Wynton interviewed by Talk of the Nation and Leonard Lopate Show

Posted on September 4th, 2008 in Interview | Tags: blues, interview, moving to higher ground, new york, swing

Wynton is giving interviews to the main radio and TV, these days, for the presentation of his new book “Moving to Higher Ground: How Jazz Can Change Your Life”. You can listen to his interview online for Talk of the Nation and for The Leonard Lopate Show (also downloadable in MP3).
Following, you can enjoy some photos from the book discussion and signing at Barnes & Noble, on September 2, 2008.
The book is available online from Amazon.com

Wynton at Barnes & Noble to discuss and sign his new book
Wynton at Barnes & Noble to discuss and sign his new book (Photo: Frank Stewart)

Wynton at Barnes & Noble to discuss and sign his new book
Wynton at Barnes & Noble to discuss and sign his new book (Photo: Frank Stewart)

Wynton at Barnes & Noble to discuss and sign his new book
Wynton at Barnes & Noble to discuss and sign his new book (Photo: Frank Stewart)

Moving to Higher Ground: How can Jazz change your life

Table of Contents

Introduction
“Now That’s Jazz”

CHAPTER ONE
Discovering the Joy of Swinging (page 3 – free download in PDF)

CHAPTER TWO
Speaking the Language of Jazz (page 21)

CHAPTER THREE
Everybody’s Music: The Blues (page 47)

CHAPTER FOUR
What it Takes – and How it Feels – to Play (page 63)

CHAPTER FIVE
The Great Coming-Together (page 87)

CHAPTER SIX
Lessons from the Masters (page 109)

CHAPTER SEVEN
That Thing with No Name (page 157)