Big Band Holiday with Wynton Marsalis
The Newberry Opera House presents Big Band Holiday with Wynton Marsalis December 1. Marsalis is an internationally acclaimed musician, composer, bandleader, and educator, and a leading advocate of American culture. He won the Pulitzer Prize for Music for his album Blood on the Fields, and also received the National Medal of Arts and nine Grammys®. He co-founded the jazz program at Lincoln Center and is the director of Julliard Jazz. Marsalis will be joined by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Catherine Russell and Kenny Washington for a special holiday treat direct from New York City. Tickets $130 – $150.