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  • Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite in Newark and Waterbury

    Posted on December 12th, 2007 in Concerts | 2

    On December 14 and 15, Wynton and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO) will perform the Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn arrangment of Nutcraker Suite in Newark and Waterbury. Check the tour section for venue address and more info about tickets. Feel free to comment here if you attend the performance and want to share your opinions and photos with Wynton and the other fans.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to perform for Movado 60 years of Modern Design

    Posted on October 20th, 2007 in Concerts | 8

    On October 24, 2007, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m, Wynton will perform at Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum (2 East 91st Street, New York) for the Special Exhibit of Nathan George Horwitt Archives and Tribute to Museum Watch Dial. He will play with the piano player Jonathan Batiste from New Orleans. The event is promoted by Movado, in partnership with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum and Baryshnikov Arts Center, to celebrate 60 years of modern design and the 2007 Future Legends Awards recipients. Wynton performing during the 2007 Future Legends Awards at Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum. (AP Photo…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to play at Feinstein’s

    Posted on June 10th, 2007 in Concerts | 1

    On June 12, 2007, Wynton will sit-in on a couple of numbers with Michael Feinstein at Feinstein’s. He will play: “I Got It Bad and That Ain’t Good” and “It Don’t Mean a Thing If It Ain’t Got that Swing”. In his return to his Park Avenue digs, Michael Feinstein combines a touching and heartfelt tribute to Bobby Short with his usual high-octane performance style. Both cabaret legends built careers on an enthusiastic dedication to entertaining the patrons, and “Celebrating Bobby Short” entertains while celebrating. At 8:30 pm, Feinstein’s at Loews Regency, 540 Park Avenue, NY.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton at Governor Eliott Spitzer’s Birthday Celebration

    Posted on June 6th, 2007 in Concerts | 0

    On June 7, 2007, Wynton will perform at Governor Eliott Spitzer’s Birthday Celebration and Fundraiser with his quintet. The private concert will take place at 6:30pm at the Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers, Pier 61, Hudson River at West 21st Street, New York.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton will play for Anthony Foxx

    Posted on June 4th, 2007 in Concerts | 2

    Tomorrow, June 5 2007, Wynton will perform at “A Midsummer Night’s Swing”, an event to support Anthony Foxx for re-election to the Charlotte City Council At-Large. The concert will take place at McGlohon Theater, Spirit Square – 345 North College Street, Charlotte, North Carolina. Pre-concert reception at 6:00 pm, Concert: 8:00 pm. More info about tickets.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton will play at “Good Night, Alice” Gala

    Posted on April 16th, 2007 in Concerts | 0

    On Monday, April 30, the lights go down in Alice Tully Hall for the last time this year. When they come up in late 2008 for Lincoln Center’s 50th anniversary season, the nearly 40-year-old hall will have a brand-new look. But, the musical mandate established by its founder will endure. To mark this transformation, there will be a gala concert on April 30, titled “Good Night, Alice,” that celebrates Alice Tully Hall’s remarkable past and illustrious future. The evening, which will raise funds for redevelopment efforts, honors the acclaimed broadcast journalist Tom Brokaw, who will also serve as master of ceremonies.…   Keep reading »

  • Wynton in Benefit for the Paramount Center

    Posted on December 27th, 2006 in Concerts | 2

    On January 27, 2007, the Wynton Marsalis Quintet will play for a winter fundraising concert at Paramounth Center for the Arts   Keep reading »

  • Wynton at Yono’s Bayou Café grand opening

    Posted on December 5th, 2006 in Concerts | 0

    On Sunday, December 3 Wynton was in Philadelphia to play with his quintet for the Grand Opening of Yono’s Bayou Café. He is a childhood friend of Melanie Marchand, the businesswoman behind the “Yono Bayou Café.”   Keep reading »

  • Photos about Wynton playing in Moscow

    Posted on November 18th, 2006 in Concerts, Photo | 0

    In mid-October, Wynton played at the USA Embassy in Moscow with the Igor Butman Big Band. Thanks to our friend Liz Kozodoy we can publish some exciting photos from the event.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to perform Live at Feel The Beat: A Concert for CPR Awareness

    Posted on September 21st, 2006 in Concerts | 0

    A line-up of extraordinary jazz and classical artists including multi-Grammy winner, Wynton Marsalis, violin virtuoso Mark O’Connor’s and Appalachian Waltz Trio, multi-instrumentalist rising, jazz star Ted Nash and Odeon, outstanding trombonist Wycliffe Gordon and special guests will perform at Feel The Beat: A Concert for CPR Awareness. A benefit concert to raise funds for the Feel the Beat School Program, which teaches high school students life-saving CPR technique, the event will take place on Sunday, October 1 at 12:00 Noon at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will proclaim October 1 CPR Awareness Day of NYC. …   Keep reading »