Wynton explains: What is a Jazz Singer ?

On April 4-5, 2008, Wynton hosts the final concert in Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Jazz for Young People series of the 2007-08 season titled, “What is a Jazz Singer?”
Vocalists Carla Cook and Gregory Porter share the secrets behind the vocal stylings of Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and others in an interactive family-friendly concert.
On April 4, the concert will take place on 10 AM and 12 PM at Apollo Theater, while on April 5 it will take place on 12 PM and 2 PM at Rose Hall.
Tickets are $12, $17 and $32 and are available at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Box Office on Broadway at 60th Street, by calling CenterCharge at (212) 721-6500 or on

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  1. Thanks for writing this.

    Ownah on Oct 22nd, 2008 at 2:16am

  2. This was the best field trip i have ever been on. i took a sick day from my own job as a teacher to accompany my son Osaze’s 5th grade class to this concert. I thoroughly enjoyed every moment of it! I cant wait for next year.

    michelle George on Apr 6th, 2008 at 10:20pm

  3. Carla Cook sang at Dizzy’s with Cyrus Chestnut two weeks ago. She kept us going late into Saturday night. She hosted a sing along for the audience, our line was “Put a little love in your heart”. Put a little love, put a little love…

    Karen on Mar 28th, 2008 at 12:22am