Happy Birthday Wynton Marsalis. ‘Master Wynton’

This day (October 18, 1961), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Wynton Marsalis, trumpeter, composer and bandleaderTracklist : 1 . w/ JLCO Septet - Tiny Desk (Home) Concert (2021) 2 . Amazing Grace (2020) 3 . w/ Véronica Swift – Cherokee (2019) 4 . w/ Ibrahim Maalouf @Jazz in Marciac (2018) 5 . w/ Emile Parisien Quintet – Transmitting (2017) 6 . w/ The Young Stars of Jazz – Take The ‘A’ Train…

Bobby McFerrin sits in with Wynton Marsalis & Orchestra (2012)

September 13, 2012 - The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra led by Wynton Marsalis presents 'My Audiobiography,' a special show with Bobby McFerrin.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/51JaPy8UQyL._SY300_.jpg' alt='Bobby McFerrin – Spirityouall' width='190' height='161'/>

Joe Henderson records ‘Lush Life: The Music of Billy Strayhorn’ with Wynton Marsalis, Christian Mcbride et al (1991)

Joe Henderson's 'Lush Life: The Music of Billy Strayhorn' is a (tribute to Billy Strayhorn) album recorded on September 3 & 8, 1991 and released In 1992 By Verve.1 . Take the A Train Track Listing : 1.Isfahan (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn) – 05:59 . 2.Johnny Come Lately (Billy Strayhorn) - 06:30 . 3.Blood Count (Billy Strayhorn) - 07:19 . 4.Rain Check (Billy Strayhorn) - 05:54 . 5.Lotus…

Wynton Marsalis plays at Newport Jazz (1989)

August 19, 1989 - the Wynton Marsalis Sextet - that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Wycliffe Gordon (tb), Wess 'Warmdaddy' Anderson (s), Farid Baron (p), Reginald Veal (b) and Herlin Riley (d) - plays at "Newport Jazz Festival" in Newport, RI

Shirley Horn records ‘You Won’t Forget Me’ with Miles Davis, Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Toots Thielemans et al (1990)

Shirley Horn's 'You Won't Forget Me' is a studio album recorded on June 12 & August 13, 1990 and featuring Miles Davis' last appearance as a sideman and released in 1991 by Verve.1 . Come Dance With Me 2 . This Is The End Of A Beautiful Friendship (Bern, 1990) 3 . Loads Of Lovely Love (Bern, 1990) 4 . Nice And Easy (Bern, 1990) 5 . Music Thats Make Me Dance (Bern, 1990) 6 . Something Happens…

Wynton Marsalis Septet is at Jazz in Marciac (2014)

August 11, 2014 - the Wynton Marsalis Septet - that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Walter Blanding (s), Ted Nash (s), Elliot Mason (tb), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b) and Ali Jackson (d) - is at "Jazz in Marciac," France

Wynton Marsalis plays at Jazz in Marciac (2016)

August 10, 2016 - the Wynton Marsalis Sextet - that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Walter Blanding (s), Victor Goines (s), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b), Jason Marsalis (d), Shannon Powell (tamb) and Herlin Riley (d) - is at "Jazz in Marciac," France

Wynton Marsalis, Jon Batiste et al play in Marciac (2010)

August 1, 2010 - Violonist Mark O'Connor, pianist Jonathan Batiste and guitarist Frank Vignola will sit in with the Wynton Marsalis Quintet - that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Dan Nimmer (p), Walter Blanding (s), Carlos Henriquez (b) and Ali Jackson (d) - at "Jazz in Marciac," France

Wynton Marsalis takes his Octet to a college (2017)

July 23, 2017 - Wynton Marsalis Octet - that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Marcus Printup (tp), Ted Nash (s, fl), Vincent Gardner (tb), Helen Sung (p), James Chirillo (g), Rodney Whitaker (b) & Marion Felder (d) - will perform at Bard College in Annondale on Hudson, NY

Wynton Marsalis starts the recording of ‘Marsalis Standard Time, Vol. 1’ with Marcus Roberts on Piano (1986)

Wynton Marsalis' 'Marsalis Standard Time, Vol. 1' is an album recorded on May 29 and September 25, 1986 by Cbs/Columbia.1 . visit to CHICAGO HIGH SCHOOL (Michelle Obama's alma mater, 1986 ) 2 . Cherokee (8/19/1989, Newport Jazz Festival) 3 . The New Orleans Function (8/19/1989, Newport Jazz Festival) Track Listing : 1.Caravan (Juan Tizol) - 08:18 . 2.April In Paris (Vernon Duke, E.Y. "Yip"…

Lincoln Center premieres Wynton Marsalis’ oratorio ‘Blood on the Fields’ (1994)

Wynton Marsalis' 'Blood on the Fields' is a three-and-a-half-hour jazz oratorio composed by Marsalis, premiered on April 1, 1994 at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hal and released in 1995 by ColumbiaTrack Listing : 1.Calling The Indians Out (Wynton Marsalis) - 05:27 . 2.Move Over (Wynton Marsalis) - 10:04 . 3.You Don'T Hear No Drums (Wynton Marsalis) - 11:52 . 4.The Market Place (Wynton Marsalis)…

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis release ‘The Abyssinian Mass’ (2016)

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra's 'The Abyssinian Mass' is a live album featuring Wynton Marsalis, Damien Sneed and his choir, Chorale Le Chateau and released on March 18, 2016 by Blue Engine Records.Track Listing : 1.Devotional (Wynton Marsalis) - 08:33 . 2.Call To Worship (Wynton Marsalis) - 05:10 . 3.The Lord'S Prayer (Wynton Marsalis) - 04:12 . 4.Processional: "We Are On Our Way" (Wynton…

Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis record together the live album ‘Two Men with the Blues’ at Jazz At Lincoln Center In New York (2007)

'Two Men with the Blues' by Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis is a live album recorded on January 12 & 13, 2007 at Jazz At Lincoln Center In New York and released on July 8, 2008 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Bright Lights, Big City (Jimmy Reed) - 05:20 . 2.Night Life (Walt Breeland) - 05:44 . 3.Caldonia (Fleecie Moore) - 03:25 . 4.Stardust (Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish) - 05:08 .…

Art Blakey records ‘Keystone 3’ with the Jazz Messengers featuring Wynton Marsalis and Branford Marsalis for Concord Jazz (1982)

Art Blakey's 'Keystone 3' is a live album recorded in January, 1982 with the Jazz Messengers featuring Wynton Marsalis and Branford Marsalis and released in 1982 by Concord Jazz.Track Listing : 1.In Walked Bud (Thelonious Monk) - 08:25 . 2.In A Sentimental Mood (Duke Ellington, Manny Kurtz, Irving Mills) - 07:15 . 3.Fuller Love (Bobby Watson) - 08:49 . 4.Waterfalls (Wynton Marsalis) - 11:28 . 5.A…

Wynton Marsalis Quintet ends the year in NYC (2014)

December 31, 2014 - the Wynton Marsalis Quintet - that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Walter Blanding (ts, ss), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b) & Ali Jackson (d) plus tap dancer Jared Grimes and singer Kate Davis - will finish the year at Dizzy's Club in New York City

Wynton Marsalis celebrates Louis Armstrong (2012)

December 28, 2012 - (and tomorrow), the Wynton Marsalis Tentet - that is Wynton Marsalis (tp, voc), Jon-Erik Kellso (tp), Andy Stein (viol), Ken Salvo (bjo,g), Victor Goines (s, cl), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b), Ali Jackson (d), Chris Crenshaw (tb) and Vince Giordano (b, tba) - celebrates "The Louis Armstrong Continuum" at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola in New York City

Wynton Marsalis’ ‘Crescent City Christmas Card’ is a holiday album featuring Kathleen Battle and Jon Hendricks (1990)

Wynton Marsalis' 'Crescent City Christmas Card' is a holiday album featuring Kathleen Battle and Jon Hendricks and released in January, 1990 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Carol Of The Bells (Mykola Leontovych, Traditional) - 04:56 . 2.Silent Night (Franz Gruber, Joseph Mohr) - Feat: . 3.Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Felix Mendelssohn, Charles Wesley) - 03:09 . 4.Little Drummer Boy (Katherine…

Wynton Marsalis begins the recording of ‘J Mood’ for Columbia (1985)

Wynton Marsalis' 'J Mood' is an album recorded between December 17 and 20, 1985 and released in 1986 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.J Mood (Wynton Marsalis) - 08:35 . 2.Presence That Lament Brings (Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts) - 05:53 . 3.Insane Asylum (Donald Brown, Wynton Marsalis) - 06:34 . 4.Skain'S Domain (Wynton Marsalis) - 06:30 . 5.Melodique (Wynton Marsalis) - 04:32 .…

Wynton Marsalis plays in NYC (2002)

December 15, 2002 - Wynton Marsalis and his band are at the House Of Tribes, a small community theater on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, NYC, founded by Astrologer Kwame Adansi-Bona. Go there early, it only holds 50 people.