1

    On January 11, 2007, Wynton will be interviewed by John Rockwell during The New York Times Arts and Leisure Weekend. He will speak about his role as jazz and classical musician and trumpeter, big band leader, composer, arts advocate, educator, and artistic director of Jazz at Lincoln Center. Interview will take place from 8 PM to 9.15 PM at TimesCenter (41st Street between 7th and 8th Avenue – New York City). Tickets are available   Keep reading »

  • Wynton and Maya Angelou speak about “Music, Deep Rivers in my Soul”

    Posted on December 25th, 2007 in Interview, Video | 9

    In the following video-clip, Maya Angelou and Wynton Marsalis discuss their collaboration on the piece “Music, Deep Rivers in My Soul” and the history of African-American music. The video comes from the Live From Lincoln Center broadcast on December 10, 2007, hosted by Glenn Close.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton interviewed by Macleans.ca

    Posted on November 19th, 2007 in Interview | 0

    After his speech for the Ontario Hospital Association in Toronto, Wynton was interviewed by Macleans.ca. Continue to read the complete interview… Interview with Wynton Marsalis by Macleans.ca ‘We was black in the ’60s, man. Now a [rap star] from Something Housing Project is going to tell me what it is to be black?’ KENNETH WHYTE | November 15, 2007 | Wynton Marsalis was in Toronto to speak to the Ontario Hospital Association conference, “Inspiring Ideas and Innovation,” when he met with Kenneth Whyte. Q: Do you ever get up in the morning and look at your trumpet and think, “Oh no, not…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton interviewed by The New York Magazine

    Posted on October 25th, 2007 in Interview | 0

    In occasion of Benny Carter Centennial event organized by Jazz at Lincoln Center, Wynton was interviewed by Jocelyn Guest for the New York Magazine.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton interviewed by CBS News and The Hook

    Posted on September 17th, 2007 in Articles, Interview | 3

    As you know, Wynton is on tour now with JLCO. While on the road he was interviewed by The Hook, a Charlottesville’s Newspaper, for his concert on September 11, and by CBS News. His concert at Peace Center in Greenville (September 13, 2007) was reviewed by the GreenvilleOnLine, and the concert in Baltimore, on September 8 was reviewed by the Baltimore Citypaper. Feel free to send us your comments and photos if you will attend one of the next concerts.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton interviewed by Radio6 at NorthSea Jazz Festival 2007

    Posted on July 18th, 2007 in Interview | 0

    Last week Wynton was interviewed by Radio 6 NL, while in Rotterdam with the JLCO to play the North Sea Jazz Festival 2007. You can now download the MP3 audio of the interview. Enjoy it !   Keep reading »

  • Latest reviews and interviews about Congo Square

    Posted on June 17th, 2007 in Articles, Congo Square, Interview, Review | 6

    Congo Square tour started on June 14 from Rochester. Here is a review of the concert by Democrat and Chronicle. Wynton was also interviewed by the Philadelphia Tribune for the concert in Philadelphia (review by the Philadelphia Inquirer), by the Pocono Record for the event at the Mountain Laurel Center in Bushkill, and by WCPN Ideastream (mp3 audio) for the upcoming concert in Cleveland (June 18). In the interview fro WCPN, Ideastream music director Bobby Jackson caught up Yacub Addy’s wife and manager, Amina as well as Wynton, who talked about Congo Square and the African connections. Please check the complete…   Keep reading »