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  • New Monette trumpet for Wynton

    Posted on June 5th, 2009 in News | 5

    Master trumpet maker, Dave Monette, came by a few weeks ago to give Wynton a new horn, the PRANA 3 STC Bb. It took him and his team over 250 hours to make and the sound is brilliant. I can’t wait to get out and gig with it! Click here to see pictures of the new horn and a clip of Monette presenting the horn to Wynton   Keep reading »

  • Wynton Marsalis signs new deal with The Orchard

    Posted on May 15th, 2009 in News | 7

    On May 13, 2009, The Orchard announced that world renowned trumpeter and jazz musician Wynton Marsalis has entered into a long-term, multi-faceted partnership with the entertainment services company. The exclusive recording and services agreement between Marsalis and The Orchard will cover co-production of new studio recordings, marketing of live recordings; design and implementation of social networking and other forms of collaborative audience engagement for Marsalis and for jazz as a lifestyle genre; synchronization; initiatives with consumer brands and non-traditional financial partners; and also, Marsalis and his team are working to bring living legends and new talent of all genres into The Orchard’…   Keep reading »

  • Win an iPod Nano pre-loaded with music from Wynton Marsalis

    Posted on April 13th, 2009 in News | 18

    Enter to win an iPod Nano pre-loaded with music from Wynton Marsalis. Enter to win at http://wynton.otmg.net/ad/ The pre-loaded iPod will contain He and She as well as the classic Wynton Marsalis albums From the Plantation to the Penitentiary, Live from the house of Tribes, and The Magic Hour.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to appear at Poetry and the Creative Mind

    Posted on March 12th, 2009 in News | 1

    On April 1, 2009, the Academy of American Poets will present its seventh annual benefit, Poetry & The Creative Mind, at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center. Call 212-721-6500 or visit the Alice Tully Hall box office to buy tickets. Wynton along with some of America’s leading artists, scholars, and public figures will participate in this extraordinary evening celebrating the role of contemporary poetry in American culture. Each year, Poetry & The Creative Mind kicks off National Poetry Month, which was established by the Academy in 1996 and is now the largest literary celebration in the world. Wynton is anticipated to read…   Keep reading »

  • Holiday promotions on Wynton’s store

    Posted on November 14th, 2008 in News | 2

    After the great success of October promotions, it’s time to start getting some holiday promotions lined up. Here you have the new promotions for Wynton’s stuff on Music Today: – Get a free Jazz Book with every order. – Take 25% off all clothing. – Spend $40 and get free standard shipping. (Addresses within the United States only.) – Get a 3 month trial subscription to Entertainment Weekly with purchase of $15 or more. (Applies to U.S. residents only) Check all the items available on Wynton’s store. You can also order directly from Wynton’s page on Facebook Wynton’s Store on Music Today…   Keep reading »

  • Get a free Jazz Book with special fall promotion on Wynton’s stuff

    Posted on October 14th, 2008 in News | 1

    Wynton’s store on Music Today has a special promotion for Fall 2008. – Free Jazz Book with every order – 20% off CDs and Videos – 25% off clothing – 30% off books Check all the items available on Wynton’s store.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton on social networks and iPhone

    Posted on October 8th, 2008 in News | 1

    If you are interested in social networks now you can add Wynton’s page on the most popular ones. Check his pages on: Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Bebo and hi5. Moreover, if you use the iPhone to browse the web, now you have a custom icon for this web site. Follow our instructions to have it on your home screen: Fire up Safari and load up our web site. Then touch the little plus icon to add a bookmark, then touch “add to home screen” and update details if required to Add to Home (You can see the icon that will…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton is visiting New Orleans now !

    Posted on September 12th, 2005 in News | 2

    Wynton is spending the day touring the devastation in New Orleans. 
He went down there after his gig in Maryland so that he could see the destruction that has reigned down on his beloved city. He is assessing what is currently being done to help as well as what needs to be done in terms of coming up with a plan to preserve the many cultural landmarks in the Crescent City.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton played at New Jersey State Prison

    Posted on August 24th, 2005 in News | 7

    ehind thick brick and cinderblock walls, coiled barbed wire, past security gates and locked doors, the sweet and mellow sounds of jazz filled a room yesterday as seven New Jersey State Prison inmates jammed with Wynton Marsalis.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton Marsalis and Stanley Crouch Discuss ‘Louis Armstrong at 100’ in Miller Theatre

    Posted on January 20th, 2000 in News | 0

    Opening its inaugural “Jazz and American Culture” series for 2000 with a celebration of Louis Armstrong in his centennial year, the newly established Center for Jazz Studies will present a conversation about the jazz great’s legacy with acclaimed trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and critic Stanley Crouch on Tuesday, Feb. 1 at Miller Theatre. The program, “The Artistry of ‘Pops’: Louis Armstrong at 100,” will be moderated by Professor Robert O’Meally, a leading interpreter of the dynamics of jazz in American culture, editor of a seminal textbook for jazz studies and founder and director of The Center for Jazz Studies at Columbia.   Keep reading »