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  • First impression of the italian tour dates with Wynton and the Septet

    Posted on July 29th, 2003 in Concerts, Septet, Special report, Tour | 0

    We are just came back after the four italian dates of the Wynton Marsalis Septet. The concerts has been fantastic and we have a lot of photos and videos to publish on this fan club. The 14 years old Francesco Cafiso, left people speechless playing also a duet with Cassandra Wilson at the Blue Note in Milan. Wynton told us: “I never heard anyone play jazz like him at that age. Never” We also had the possibility to listen to some new upcoming Wynton’s CDs. (The Magic Hour…) They are simply amazing ! Stay tuned please, we will publish the italian…   Keep reading »

  • The Wynton Marsalis Septet in Spain

    Posted on July 14th, 2003 in Concerts, Septet, Tour | 2

    Wynton with his Septet is now in Spain for 4 dates. They will play tomorrow, July 15, at Vitoria for the Festival de jazz de Vitoria-Gasteiz. On July 16, they will play at the Auditori in Barcelona. On July 17, they will play at the Palau de la Musica in Valencia, and on July 18 at Festival Internacional de Jazz in San Javier. The tour personnel for the summer 2003 European tour is: Wynton Marsalis (Trumpet) Wessell “Warmdaddy” Anderson (Alto and Sopranino Saxophones) Victor Goines (Tenor and Soprano Saxophones and Clarinet and Bass Clarinet) Ronald Westray (Trombone) Aaron Diehl (Piano) Reginald Veal (Bass) Herlin Riley (Drums)   Keep reading »

  • Wynton is playing in Berlin

    Posted on July 11th, 2003 in Concerts, Septet, Tour | 0

    Wynton Marsalis with his Septet is now playing in Berlin at the Soultrane Jazz Club. He performed yesterday and will perform tonight also. Tomorrow night the Septet will be at the at The Hague (Netherlands) for the North Sea Jazz Festival   Keep reading »

  • The young Francesco Cafiso will play with Wynton in Europe

    Posted on July 7th, 2003 in Concerts, Septet, Tour | 0

    The young italian alto-saxophone player, Francesco Cafiso (14 years old !), will play with the Wynton Marsalis Septet during the European tour. Francesco Cafiso is from Sicily and is a wonderful jazz musician. Wynton listened to him for the first time playing before his concert with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra in Pescara, last year, on July 17 2002, and was astonished by the performance of that young italian boy. Good luck Francesco !   Keep reading »

  • Revised tour schedule for Wynton Marsalis Septet

    Posted on July 4th, 2003 in Concerts, Septet, Tour | 0

    We have an updated tour schedule for Wynton and his Septet touring Europe from July 5 to August 9. Check the updates in our tour section   Keep reading »

  • Europe tour dates for the Wynton Marsalis Septet

    Posted on May 30th, 2003 in Concerts, Septet, Tour | 0

    This summer, Wynton with his septet will tour Europe from July 5 to August 9. He will play in Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Luxembourg, England, Scotland and France. Check out our tour section for the updated schedule.   Keep reading »

  • Wynton Marsalis: Interview by Ted Panken

    Posted on April 14th, 1997 in Profiles & Interviews | 0

    The Reigning Genius of Jazz to his admirers, the Emperor With No Clothes to his debunkers, Wynton Marsalis has attracted public attention and provoked ferociously divergent responses like few musicians in the music’s history. Since his emergence in the early 1980’s as a trumpet virtuoso and composer-bandleader, the result of Marsalis’ choice and treatment of material and his penchant for salty public statements is a public persona akin to a massive lightning rod or magnet that absorbs and repels the roiling opinions and attitudes informing the contemporary Jazz zeitgeist.   Keep reading »