Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
“The finest big band in the world today.”
-The Daily Telegraph
“The undeniable fact about trumpeter Wynton Marsalis is that he plays as if every note is his last, with purpose, verve and total commitment.”
Musician, conductor, composer and musical ambassador Wynton Marsalis is a nine-time Grammy Award winner, and a recipient of the National Medal of the Arts and the Pulitzer Prize; he is known and loved around the world for his passionate advocacy for that uniquely American art form, jazz. Marsalis brings the legendary Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra—a collection of the finest players in the world of jazz today—to a swinging show this season. Don’t miss it!
This program is funded in part by the citizens of Virginia Beach through a grant from the Virginia Beach Arts and Humanities Commission
Supported in part by The Virginian-Pilot Multicultural Fund of the Virginia Arts Festival Endowment