Wynton to perform for Ed Bradley at Riverside Church in Morningside Heights

Legendary New York journalist Ed Bradley will be laid to rest Tuesday morning.
Many of Bradley’s closest friends are expected to attend the service at Riverside Church in Morningside Heights, including 60 Minutes creator Don Hewitt.

Wynton Marsalis, Jimmy Buffett and R-and-B singer Aaron Neville will perform tributes to honor the late jazz lover.

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  1. hey wynton did a tribute to James Black on may 29 2003..
    it air on pbs “i think” does anyone know where to obtain a copy…..

    angelo on Dec 4th, 2007 at 10:29pm

  2. Hi. I would like to know what was the french term that Wynton Marsalis used to describe ed bradley during his tribute to him at the memorial service.

    Quinsetta M Dupart on Nov 23rd, 2007 at 5:57pm

  3. Yes, I would also like to know if their version of “Black and Tan Fantasy” is available. Whatever escapes words on occasions such as this, they were able to capture in this song–simply amazing!!

    Tanetta on Dec 4th, 2006 at 9:51pm

  4. The song Wynton, Victor and Cyrus played in front of the church was “Back and Tan Fantasy”; or rather, a spectacular, innovative, highly imaginative, virtuostic and emotionally wrenching version of Duke’s song.


    Jurzy Girl on Nov 26th, 2006 at 7:48am

  5. Do you know the song that Wynton Marsalis played at Ed Bradley’d memorial service? Not the one that he played coming down the aisle, but the one that was played in the front of the church. A video of Wynton’s comments is available at the CBS Nwes wesbite. Thanks.

    joe romer on Nov 22nd, 2006 at 1:13am