• Friday, October 13, 8:00 
    Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

    Experience the highest level of virtuosity and musicianship in jazz with “the world’s pre-eminent large jazz ensemble” (Chicago Tribune) at Symphony Center. Musical icon Wynton Marsalis, the only artist to win Grammy® Awards for both jazz and classical records in the same year, leads the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra in an evening of high-powered big band perfection.

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  • Saturday, October 14, 11:00 a.m. 
    Jazz for Young People®: Who is Count Basie?

    Wynton Marsalis leads The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra in this educational program illuminating the life and music of pianist and bandleader William "Count" Basie, whose elegant and irresistible music captivated Americans in the post-Depression years. Bring the young people in your life for a foot-tapping, swinging good time. Recommended for ages 5 and up.

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  • Saturday, October 14, 8:00 
    Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and Special Guest Jon Batiste

    Multi-instrumentalist Jon Batiste, a New Orleans-raised Juilliard grad and current bandleader on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” joins Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra for a special evening at Symphony Center. This incredible group of musicians performs songs from the recently released album, The Music of John Lewis, dedicated to the massively influential late leader of the Modern Jazz Quartet.

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SPONSORS

This presentation is supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions from the Illinois Arts Council Agency and the Crane Group. 

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