March 2, 2014
Doors at 6:30 pm
Show at 7:30 pm
STG presents Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis at The Paramount Theatre in Seattle on Sunday, March 2, 2014.
Led by Wynton Marsalis, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra has performed hundreds of shows to people of all ages on over six continents. The Orchestra is composed of 15 of the most accomplished soloists, ensemble players and arrangers in jazz music today. Drawing from an extensive repertoire that includes original compositions by Mr. Marsalis, Ted Nash, and other members of the orchestra, as well as the masterworks of Ellington, Mingus, Coltrane, and other great jazz composers. Marsalis has been described by many as not only a brilliant composer, but also the most outstanding jazz musician and trumpeter of his generation. He is also a tireless educator and advocate for the Arts.