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Columns

Wednesday, March 27 2013

Wynton Marsalis’ 'Blood on the Fields', Still Genius

Is anything ever as wonderful as it seemed when you first fell in love with it? Some things are. Some things become even sweeter over time.


Reviews

Tuesday, January 14 2014

Wynton Marsalis: The Spiritual Side of Wynton Marsalis

The Spiritual Side of Wynton Marsalis surveys highlights of Marsalis’ spiritually infused jazz music.


Thursday, May 30 2013

Chick Corea and Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: 16 May 2013 - New York

Chick Corea's performance with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra was the kickoff to the festival named after him, and a masterful evening.


Thursday, February 2 2012

Wynton Marsalis: Swinging into the 21st

In 1999 Wynton Marsalis ushered us into the 21st century with an incredible effort, proving yet again why he is already a legend.


Sunday, March 29 2009

Wynton Marsalis: He and She

The great trumpeter brings his quintet to a project combining music and poetry -- and the music is great.


Sunday, February 10 2008

Wynton Marsalis: Standards and Ballads

A collection of purely played jazz standards/ballads plucked from the trumpeter's huge Columbia catalog.


Blogs

Tuesday, January 10 2012

Wynton's Blues

By hiring Wynton Marsalis as its new "cultural correspondent", CBS is setting jazz music back, and it's everybody's loss.


News

Thursday, September 22 2011

When it comes to jazz, Wynton Marsalis doesn’t compromise

AKRON, Ohio — He is the most famous jazz artist alive. At 49, trumpeter/composer/bandleader Wynton Marsalis (he’ll turn 50 in October), is generally considered past


Monday, March 5 2007

Upholding standards: Wynton Marsalis goes on the record again

In 1985, when Wynton Marsalis was 23, the jazz trumpeter released an LP called "Black Codes (From the Underground)." The high point of Marsalis' Miles Davis period


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