|Event||Presidential Centennial Guest Series|
|Ensemble||Wynton Marsalis Quintet|
|Date||Monday, October 22nd, 2012|
|Time||7:00pm – 8:15pm|
|Venue||Loyola University New Orleans|
|Address||6363 St. Charles Avenue|
|Location||New Orleans, LA, United States|
|Venue Phone||(504) 861-5883|
|Admission||$10 and up|
Wynton Marsalis is an internationally acclaimed musician, composer, bandleader, educator and a leading advocate of American culture. He is the world’s first jazz artist to perform and compose across the full jazz spectrum from its New Orleans roots to bebop to modern jazz.
By creating and performing an expansive range of brilliant new music for quartets to big bands, chamber music ensembles to symphony orchestras, tap dance to ballet, Marsalis has expanded the vocabulary for jazz and created a vital body of work that places him among the world’s finest musicians and composers.
In addition to the evening concert, Marsalis will present a masterclass for Loyola students.
Ticket Prices – Loyola Students: $10; Loyola Faculty and Staff: $15; Reserved Seating/General Admission: $25; Preferred Seating: $40; Preferred Seating with Artist’s Reception after the Concert: $75.
Free parking is available in the West Road garage located on West Road and accessible from St. Charles Avenue.