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  • Join Wynton for his second Live Q&A on Facebook

    Posted on May 14th, 2009 in CD | 4

    Please join Wynton at 10PM ET, tonight May 14th for his second Live Q&A session. Wynton will answer questions about his latest release, He and She, as well as any questions his fan will want. A new status message will appear at 10PM with a link to the Discussion section, to post your questions. You will find complete instructions on Wynton’s Facebook public profile.   Keep reading »

  • Live Q&A with Wynton Marsalis on Facebook

    Posted on April 6th, 2009 in Interview | 3

    Please join Wynton at 9PM EST on Tuesday, April 7th for a live Q&A session. Wynton will answer questions about his latest release, He and She, as well as questions about any of his past recordings. A new status message will appear at 9PM. Post your questions under that message on his Facebook page from 9 to 9:30.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton was a guest on the Kenny Burns Show

    Posted on February 4th, 2009 in Video | 1

    On January 30, 2009, Wynton was in Atlanta with JLCO to play at Atlanta Symphony Hall. Following the performance, the Collective Renaissance Guild (CRG) privy guests assembled in the Woodruff Arts Center for an exclusive cocktail reception with Wynton and other members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Celebrity personality Kenny Burns moderated a Q&A session about the power of jazz music and its impact on the Hip Hop culture. . Click “Read more” to watch the video from the event… Tune in as Kenny interviews Pulitzer Prize recipient 9 time Grammy award winner Wynton Marsalis   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to give a musical Q&A at Yale University

    Posted on January 26th, 2009 in Interview | 6

    Wynton will hold a “musical Q&A” with Yale History of Art Professor Robert Farris Thompson on February 5 at 4:30 p.m. at Yale University, in the United Church on the Green (Corner of Temple & Elm Streets New Haven, CT). The event is free and open to the public. Wynton is visiting Yale University as a Chubb Fellow.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton discuss about jazz with Ethan Iverson

    Posted on December 15th, 2008 in Interview | 5

    Last August, pianist Ethan Iverson sat down with Wynton and started working on the following collection of posts. Contents include: Interview with Wynton Marsalis (Part one): Detailed discussion with audio clips of Wynton’s latest major opus, Congo Square, a two-CD set combining the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and Odadaa! (the West African drum ensemble led by Yacub Addy). Interview with Wynton Marsalis (Part two): A casual blindfold test of classic trumpet solos including Wynton’s decoding of improvising procedures on the legendary “Knozz-Moe-King” from Live at Blues Alley. This section also includes general thoughts on race and education from…   Keep reading »