Wynton Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln C...

Wynton Marsalis and Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to interpret the ...

Musician, composer and bandleader Wynton Marsalis performs during the Louis Armstrong Stadium Dedication Ceremony at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Aug. 22 in New York City. For someone with sterling credentials - a Pulitzer Prize, nine Grammy Awards, two Emmy nominations, a National Medal of Arts, National Humanities Medal, Down Beat Hall of Fame, 7 million albums sold worldwide, a reputation for working tirelessly with young musicians in countless workshops and master classes - it is rather surprising that Wynton Marsalis only wanted to talk about one thing.

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