Wynton and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra remember September 11

Jazz at Lincoln Center will join the City of New York and the nation in remembering the heroes and victims of September 11th. The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra (LCJO) with J@LC Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis will perform in a special concert on September 11, 2002 at 7pm on the Great Lawn of Central Park as part of the City of New York’s official events commemorating this tragedy.

The LCJO will present the Duke Ellington classic “A Tone Parallel to Harlem” in the concert also featuring the Orchestra of St. Luke’s and the Stuyvesant High School Choir.

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  1. Hello Mr. Marsalis,
    I had the pleasure of meeting your son, Wynton Marsalis Jr. at Claremont College in California over the holiday, and I want to congratulate you and your family for raising such a bright child, polite, and unspoiled.
    I work with a philanthropist, Walter Carsen with the National Ballet of Canada, and Wynton Marsalis Jr. is certainly well informed musically, and our conversation most rewarding.
    Again, what a pleasure it was to make his aquintance, and all the best for his future.
    I have subscribed to your newsletter, to become better informed with your musical program and future events.
    All in all, keep up the good work and best wishes for a brilliant 2008!
    yours truly
    Andrea Walters

    Andrea Walters on Dec 26th, 2007 at 11:25am

  2. Thank you for representing the souls of 9/11 as well as Katrina with your tribute at Ground Zero on Sept 11, 2006.

    Edward Locher on Dec 25th, 2007 at 8:35pm