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  • Marciac 2008 Video: The Septet plays Spiritual Awakening and Superb Starling

    Posted on October 23rd, 2008 in Video | 1

    The Marciac 2008 video series continues with three new video clips filmed on August 6-7, 2008. The following clips will show you the Wynton Marsalis Septet rehearsing a Marcus Roberts’ song entitled: Spiritual Awakening (from the album: Deep in the Shed) and Superb Starling (from Wynton’s album Levee Low Moan). Moreover, we show you also a different take for the song: The Majesty of the Blues. Enjoy…   Keep reading »

  • Marciac 2008 Video: The Septet plays Sunflowers and The Majesty of The Blues

    Posted on October 11th, 2008 in Video | 6

    Our Marciac 2008 video series continues with two new video clips filmed on August 6-7, 2008. The following video clips will show you the Wynton Marsalis Septet rehearsing two great tunes from Wynton’s albums entitled: “The Marciac Suite” and “The Majesty of The Blues”. Septet personnel was: Wynton Marsalis (trumpet); Wycliffe Gordon (trombone); Victor Goines (tenor sax, bass clarinet); Wess “Warmdaddy” Anderson (alto sax); Marcus Roberts (piano); Reginald Veal (bass); Herlin Riley (drums).   Keep reading »

  • Marciac 2008 Video: The Septet plays “Altar Call” and “Son”

    Posted on October 3rd, 2008 in Video | 1

    Our Marciac 2008 video series continues with two new video clips filmed on August 6-7, 2008. The following video clips will show you the Septet rehearsing two great tunes from Wynton’s album: “In This House, On This Morning”. Septet personnel was: Wynton Marsalis (trumpet); Wycliffe Gordon (trombone); Victor Goines (tenor sax, bass clarinet); Wes “WarmDaddy” Anderson (alto sax); Marcus Roberts (piano); Reginald Veal (bass); Herlin Riley (drums).   Keep reading »

  • Marciac 2008 Video: The Septet plays Reflections and Happy Birthday for Marcus Roberts

    Posted on September 19th, 2008 in Video | 9

    On August 6-7, 2008, Wynton was in rehearsal with his Septet for the August 8, 2008, concert in Marciac (France). The first two video-clips we publish today, will take you behind the scenes, during the rehearsals, to appreciate the musicians rehearsing the beautiful music of Thelonious Monk’s “Reflections” and improvising a special version of Happy Birthday for the pianist Marcus Roberts.   Keep reading »

  • Marciac 2008: photos from Master Class and Septet’s concert

    Posted on August 10th, 2008 in Photo | 8

    On August 8, the Wynton Marsalis Septet performed for the concert at Marciac Jazz Festival, starting at 11 pm. Wynton, Wes Anderson, Marcus Roberts, Wycliffe Gordon, Reginald Veal and Victor Goines performed wonderfully on that night. The setlist was: Majesty of the Blues, Free to Be, And the Band Played On, Son, Spiritual Awakening, Green Chimneys, Superb Starling, Altar Call, Sunflowers. Encore: The Death of Jazz, Knozz-Moe-King, Happy Feet Blues. On August 7, Wynton also gave a master class for the new kids at Marciac’s College.   Keep reading »

  • Marciac 2008: photo and setlist for first rehearsal day

    Posted on August 6th, 2008 in Photo | 4

    Today Wynton and his Septet spent their day in Tarbes (France) to rehearse some songs for their August 8, concert at Marciac Jazz Festival 2008. Here you have the set lists of songs they rehearsed:   Keep reading »

  • Wynton is in Marciac with his Septet: Complete schedule

    Posted on August 4th, 2008 in Concerts | 4

    Wynton and his septet arrived today in Marciac to perform at Marciac Jazz Festival 2008. They arrived at Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris early in the morning, and then took a new fly towards the south of France. Following you can find the complete schedule of Wynton’s presence in Marciac. You can also be informed in real time of his activities following him on Twitter. Wynton waits at Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris Wynton Marsalis Septet August 6 - 10:00am – 1:00pm Rehearsal – 1:00pm – 2:30pm Lunch – 2:30pm – 5:30pm Rehearsal August 7 Rehearsal with the Septet - 10:00am-1:00pm Rehearsal – 5:30p- 6:30p…   Keep reading »

  • Download cover artwork for Here…Now

    Posted on July 2nd, 2008 in Music | 3

    Wynton Marsalis’ single “School Boy” from He and She is the Starbucks Pick of the Week! Visit any Starbucks store in the U.S. and Canada between April 28-May 2 and pick up a “Pick of the Week” card to redeem a free digital single of “School Boy” from iTunes. Share it with your friends!   Keep reading »

  • Wynton to play in Marciac 2008 with his Septet, Quintet and Richard Galliano

    Posted on May 9th, 2008 in Concerts | 2

    On August 8 and 13, 2008, Wynton will play at Marciac Jazz Festival with his Septet and Quintet. The first concert will be performed at the Chapiteau by his Septet: Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts (to be confirmed), Reginald Veal, Herlin Riley, Wess Anderson, Wycliffe Gordon and Victor Goines.   Keep reading »

  • Video: Wynton Marsalis Septet in Warsaw 1994

    Posted on March 8th, 2008 in Video | 6

    These old videos come from a concert performed by Wynton and his Septet on November 20, 1994, in Warsaw (Poland). Personnel was: Wynton Marsalis (trumpet), Wycliffe Gordon (trombone), Wes Anderson (alto sax), Victor Goines (tenor sax), Danilo Perez (piano), Ben Wolfe (bass), Herlin Riley (drums):   Keep reading »