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  1. Sneak peek of Jazz at Lincoln Center's 'World on A String: Swinging Songs of Broadway'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 14 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    'The House of Swing' is paying homage to Broadway composers this weekend with original arrangements of stage classics. At the helm of Jazz at Lincoln Center, Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis.


  2. Wynton Marsalis Among Lineup for #0th Annual TD Toronto Jazz FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Celebrating its 30th anniversary this summer, the TD Toronto Jazz Festival announces its lineup, running from June 24 - July 3, 2016. "We're excited every year for the Festival, but this year feels extra special - our 30th anniversary is a great time to pause and reflect on 30 years of the TD Toronto Jazz Festival," states Artistic Director, Josh Grossman.


  3. Architecture of AcousticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 19 | Warsaw Voice

    ... will include the Vienna and London Philharmonic orchestras, Chinese pianist Lang Lang and jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis. The National Forum of Music will also be a new home for the Wroc3aw Philharmonic, the leopoldinum Chamber Orchestra and the ...


  4. The 9% SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 19 | All About Jazz

    ... and expected to riff a few choruses? Or even asked what in the hell "riff" and "chorus" mean? While Wynton Marsalis assails them unmercifully for not swinging it like Louis did? Note to creatively bankrupt TV programmers: I was being facetious, not ...


  5. Chicagoan Henry Threadgill wins a Pulitzer Prize for musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... to the great composer William Schuman for his "Secular Cantata No. 2, A Free Song." Not until 1997, when Wynton Marsalis' "Blood on the Fields" became the first jazz composition to win a Pulitzer (I served on that jury), did classical music yield to ...


  6. Grammy-winning drummer to headline Allentown Jazz Fest night at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 15 | The Morning Call

    ... 2000's "Contemporary Jazz." In all, he appeared on 17 of Marsalis' recordings. Watts also played on three of Wynton Marsalis' Grammy-winning discs, all for Best Jazz Instrumental Performance - Group, for 1986's "Black Codes From The Underground," ...


  7. Jazz Prodigy Matt Wong At Studio Trilogy In San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 13 | Mi2n

    ... by Jazz at Lincoln Center, Wong won the student composition and arranging contest. He was introduced by Wynton Marsalis and conducted the performance of his piece by the Jazz At Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. He currently attends the Manhattan ...


  8. A Conversation with Wynton MarsalisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 12 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    Charlotte welcomes a week of jazz as the Charlotte Jazz Festival launches Monday April 18 and runs through Saturday April 23. More than a dozen performances, workshops, late night jams, a youth competition and even a jazz brunch are offered at venues in and around the Levine Center for the Arts campus. Origins of the festival extend back to a 2012 meeting in New York City between then-Charlotte mayor Anthony Foxx, former Arts & Science Council President Scott Provancher and Wynton Marsalis, artistic and music director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.


  9. Jazz At Lincoln Center Nominated For Best Cultural Blog/Website And...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 12 | Mi2n

    ... our Creative, Audience Development and Technology teams recognized and celebrated by The Webby Awards," said Wynton Marsalis, Managing and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center. "Our ability to work together (across our organization) as ...


  10. "Great Gatsby" at Eugene Ballet Company, April 10, 2016Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 10 | Eugene Weekly

    ... with swing, Charleston and partner work that echoes the innovation of the creative times. Set to music by Wynton Marsalis, the full-length work pulses like a pot on simmer, that slowly comes to a rolling boil, heating up with intrigue and the ...


  11. Alan Gilbert to Lead New York Philharmonic's Tribute to Kurt Masur, 5/30Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... from Music Director Alan Gilbert ; trumpet player and Jazz at Lincoln Center artistic and managing director Wynton Marsalis , who will also perform; and baritone Thomas Hampson , who will also perform. The free concert will take place on Monday, May ...


  12. Don Cheadle Refuses To Travel Without His TrumpetRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 10 | WENN Blog

    Don Cheadle never leaves home without the trumpet jazz great Wynton Marsalis gave him as he prepared to play Miles Davis on film. The Hotel Rwanda star directed Miles Ahead from his own script and plays jazz legend Davis in the new biopic, and he admits the famous trumpeter's spirit rubbed off on him and now he can't go anywhere without his instrument.


  13. Stage Tube: Jeremy Jordan Brings Newsies Back to Broadway at DisasterRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... season of NBC's SMASH. He starred in the special Encores! event A Bed and a Chair- Stephen Sondheim and Wynton Marsalis 's new musical event featuring Sondheim's music arranged and performed by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton ...


  14. Ken Burns on Why We Need Jackie Robinson More Than EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | RollingStone

    ... integrated swimming pools, discrimination in housing and hiring. Race is a big part of our history. I asked Wynton Marsalis about this in the Jazz series , and he said, "Race is the thing in a mythology that a kingdom needs to be well." It's always ...


  15. JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | KQED

    "Jazz music objectifies America," says trumpeter Wynton Marsalis at the outset of Ken Burns' 10-part documentary. "It's an art form that can give us a painless way of understanding ourselves."


  16. Television Review Ken Burns' - Jackie Robinson' shows baseball in black and whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 6 | Boston.com

    ... - like Shelby Foote in Burns's "The Civil War" (1990), Buck O'Neil in Burns's "Baseball" (1994), and Wynton Marsalis in Burns's "Jazz" (2001). As befits the continuity of both American history and Burns's ongoing retelling of it, O'Neil pops up in ...


  17. Wynton Marsalis in ChautauquaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 6 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    Wynton Marsalis and Geoffrey C. Ward will close the week, and the season, with a discussion of the week's programming and the importance of jazz in American life and culture.


  18. PopMatters: An Interview With Jazz Master Wynton MarsalisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 6 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... The Tonight Show. However, just as pop music has just a select few giants who are household names, jazz has Wynton Marsalis. People who don't know or don't think they like jazz recognize his name. Inside the art, he and his organization, Jazz at ...


  19. Wynton Marsalis's Spaces, Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 5 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    With Spaces, Wynton Marsalis has created a jazz Carnival of the Animals. The trumpeter-composer conjures a snake from the slide of trombone, the shimmer of cymbal and the snare drum's dry tick.


  20. Juilliard Jazz Presents "The Music of Thelonious Monk"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    Juilliard Jazz presents "The Music of Thelonious Monk" performed by the Juilliard Jazz Orchestra , conducted by Wynton Marsalis , director of Juilliard Jazz, with guest pianist Helen Sung , also a member of the Juilliard Jazz faculty, on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 7:30pm in Alice Tully Hall. Tickets for the Juilliard Jazz Orchestra concert are $30 and available at events.juilliard.edu .