Wynton on Congo Square at Tavis Smiley Show

Posted on June 23rd, 2007 in Articles, Congo Square, Review, Transcript, TV show, Video | Tags: articles, congo square, review, transcript, tv show, video

On June 20, Wynton appeared on “Tavis Smiley” to help promote his new CD, Congo Square. During the interview, Wynton and Tavis Smiley discussed Wynton’s passion for education as he is the co-founder and artistic director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Program. Wynton also talked about his new album. He described it as “We are rejoining with the spirit of African Music.”.
Congo Square concert in Grand Rapids has been reviewed by mLive , and the performance in Vail has an article by the Vail Daily. Wynton also spoked with the Denver Post about his upcoming concert in Denver on June 25. Check the upcoming dates of Congo Square in our tour section.

If you have problems playing the above video, you can download the complete video of the interview. (Right click the link to save the file on your hard disk – Windows Media Player needed – 38.5 mb).

Audio only and transcript of the interview is also available at Tavis Smiley Show web site.