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Wynton Marsalis in Providence

Virtual Event
Wynton Marsalis
Ensemble Wynton Marsalis
Date Thursday, January 14th, 2021
Time 5:30pm
Event Type Conversation / Virtual Event
Event Name The Democracy! Suite – Activating the Jazz Community to Affect Social Change
Venue FirstWorks
Address 235 Promenade St Suite 130
Location Providence, RI, United States
Venue Phone +1 401-421-4278

Recently performed by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet as the finale for FirstWorks Urban Carnevale, The Democracy! Suite was written by Marsalis amidst the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. A response to the political, social, and economic struggles facing our nation, the Suite’s unique repertoire celebrates jazz’s embodiment of freedom and democracy and aims to entertain, inspire, and uplift audiences with the full vigor, vision, and depth of America’s music.


This Zoom conversation is free, spots are limited and pre-registration is required.