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City of Worcester: Music, Theatre, & Dance - New

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Music / Singing - Performance

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
7:30 PM-11:00 PM

Mechanics Hall
321 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608
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Music Worcester gala opening night of the 2017-2018 Season presents the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis on trumpet. The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO), comprising 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today, has been the Jazz at Lincoln Center resident orchestra since 1988. Featured in all aspects of Jazz at Lincoln Center's programming, this remarkably versatile orchestra performs and leads educational events in New York, across the U.S. and around the globe; in concert halls; dance venues; jazz clubs; public parks; and with symphony orchestras; ballet troupes; local students; and an ever-expanding roster of guest artists. Under Music Director Wynton Marsalis, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra performs a vast repertoire, from rare historic compositions to Jazz at Lincoln Center-commissioned works, including compositions and arrangements by Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Fletcher Henderson, Thelonious Monk, Mary Lou Williams, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Goodman, Charles Mingus, and many others.

Cost: $55 - $150, Students $25

Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School

Website: http://www.musicworcester.org/MW/events/schedule-and-tickets/wynton/

Last Modified: May 31, 2017 at 11:42 AM

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