Wynton explains: What is New Orleans Jazz ?

Posted on November 30th, 2005 in Concerts | Tags: apollo theater, jazz at lincoln center, jazz for young people, new orleans, new york

Jazz for Young People: What is New Orleans Jazz?, hosted by Wynton Marsalis, will feature musicians performing and offering school age children the opportunity to learn about the birthplace of jazz.
In this engaging narrative performance, Wynton stirs up the musical melting pot that gave us jazz. Everyone is invited to stomp, clap, and sing along to the polyphony of New Orleans jazz.

“Jazz for Young People: What is New Orleans Jazz?” takes place on December 2 at 10:00am and 12:15pm at the Apollo Theater for school groups (tickets: $8/student) and will continue on December 3 at 12:00pm and 2:00pm at Frederick P. Rose Hall at Broadway at 60th St. (tickets: $10, $15, $30).
More info about tickets on www.jalc.org