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Wynton Marsalis in Washington

Wynton Marsalis
Ensemble Wynton Marsalis
Date Monday, June 15th, 2009
Time 11:00am
Event Type Masterclass
Event Name White House Music Series: The Jazz Studio
Venue East Room at The White House
Address 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Location Washington, DC, United States

First Lady Michelle Obama will introduce the White House Music Series which will feature artists of all ages who will perform, educate and interact with young people. The series will begin with the Jazz Studio on Monday followed by country and classical music events this summer and fall.
On Monday, June 15th, 150 students will participate in classes led by jazz experts including Wynton, Branford and Ellis Marsalis. They will then attend a concert featuring jazz greats, Paquito D’Rivera and child protégés Tony Madruga with his ensemble…