|Ensemble||Wynton Marsalis Nonet|
|Date||Saturday, November 12th, 2022|
|Event Type||Gala / Concert|
|Event Name||Portrait of a Nation Gala|
|Venue||National Portrait Gallery|
|Address||8th St NW & G St NW|
|Location||Washington, DC, United States|
|Venue Phone||+1 202-633-8300|
The 2022 Portrait of a Nation Gala – an elegant and uplifting night – will honor seven remarkable individuals for their transformational impact on the nation’s history, development, and culture.
The honorees embody creativity, individuality, excellence, and service to the people of our country. They receive the Portrait of a Nation Award from distinguished presenters, each of whom has a meaningful connection to the honorees.
The 2022 honorees are: Serena Williams, Venus Williams, José Andrés, Clive Davis, Ava DuVernay, Marian Wright Edelman, and Dr. Anthony Fauci.
- Philip Norris – bass
- Sean Mason – piano
- Jason Marsalis – drums
- Taurien “TJ” Reddick – drums
- Marcus Printup – trumpet
- Victor Goines – tenor sax, soprano sax, clarinet, bass clarinet
- Chris Crenshaw – trombone
- Vincent Gardner – trombone
- Little Liza Jane
- Second Line
- Cherokee (quartet)