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  1. Cuban high school jazz band makes U.S. debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | CBS News

    A group of high school music students from Cuba made history this week when they performed in New York City. And when its led by Wynton Marsalis , it's the opportunity of a lifetime -- especially for high school musicians from Cuba.

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  2. Cuban high school jazz band makes American debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | CBS News

    A group of high school students from Cuba were in N.Y. this past week for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: taking a master class with jazz master, Wynton Marsalis. On Tuesday, they made their American debut.

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  3. Impressionistic Miles Ahead a jazzy riff on musical geniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Seattle Gay News

    ... ever was in my youth. It was through the trumpet I discovered Chet Baker, Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Wynton Marsalis and Herb Alpert. It was through the trumpet I fell in love with classical, big band, blues and jazz. Through the trumpet I ...

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  4. How to Get Kids to Play Music, According to Yo-Yo MaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Mother Jones

    ... just want to play the biggest thing?" Possibly. We compromised on the cello. I still love the double bass. Wynton Marsalis likes to say, the bass line in the jazz group, that's the blue-collar worker. That's the guy who's building your streets. You ...

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  5. Obama's Cuban Policy Is Changing the U.S. More Than It's Changing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | National Review Online

    ... to the West: "Maybe now, some people, some elites, have the chance to go play with American musicians, like Wynton Marsalis going and playing there . . . but that doesn't change much." After his rejection by the White House, D'Rivera wrote an open ...

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  6. White House changes its tune on Cuban-American musicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Babalu Blog

    ... diplomacy. "Maybe now, some people, some elites, have the chance to go play with American musicians, like Wynton Marsalis going and playing therea [Cubans] have an opportunity to see a couple of American musicians down there, but that doesn't change ...

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  7. Tickets newly available to Paul McCartney showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    The Tea Party Ten, procedural tricks and the future of Medicaid expansion; Federal Judge P.K. Holmes throwing down on class action lawyers; and state school report cards and what they say about Little Rock schools - all covered on this week's podcast. Wynton Marsalis visited Pine Bluff yesterday to pay a visit to the 93-year-old jazz legend Clark Terry, currently in the hospital .

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  8. JLCO with Wynton Marsalis in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    Jazz at Lincoln Center's 2016 Gala - Jazz and Broadway - celebrates the timeless music of the Great White Way and the profound influence that jazz has had on Broadway throughout history. This one-night-only celebration, hosted by the iconic stage and screen actress Vanessa Williams and anchored by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, will pay homage to top Broadway composers like Scott Joplin, Jerome Kern, Cole Porter, and Stephen Sondheim.

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

    Apr 14, 2016 | 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.

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

    Apr 19, 2016 | 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.

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  11. Architecture of AcousticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 19, 2016 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 18, 2016 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 15, 2016 | 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," ...

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

    Apr 13, 2016 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 12, 2016 | 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.

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

    Apr 12, 2016 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 10, 2016 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 11, 2016 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 10, 2016 | 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 ...

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