Wynton Marsalis Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Kurt Elling Celebrates New Album Passion World at Birdland This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to introduce the entire album. The durable "La Vie En Rose" features an Elling vocalese lyric written over a Wynton Marsalis solo on that tune, from a recording that featured Marsalis in concert with Richard Galli ano. And Galliano's own composition ...


  2. June 9, 1992: Longtime jazz great Big Miller dies of heart failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    ... of jazz superstars during his 50-year career. Among them were Duke Ellington, Count Bassie, Miles Davis and Wynton Marsalis," Metella wrote. "He was able to tell us about fundamental things, which we were getting from him first-hand, which we never ...


  3. New CD reviews: Maria Schneider Orchestra is more potent, Soak intriguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... device, it's not a new story in jazz: Duke Ellington set a precedent for capturing the rhythms of life that Wynton Marsalis has diligently adapted to his own uses. But Schneider has her own trademark way of using timbre and harmony to bring a ...


  4. News Roundup: Jazz Great Jon Batiste Named Leader Of New "Late Show" BandAND MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | NewsOne

    ... Jon Batiste to be his band leader. The 28-year-old New Orleans-bred pianist has worked with everyone from Wynton Marsalis to Lenny Kravitz . Two years ago, he was named the artistic director for the National Jazz Museum in Harlem. Batiste is taking ...


  5. 5 free things to do during the week of June 8-14Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... Group performs. Founder William E. Smith has played with such jazz musicians as James Moody, Donald Byrd and Wynton Marsalis. The Golden Triangle BID is encouraging guests to step outside and enjoy the outdoors with a picnic in the park during the ...


  6. Smart move: Getting Jon Batiste as 'Late Show' bandleaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | New York Daily News

    The 28-year-old pianist has collaborated with stars from Prince to Wynton Marsalis to Harry Connick Jr. to Lenny Kravitz. He was born into the New Orleans jazz family featured on the HBO series "Treme," and moved to New York to study at Juilliard for his undergraduate and master's degrees.


  7. Melbourne International Jazz Festival 2015: The last days of Bennetts LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | The Age

    ... eclecticism has reflected his own. In that time Bennetts has hosted intimate shows from Justin Timberlake to Wynton Marsalis, along with thousands of local artists, for whom the venue has been vital. In its final weeks, before the club closes to ...


  8. Stephen Colbert Names Jon Batiste as Bandleader for 'Late Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... duties as well, we hope. A New Orleans native, Batiste has collaborated with big names such as Dr. John, Wynton Marsalis and Allen Toussaint over the years, as well as even bigger names from outside Louisiana, including Prince. One of his more ...


  9. Black Music Month: Inspiring Words From Famous MusiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... comes from our way of life, and because it's our national art form, it helps us to understand who we are." - Wynton Marsalis " Some of us get a feeling when we hear music and we feel music, and you want to figure out how to continue to feel that."- ...


  10. Stephen Colbert hires his 'Late Show' bandleaderRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Batiste added. Batiste is the frontman for Stay Human, which has worked with Prince, Lenny Kravitz and Wynton Marsalis. He studied at the Juilliard School, where he earned undergraduate and master's degrees. His most recent album, Social Music , hit ...


  11. Stephen Colbert appoints jazz man Jon Batiste as 'The Late Show' band leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Mashable

    ... and associate artistic director of the National Jazz Museum in Harlem. He has performed with Prince, Wynton Marsalis and Lenny Kravitz, among other artists. "I'm thrilled," Batiste, who will release another album this fall, said in the statement. ...


  12. Austin City Limits 2014 -- Jon Batiste of Stay HumanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Billboard

    ... with his band, Stay Human, and has collaborated with other artists including Prince , Lenny Kravitz and Wynton Marsalis . Known for his signature "love riots," Batiste has appeared in HBO's Treme and Spike Lee's Red Hook Summer . One of the youngest ...


  13. Meet Jon Batiste, Bandleader for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Time

    ... degrees from Julliard, he has performed in more than 40 countries, counting Prince, Lenny Kravitz and Wynton Marsalis among his collaborators. Though his primary gig may be music, Batiste has also dabbled in acting, appearing in Spike Lee's Red Hook ...


  14. Stephen Colbert Hires Jon Batiste As 'Late Show' BandleaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Spin

    According to CBS, New Orleans musician Jon Batiste will lead the charge as Stephen Colbert's bandleader on the host's upcoming Late Show . For those unfamiliar with the 28-year-old, he's a genre-spanning artist who's worked with some of jazz and soul's greatest minds, such as Wynton Marsalis, Prince, and more.


  15. Musicians Gather at MSM to Celebrate Life of Lew SoloffRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Evans, son of the late Gil Evans, Soloff's "musical godfather." Some of the artists taking part include; Wynton Marsalis , Randy Brecker, Jon Faddis, Jimmy Owens , Cecil Bridgewater , Chris Potter, Ray Anderson, Gil Goldstein, Danny Gottlieb, Mark ...


  16. Sinfonia Names 24th Man of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia

    ... jazz music family, which includes his sons Jason Marsalis on percussion, Delfayo Marsalis on trombone, Wynton Marsalis on trumpet, and Branford Marsalis, Mu Psi (Southern University) '79, on saxophone. Brother Marsalis is a true exemplar of the ...


  17. Blue Note Jazz Festival to Welcome Luba Mason to Subrosa Jazz Club, 6/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    the music star who recently appeared at Jazz at Lincoln Center with Wynton Marsalis and his Orchestra - will debut at SUBROSA JAZZ CLUB as part of the Blue Note Jazz Festival on Thursday, June 18 at 8:00 PM and 10:00 PM with her concert Mixtura. ...


  18. Exit 0 Jazz Festival brings a taste of New Orleans to the Jersey ShoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... about the 11 year old Indonesian jazz prodigy Joey Alexander, now being mentored by Herbie Hancock and Wynton Marsalis. Walking into the convention center, I was stunned, even confused, to find Joey on stage. He definitely looks 11 but plays with ...


  19. The Cleveland Orchestra brings back Summers@SeveranceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Tallmadge Express

    Following the success of last year's inaugural offering, The Cleveland Orchestra has announced a second year of Summers@Severance concerts on Friday nights at Severance Hall in July and August 2015. The series of orchestra concerts, sponsored by Thompson Hine LLP takes place July 10, and Aug. 7 and 21. A special bonus concert, of a one-night-only performance by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis takes place on Aug. 28 at Severance Hall.


  20. Wynton Marsalis on Woodlawn Cemetery's "Jazz Corner"Read the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... unofficial "Jazz Corner." A concert at Woodlawn is being held tonight in celebration of these Jazz giants. Wynton Marsalis, trumpeter, composer, and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center, and Susan Olson, Woodlawn Cemetery historian, weigh in ...