Wynton and JLCO celebrate The Legends of Blue Note
Wynton and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO) will debut big band arrangements of tunes by some of Blue Note Records’ seminal albums from 1939 to the late ’60s in a concert event entitled “The Legends of Blue Note” on April 26, 27 & 28 at 8pm in Rose Theater at Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City.
The Legends of Blue Note will feature the critically acclaimed big band performing music from Lee Morgan’s Cornbread, Horace Silver’s Songs For My Father, Herbie Hancock’s Maiden Voyage and many more recordings from the renowned record label.
Ticket information and other details are available on the Jazz at Lincoln Center website.
Go look for it in the radio archives at www.jalc.org
Selections from the concert were featured in their weekly radio broadcast. You can hear it steaming online from the jazz at lincoln center website.
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Karen on Dec 12th, 2008 at 2:34pm
Is there a recording of this concert somewhere? Will another one like it be scheduled again soon?
Big Band Charts on Dec 12th, 2008 at 3:16am