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Wynton Marsalis in East Lansing

Wynton Marsalis
Ensemble Wynton Marsalis
Date Monday, September 22nd, 2008
Time 7:30pm
Event Type Concert
Tour Lecture: Moving to Higher Ground: How Jazz Can Change Your Life
Venue Cobb Great Hall at Wharton Center for Performing Arts
Address 750 E Shaw Ln
Location East Lansing, MI, United States
Admission $20

An advocate, educator and cultural leader, Marsalis is committed to improving people’s lives through music, and his contributions to the arts paint a portrait of his character and humanity. He is internationally respected as a teacher and spokesman for music education, having received honorary degrees from 29 of the nation’s leading academic institutions, including Columbia, Brown, Princeton, and Yale universities.
Wynton’s lecture will focus on the topics covered in his new book “Moving to Higher Ground: How Jazz Can Change Your Life.”


Tickets for World View are free to MSU Faculty, Staff and Students. Free tickets will be available beginning August 25, 2008 at the Wharton Center box office only.