Jazz at Lincoln Center announced a full-scale celebration of New Orleans from the Big Easy to the Big Apple.Keep reading »
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO) with Wynton Marsalis will perform free events for people of all ages, including concerts, master classes, clinics, and workshops during a weeklong residency in New Orleans from April 17-23.
The residency is in conjunction with the state of Louisiana and in partnership with the French Quarter Festival in New Orleans.
On March 15, Wynton is coming to Lancaster County to join the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra in concert at the American Music Theatre at 7:30 p.mKeep reading »
The concert will benefit St. James Episcopal Church’s Anchorage breakfast program for the poor and homeless in Downtown Lancaster and the Orchestra’s Sound Discovery educational programs.
Wynton Marsalis walked onto the stage at Moravian College’s Foy Hall Monday morning and saw a familiar sight: a packed house. Keep reading »
About 30 students were given a renewed sense of inspiration, Friday after an hourlong class at the Eastman School of Music with Wynton.Keep reading »
Students from the School of the Arts, Hochstein Music School, Eastman School of Music jazz department and Eastman’s Community Education Division came together to be conducted and coached by Wynton.
Based on the popular concert series of the same name, this multimedia jazz appreciation curriculum is designed for upper elementary/middle school students and beyond.Keep reading »
Perfect for music and non-music educators alike, the curriculum explores core concepts and major figures in jazz through accessible, interactive lessons that demonstrate the exuberant, rich cultural heritage and definitive musical elements inherent in jazz.