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JLCO with Wynton Marsalis in New York

JLCO with Wynton Marsalis
Event The World of Duke Ellington: Jazz at Lincoln Center’s 2015 Gala
Ensemble JLCO with Wynton Marsalis
Date Wednesday, April 29th, 2015
Time 7:00pm
Venue Rose Theater
Address Broadway at 60th Street
Location New York, NY, United States

Jazz at Lincoln Center will host its annual Spring Gala in Frederick P. Rose Hall on Wednesday, April 29th. This year we are celebrating the indomitable spirit of swing in an evening titled “The World of Duke Ellington.” Host Michael Keaton will join the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and Wynton Marsalis along with special guests Tony Bennett, Pastor Shirley Caesar, Jonathan Batiste, Christian McBride, Adriane Lenox, Dick Hyman, and Melissa Aldana for an unforgettable performance.

The evening will also honor Jazz at Lincoln Center Board Chairman Robert J. Appel with the Ed Bradley Award for Leadership in Jazz, and Wendy Oxenhorn, Vice Chairman and Executive Director of the Jazz Foundation of America with the Ashley Schiff Ramos Community Development in Jazz Award.

Live webcast on: wyntonmarsalis.org/live

Personnel

Setlist

  1. Old Man Blues (JLCO with Dancers)
  2. Night Time (Jon Batiste, Carlos Henriquez, Ali Jackson & Joe Saylor)
  3. Jack the Bear (JLCO with Christian McBride)
  4. Limbo Jazz (JLCO with Baqir Abbas)
  5. In My Solitude (JLCO with Tony Bennett)
  6. Take the A Train (JLCO with Dancers)
  7. Rocks in My Bed (JLCO with Adriane Lenox)
  8. Come Sunday (JLCO with Pastor Shirley Caesar)
  9. Happy Go Lucky Local (Essentially Ellington Alumni Band)
  10. Tonk (Dick Hyman, solo piano)
  11. Mood Indigo (JLCO with Joe Temperley & Melissa Aldana)
  12. Rockin’ in Rhythm (JLCO)