Wynton performs in Toronto tonight

Posted on June 19th, 2003 in Concerts, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Tour | Tags: concerts, jazz at lincoln center orchestra, tour

The du Maurier Downtown Jazz Festival doesn’t officially begin until tomorrow, but tonight’s show by the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis at the Hummingbird Centre is surely an appropriately swinging kickoff. The festival has been hanging in for 17 years now, despite funding crises, sponsorship snags, SARS fears and perennial complaints about the lineup, which often pales in comparison with its Montreal counterpart.

More info on Toronto Jazz web site