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Quinsin Nachoff Showcases Broad Sonic Palette On Fearlessly Innovative New Recording  Photo Quinsin Nachoff Showcases Broad Sonic Palette On Fearlessly Innovative New Recording 'Pivotal Arc'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Saxophonist and composer Quinsin Nachoff's career to date has delivered a boundary-crossing body of work that's consistently unpredictable, fearlessly innovative, breathtakingly accomplished, and full of creative passion, constantly increasing its scope to encompass ever greater horizons.

Cécile McLorin Salvant, Joe Lovano and More Lead Master Classes in Jazz at Lincoln C Photo Cécile McLorin Salvant, Joe Lovano and More Lead Master Classes in Jazz at Lincoln Center Summer Jazz Academy
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2020

Jazz at Lincoln Center today announced Cécile McLorin Salvant, Joe Lovano, Tommy Smith, Karolina Strassmayer, Paquito D'Rivera, and Nduduzo Makhathini -six of the world's finest names in jazz- will lead master classes at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Summer Jazz Academy, the donation-based, two-week virtual camp from July 20-August 1, 2020.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Announces Summer Jazz Academy Featuring Wynton Marsalis and Mo Photo Jazz at Lincoln Center Announces Summer Jazz Academy Featuring Wynton Marsalis and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2020

Jazz at Lincoln Center offers the largest jazz education program network in the world, and today Jazz at Lincoln Center announced its latest educational initiative designed to foster the next generation of jazz musicians, fans, and supporters.

BWW Feature: Ted Nash & Kristen Lee Sergeant Relocate And Innovate With SONG SESSIONS Photo BWW Feature: Ted Nash & Kristen Lee Sergeant Relocate And Innovate With SONG SESSIONS Exclusive Broadway World Video Preview
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 12, 2020

World-renowned jazz musicians Kristen Lee Sergeant and Ted Nash quarantined out of the city with friends, creating a studio and online programming in the process.

VIDEO: Lincoln Center Honors Those We've Lost With #MemorialForUsAll Photo VIDEO: Lincoln Center Honors Those We've Lost With #MemorialForUsAll
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2020

Join Lincoln Center in honoring those we've lost with the inaugural #MemorialForUsAll, led by Jazz at Lincoln Center's very own Wynton Marsalis in the New Orleans tradition.

Lincoln Center Launches Weekly Community Remembrance MEMORIAL FOR US ALL Photo Lincoln Center Launches Weekly Community Remembrance MEMORIAL FOR US ALL
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2020

To honor and celebrate those lost to COVID-19, interfaith leaders have enlisted musicians and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts to create a weekly community remembrance, Memorial For Us All.

VIDEO: Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis Releases 'Quarantine Blu Photo VIDEO: Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis Releases 'Quarantine Blues'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2020

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis releases a?oeQuarantine Blues,a?? a 17-chorus blues composed and arranged by 14 of its band members, recorded on cell phones in each member's respective home in New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Georgia,Texas, and Iowa.

Blue Engine Records to Release 'The Fifties: A Prism' by the Jazz at Lincoln Center O Photo Blue Engine Records to Release 'The Fifties: A Prism' by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2020

lue Engine Records, Jazz at Lincoln Center's in-house record label, will release The Fifties: A Prism by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. Composed and arranged by Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra trombonist Christopher Crenshaw and recorded live at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall.

BWW Feature: Stephen Mosher's Pandemic Playlist Number Thirteen Photo BWW Feature: Stephen Mosher's Pandemic Playlist Number Thirteen
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 29, 2020

Lucky number thirteen in the Pandemic Playlist brings a lot of really talented cabaret performers into the spotlight, some who have been around a couple of years, and some who are just beginning.

Blue Engine Records Releases 'Black, Brown, and Beige' Photo Blue Engine Records Releases 'Black, Brown, and Beige'
by TV News Desk - Mar 2, 2020

Blue Engine Records, Jazz at Lincoln Center's in-house recording label, will release a present-day recording of Duke Ellington's groundbreaking masterpiece Black, Brown and Beige by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. Captured during a live, Rose Theater performance in 2018, Black, Brown and Beige is Wynton Marsalis's first recording of the work and Blue Engine's first release dedicated entirely to Ellington. Black, Brown and Beige will be available exclusively on all digital platforms on March 6, 2020.

Jazz At Lincoln Center Announces Nation's Top Big Bands To Compete In 25th Annual Ess Photo Jazz At Lincoln Center Announces Nation's Top Big Bands To Compete In 25th Annual Essentially Ellington Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2020

Jazz at Lincoln Center today announced the 18 finalists who will compete in its 25th Annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festivala?"the nation's premier jazz education eventa?"on May 7-9, 2020. To commemorate the 25th anniversary of Essentially Ellington, Jazz at Lincoln Center has invited an unprecedented number of the country's top high school jazz bands to compete for top honors in New York City.

BWW Review: Tony Winner Glenn Close & Grammy Winner Ted Nash Combine To Bring A TRANS Photo BWW Review: Tony Winner Glenn Close & Grammy Winner Ted Nash Combine To Bring A TRANSFORMATION To Jazz At Lincoln Center
by Bobby Patrick - Jan 31, 2020

And then, of course, there was Glenn Close, Glenn Close, Glenn Close. Three times she came to the stage to read and three times she touched her audience in ways that are probably still affecting them the following day. It is immeasurable, the kind of impact a creative work like TRANSFORMATION can have, as the ripples it creates grow and expand ever outward

HADESTOWN, A STAR IS BORN, Beyonce, & More Among Winners at the Grammy Premiere Cerem Photo HADESTOWN, A STAR IS BORN, Beyonce, & More Among Winners at the Grammy Premiere Ceremony
by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2020

The GRAMMY AWARDS Premiere Ceremony took place at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, January 26, from 12:30-3:30 p.m. PT. Preceding the 62nd Annual GRAMMY AWARDS telecast, the Premiere Ceremony was hosted by two-time GRAMMY winner and current nominee Imogen Heap and featured a number of performances by current GRAMMY nominees. Performers included classical violinist Nicola Benedetti, jazz legend Chick Corea, folk music supergroup I'm With Her, West African sensation Angélique Kidjo and Best New Artist nominee Yola.

BWW Interview: Glenn Close And Ted Nash of TRANSFORMATION at Jazz At Lincoln Center Photo BWW Interview: Glenn Close And Ted Nash of TRANSFORMATION at Jazz At Lincoln Center
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 24, 2020

Two award winning artists from different areas of the performing arts join forces to create one exciting, emotional, innovative work. The day Glenn Close and Ted Nash made a TRANSFORMATION

TRANSFORMATION With Glenn Close and Ted Nash to Premiere at Jazz at Lincoln Center Photo TRANSFORMATION With Glenn Close and Ted Nash to Premiere at Jazz at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

From January 30 - February 1, 2020 at 8 p.m. in Rose Theater, Jazz at Lincoln Center will present the world premiere of one of its most unique concert events to date: the groundbreaking new work Transformation with Glenn Close and Ted Nash.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Offers Free (& Almost Free) Educational, Cultural & Family Eve Photo Jazz at Lincoln Center Offers Free (& Almost Free) Educational, Cultural & Family Events
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

Jazz at Lincoln Center announces an extensive range of free (and almost free) concerts and educational events for all ages, including Hot Seat tickets, free pre-concert discussions, family concerts, student tickets and Late Night Sessions at Dizzy's Club throughout Spring 2020. Jazz at Lincoln Center offers special pricing for students year-round.

Lizzo, Billie Eilish, & Lil Nas X Lead GRAMMY Nominations - See Full List! Photo Lizzo, Billie Eilish, & Lil Nas X Lead GRAMMY Nominations - See Full List!
by TV News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

Recording Academy® President/CEO Deborah Dugan alongside Academy Chair of the Board of Trustees and renowned record producer Harvey Mason Jr., as well as GRAMMY Awards® host Alicia Keys and past two-time GRAMMY® nominee Bebe Rexha, today revealed nominees for the 62nd GRAMMY Awards in select categories. This year's nominees reflect a melting pot of artistic innovation that defined the year in music, showcasing the unparalleled craftsmanship of established artists and the industry-shifting impact of rising music creators. Leading nominees Lizzo (8), Billie Eilish (6) and Lil Nas X (6) not only topped the charts but ignited a cultural conversation around their genre-bending hits. As the only peer-selected music award, the GRAMMY Awards are voted on by the Recoding Academy's membership body of music makers, who represent all genres and creative disciplines, including recording artists, songwriters, producers, mixers and engineers.

BWW Review: Kristen Lee Sergeant SMOLDER Burns Hot at Birdland Photo BWW Review: Kristen Lee Sergeant SMOLDER Burns Hot at Birdland
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 4, 2019

The jazz singer continues her climb to the heights of artistry and fame in a concert celebrating her new CD, including the great Ted Nash, and audiences were beside themselves with the musical feast to which they were treated.

Jazz at Lincoln Center's Blue Engine Records Releases 'Jazz for Kids,' Features Hoda  Photo Jazz at Lincoln Center's Blue Engine Records Releases 'Jazz for Kids,' Features Hoda Kotb
by TV News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

Today, Jazz at Lincoln Center's Blue Engine Records releases Jazz for Kids, a new digital album from the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. In the Orchestra's masterful hands, the simplicity and familiarity of childhood favorites like “Old MacDonald” and “Itsy Bitsy Spider” afford a world of musical possibilities for audiences young and old.

Kristen Lee Sergeant Returns To Boston Photo Kristen Lee Sergeant Returns To Boston
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2019

Celebrate Kristen Lee Sergeant's return to the Boston stage with her new DownBeat Editor's Pick album a?oeSmoldera?? at Berklee's Red Room @ Club 939, Thursday, October 10, 7 pm. Joining Sergeant will be special guest and Grammy winner Ted Nash, pianist Jeb Patton, and local heavy-hitters Robert Gullotti (drums) and Gregory Ryan (bass).

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