The incomparable Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra returns to QPAC with two spectacular programs.
Led by nine-time Grammy winner Wynton Marsalis, this superlative big band is made up of 15 of the finest soloists, ensemble players and arrangers in jazz music today.
The first jazz artist to be awarded the prestigious Pulitzer Prize in music, trumpet legend Wynton Marsalis has recorded more than 70 albums and is the first and only artist to win both classical and jazz Grammy Awards in the same year – a feat he achieved two years in a row.
Jazz Ambassadors | Monday, 4 March 2019, 7pm
The music of jazz royalty performed by jazz royalty! Join the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis as they celebrate legendary jazz greats including Duke, Dizzy, Goodman and Brubeck.
Monk, Miles and More | Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 7pm
Experience the exceptional artistry of Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis in a program which applauds the genius of jazz masters including Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis and John Coltrane, alongside their own sizzling arrangements and superb original compositions.