Transcript from Wynton’s speech at Arts Advocacy Day

Posted on March 13th, 2007 in Speech | Tags: arts advocacy day, creativity, innovation, transcript, washington

On March 13 Wynton was in Washington for the National Arts Advocacy Day 2007.
He spoke at House Appropriations subcommittee hearing on the importance of investing in the arts.
Here you can download the transcription of his speech (PDF file – 52 kb).
Following you can find some photos from the event.

Wynton Marsalis speaks at a House Appropriations subcommittee hearing on the importance of investing in the arts
Wynton Marsalis speaks at a House Appropriations subcommittee (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Wynton Marsalis is congratulated by Sheila C. Johnson

Wynton Marsalis is congratulated by Sheila C. Johnson. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)