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Audio podcast of Wynton’s speech at Arts Advocacy Day

Arts Advocacy Day was officially kicked off at a Congressional Arts Breakfast on Capitol Hill, organized by Americans for the Arts in conjunction with the Congressional Arts Caucus.
Now is possible to listen to Wynton’s speech for Arts Advocay Day.
(Right click the link to download the MP3 file from the event – 18:37 min. – 17 mb)

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  1. Our Country really needs to “step it up” in regards to funding, education and support of the Arts. It’s so great having a treasure like Wynton representing!

    Neil King on Apr 3rd, 2009 at 6:22am

  2. Please provide a complete transcript of Wynton’s Nancy Hanks’ lecture at Kennedy Center March 30th. His words were magical and the impact of his ideas about enlightened arts education was breathtaking.

    Rita on Apr 2nd, 2009 at 7:13pm

  3. Wynton’s advocacy of both arts and arts education is truly outstanding. He is one of the few musicians who is passionate about both the arts and education, not only in his words, but also through his actions. The way he encourages young musicians and spends time giving mini lessons and speaking to anyone who make it backstage after his shows sets an example that hopefully more will follow.

    Sonalii on Mar 24th, 2007 at 2:27am

  4. Wynton does a great job representing the importance of culture in all of its capacity. He speaks of the evolution of culture and our recognition of the greats preserved due to their art and legacy. I believe that Wynton has articulated an excellent platform from which those of us dedicated can push forward to formulate a cohesive vision for a reconfigured national cultural policy.

    Karen on Mar 21st, 2007 at 5:33pm