Wynton performs Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue

Posted on November 9th, 2006 in Concerts | Tags: george gershwin, jazz at lincoln center, jazz at lincoln center orchestra

On November 16, 17, 18 at Rose Theater, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, the American Composers Orchestra with special guest conductor Steven Sloane and pianist Marcus Roberts perform Gershwin’s groundbreaking Rhapsody in Blue, and then underscore vocal performances of Nelson Riddle’s finest arrangements from the Gershwin songbook.
The evening includes music by Charles Mingus and John Lewis and closes as the ACO’s Music Alive Composer in Residence Derek Bermel brings his innovative vision to an exciting new work.

More info about tickets on JALC web site