Jazz at Lincoln Center’s 16th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival culminates when the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis joins the top three high school jazz bands across North America for the finale concert of the festival. The first half of the concert will feature the three high school bands performing with guest soloist Wynton Marsalis. After intermission, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will perform next season’s Essentially Ellington repertoire. Repertoire includes Duke Ellington’s “Ridin’ On a Blue Note,” “Sepia Panorama,” and from The Queen’s Suite, “Sunset and The Mocking Bird,” and Dizzy Gillespie’s, “Night in Tunisia,” “Oop Bop Sha Bam,” and “Things To Come.”
Avery Fisher Hall, 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, at the corner of Columbus Avenue and 65th Street, NY, NY
Saturday, May 14, 2011, 7:30pm
Tickets are $20-25 and are available at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Box Office on Broadway at 60th Street, at the Avery Fisher Box Office at 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, by calling CenterCharge at 212-721-6500 or via jalc.org.
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