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Uptown Blues: Ellington at 100 - JLCO with Wynton Marsalis and the New York Philharmonic

April 7, 1999
Avery Fisher Hall – New York

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra presents its first-ever collaboration with the New York Philharmonic, “Uptown Blues: Ellington at 100.” Wynton Marsalis and Kurt Masur take turns leading their orchestras in alternating movements of Grieg’s “Peer Gynt Suite” and Ellington’s jazz arrangement of the same work.

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