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  • New recording session for Wynton and his Quintet

    Posted on August 23rd, 2007 in CD, Quintet | 19

    On August 24-25, Wynton will be in studio in New York City, for two recording session with his Quintet. They will record new tracks for the next album. More updates to come soon…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to play at Iron Horse Music Hall

    Posted on August 16th, 2007 in Concerts, Quintet | 3

    On August 21 and 22, 2007, Wynton will play with his Quintet in Northampton at the Iron Horse Music Hall. The Quintet line-up will be: Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet), Dan Nimmer (Piano), Carlos Henriquez (Bass), Walter Blanding Jr. (Sax), Ali Jackson (Drums). They will play four shows. At 7.00 pm and 9.30 pm for the two nights.   Keep reading »

  • Photo: Wynton’s concert in Marciac with the quintet

    Posted on August 3rd, 2007 in Photo, Quintet, Special report | 16

    Yesterday night, Wynton and his quintet performed in Marciac. They played songs from a new poem written by Wynton, and at the end of the concert people tributed a standing ovation to the band and to Jared Grimes. The band also played three encores: Moscow Blues, The Magic Hour and Sadness (Ornette Coleman). Here we are going to show you some images from the video we shot during the soundcheck. The video-clips from rehearsals are also available.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton and his quintet rehearsed with Jared Grimes

    Posted on August 2nd, 2007 in Photo, Quintet, Special report, Tour | 10

    Yesterday afternoon, from 2pm to 5.30 pm Wynton and his Quintet rehearsed with Jared Grimes (tap dancer) and speakers from Sweet Honey & Rock. They played some fresh new music, never released before…The young tap dancer (24 years old) is fantastic and fitted perfectly in Wynton’s music. Today, at 4pm we will do sound check, and concert will take place at 11pm at the “   Keep reading »

  • Wynton at the Parc Floral de Paris

    Posted on July 29th, 2007 in Photo, Quintet, Special report, Tour | 11

    Yesterday afternoon, at 4:40 PM Wynton was on stage at Parc Floral de Paris with his Quintet, to play at Paris Jazz Festival 2007. They played selections from “The Magic Hour” and from the latest album: “From the Plantation to the Penitentiary”. The concert was beautiful and a lot of people attended the performance in the lovely Parc Floral, in the middle of the Bois de Vincennes. We also shot some video clips for you, and we’ll publish them soon in the podcast section. This morning we are leaving for Marciac where Wynton is going to play concerts with the Quintet,…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton playing Green Chimney’s live at House of Tribes

    Posted on April 4th, 2007 in House of Tribes, Quintet, Video | 2

    Thanks to our lovely friends Dominique, we are able to show you two videos about Wynton playing Green Chimney’s live at House of Tribes. This video comes from the live album entitled: Wynton Marsalis – Live at House of Tribes. Video – Part 1 Video – Part 2   Keep reading »

  • Date changed for Wynton Marsalis Quintet

    Posted on October 16th, 2006 in Concerts, Quintet, Tour | 1

    There is one tour date that was changed a little while ago. On October 24 it is no longer the Mondavi Center in Davis, CA but the Napa Valley Opera House in Napa, CA. The band personnel is: Wynton Marsalis, trumpet; Walter Blanding, saxophones; Dan Nimmer, piano; Carlos Henriquez, bass; Ali Jackson, drums; (with Jennifer Sanon on vocals for all dates except 10/27 and 10/28) Please check the complete schedule in our Tour section, we have also added to links to each concert venue for more infos and tickets.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton’s performance at Camden Opera House

    Posted on October 31st, 2005 in Concerts, Quintet, Review | 0

    On October 26, Wytnton played at Camden Opera House with his quintet (plus the singer Jennifer Sanon). Here is a review about that evening on VillageSoup.com and on Courierpub.com   Keep reading »

  • The Wynton Marsalis Quintet at Newport JVC Jazz Festival

    Posted on August 10th, 2005 in Concerts, Quintet | 6

    On August 13-14 2005, Wynton will play at JVC Jazz Festival in Newport. He will play with his quintet on Saturday 13, and will be special guest on Sunday 14 at the Dave Brubeck Quartet concert with Randy Jones, Bobby Militello and Michael Moore.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton playing in Marciac

    Posted on August 2nd, 2005 in CD, Quintet | 1

    On August 5 and 6, 2005, like every year, Wynton will be in Marciac (France), to play at the famous european jazz festival. The August 5 concert is entiltled My Brasilian Heart and Wynton will be with a special ensamble made by: Ze Nogueira (soprano sax); Emile Parisien (alto sax); Olivier Temime (tenor sax); Frédéric Couderc (saxophone baryton); Lionel Segui trombone; Daniel Zimmerman (trombone); Hervé Meschinet (flute); Vladimir Dubois (french horn); Marcos Nimrichter (piano); Mario Adnet (guitar); Carlos Henriquez (bass); Herlin Riley (drums); Cyro Baptista (percussion) On the August 6 concert, Wynton will play with strings: The CNR Instrumental Ensamble from Toulouse directed…   Keep reading »