Wynton Marsalis
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We Are the Hope: An Interview With Jazz Master Wynton Marsalis
5 Apr 2016 // 9:00 PM

Marsalis speaks to PopMatters about The Absynnian Mass, his inspirations, compositional techniques, and the reason he plays music.


Yesterday and Today—Jazz Trumpets Across the Divide
8 Dec 2015 // 9:30 PM

Avant garde trumpeter Nate Wooley has chosen to interpret the music of his childhood hero, the conservative Wynton Marsalis. Why not?

Wynton Marsalis’ 'Blood on the Fields', Still Genius
27 Mar 2013 // 6:30 PM

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.


Wynton Marsalis: The Spiritual Side of Wynton Marsalis
14 Jan 2014 // 9:02 PM

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

Chick Corea and Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: 16 May 2013 - New York
30 May 2013 // 11:30 PM

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.


Wynton's Blues
10 Jan 2012 // 12:00 AM

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


When it comes to jazz, Wynton Marsalis doesn’t compromise
22 Sep 2011 // 1:00 AM

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

Upholding Standards: Wynton Marsalis Goes on the Record Again
5 Mar 2007 // 9:30 PM

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

//Mixed media

Tricks or Treats? Ten Halloween Blu-rays That May Disrupt Your Life

// Short Ends and Leader

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