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  • Wynton back on stage for the Lincoln Center’s spring gala

    Posted on June 7th, 2006 in Concerts | 2

    Wynton Marsalis played the trumpet on Monday night at the Apollo Theater after a monthlong hiatus caused by a lip inflammation. The occasion was Jazz at Lincoln Center’s fifth annual spring gala, which featured guest performances by Joe Cocker, Tracy Chapman, John Mayer, John Legend and Natalie Merchant. Throughout the evening Wynton was onstage with his septet, which served as a house band.   Keep reading »

  • Latest about Wynton’s lips problem

    Posted on May 1st, 2006 in News | 14

    Due to a recurring inflammation of his lip, Wynton has been advised by his doctor to take several weeks off from playing the trumpet and so regretfully will have to cancel some of his scheduled engagements. It is Wynton’s hope that by resting now, he will avoid having this problem come up again.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton’s lips and the August tour dates

    Posted on August 27th, 2004 in News, Tour | 0

    Due to cellulitis of the lip (inflammation of connective tissue), Wynton’s doctor instructed him not to perform for 30 days. So Wynton’s manager cancelled the August activities so that he can finally take the time needed to heal properly.   Keep reading »

  • Why Wynton cancelled his performance in Montreal

    Posted on July 1st, 2004 in News | 0

    Yesterday Wynton cancelled his performance at the Montreal Jazz Fest because of injury to his lips. Now Wynton is back home. He has seen a doctor who advised him to take it easy for a few days, and he really appreciates everyone’s concern !!!   Keep reading »