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  • Wynton and JALC introduce the Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame

    Posted on September 30th, 2004 in News

    Jazz at Lincoln Center tonight will celebrate the dedication of the Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame and the official induction of its inaugural class of members.
    Located within the new home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, Frederick P. Rose Hall, the Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame, which interactively immerses visitors in the lives and artistry of jazz greats, was named by Jazz at Lincoln Center Board member Ahmet Ertegun and his wife, Mica, in honor of his late brother and Atlantic Records partner Nesuhi Ertegun.

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  • Wynton’s grandfather dies at 96

    Posted on September 22nd, 2004 in News

    Ellis L. Marsalis Sr., the patriarch of a family of world famous jazz musicians, including his grandson Wynton, has died. He was 96.
    A funeral was set for Thursday for Marsalis, who died Sunday.

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  • Wynton’s lips and the August tour dates

    Posted on August 27th, 2004 in News

    Due to cellulitis of the lip (inflammation of connective tissue), Wynton’s doctor instructed him not to perform for 30 days.
    So Wynton’s manager cancelled the August activities so that he can finally take the time needed to heal properly.

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  • Why Wynton cancelled his performance in Montreal

    Posted on July 1st, 2004 in News

    Yesterday Wynton cancelled his performance at the Montreal Jazz Fest because of injury to his lips.
    Now Wynton is back home. He has seen a doctor who advised him to take it easy for a few days, and he really appreciates everyone’s concern !!!

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  • Wynton played at Ray Charles funeral

    Posted on June 23rd, 2004 in News | 1

    Friends of Ray Charles sent the late singer off on a high note.
    Wynton Marsalis, B.B. King, Glen Campbell, and Stevie Wonder performed musical tributes to Charles, who died last week at 73, during a joyous funeral service at the First African Methodist Episcopal Church (Los Angeles).

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  • Wynton talks on WBGO Jazz Radio Station

    Posted on March 8th, 2004 in News

    Gary Walker, morning host on WBGO (88.3 FM), talks with Wynton Marsalis at 9 a.m. tomorrow.

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  • Wynton playing in Ted Nash’s album

    Posted on December 17th, 2003 in News

    Wynton played on four tunes in Still Evolved, Ted Nash’s new album.

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  • Wynton will be honored with the IAJE President’s Award

    Posted on November 26th, 2003 in News

    The 4th Annual International Assosiation for Jazz Education Gala Dinner, scheduled for Wednesday, January 21, at the New York Sheraton Hotel, will honor Jazz at Lincoln Center Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis with the IAJE President’s Award.

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  • Wynton Marsalis’ playlist on Apple music store

    Posted on November 11th, 2003 in News

    We noticed that Wynton’s personal playlist is on the Apple iTunes Music Store.
    The new celebrity playlist features personal playlists created by several popular featured artists includes Wynton Marsalis, Michelle Branch, Dave Brubeck, Billy Corgan, Counting Crows, Sheryl Crow, Missy Elliott, Ben Folds, Herbie Hancock, Jack Johnson, Kenna, Moby, Mark Ronson, Seal, Sting and Michael Stipe.

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  • Wynton plays in Branford Marsalis’ new album

    Posted on September 11th, 2003 in News

    On Romare Bearden Revealed, Branford Marsalis celebrates the life and works of the artist Romare Bearden.

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