Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet
with Wynton Marsalis
Saturday, October 3
3, 6 pm
Mount Gretna Playhouse
Presented in partnership with Gretna Music and Robin-Banks Entertainment, with sponsorship from Faulkner Subaru
Each performance will be 75 minutes with no intermission.
Masks must be worn and cover nose and mouth at all times. We will be following covid-19 safety protocol, including temperature checks and only using 20% of the seats to maintain safe distancing. Only 150 seats will be available for each performance.
The septet includes Marsalis, trumpet/music director, Elliot Mason, trombone, Ted Nash, alto saxophone, Walter Blanding, tenor saxophone, Dan Nimmer, piano, Carlos Henriques, bass and Obed Calvaire, drums. They will present a concert of newly composed works and arrangements by Marsalis and featured JLCO members with a focused theme of freedom and democracy.
Wynton Marsalis is an internationally acclaimed, five-time GRAMMY award-winning musician, composer and bandleader, an educator and a leading advocate of American culture. He has created and performed an expansive range of music from quartets to big bands, chamber music ensembles to symphony orchestras and tap dance to ballet, expanding the vocabulary for jazz and classical music with a vital body of work that places him among the world’s finest musicians and composers.