Wynton Marsalis Tickets

The internationally acclaimed jazz musician Wynton Marsalis is on the road again for his annual tour. A number of American cities have already hosted his shows, and many more have Wynton Marsalis tickets still available for his upcoming performances. Marsalis has just come back from a successful round of shows in Asia and has composed new pieces along the way. The jazz bandleader, composer and musician finds his roots in the musical heritage of his hometown, New Orleans, and has polished it with a Julliard education, in New York City. Marsalis is considered one of the most promising young artists in his field, and is considered in the same band as Jon Batiste, another respected jazz musician.

Wynton Marsalis Venues

  • Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: Wynton Marsalis Kennedy Center Concert Hall
  • Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: Wynton Marsalis Performance Hall At Gaillard Center

Wynton Marsalis Cities

Where it all began

Wynton Marsalis owes a lot of his musical prowess to his roots. His parents are a part of the first generation of the New Orleans music scene which has contributed greatly to the African-American identity of the late 1900’s. Marsalis grew up in a city completely engulfed with jazz, blue-grass and musicianship and he quickly showed musical prowess himself. So, he began playing with a number of like-minded musicians in and around New Orleans. He went to Julliard in New York for college, a prestigious performing arts school which has produced some of the finest musicians in the world. There, he dabbled in classical music as well and, after graduating, instantly gained a recording contract.

Career as a Classical Musician

Wynton Marsalis is passionate about classical music by the greats such as Beethoven, Bach and Mozart. He has pursued and gained a successful career in classical music as a result of this passion. At age 20, he successfully recorded “Haydn, Hummel and Leopold Mozart trumpet concertos, which is an impressive addition to his detailed resume. It won a GRAMMY for “Best Classical Soloist with an Orchestra”. He then recorded ten more classical tracks which received critical acclaim.

The singer has performed with a number of leading orchestras such as the New York Philharmonic, Boston Pops, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra and The Cleveland Orchestra. Internationally, he has been a part of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, London’s Royal Orchestra and the English Chamber Orchestra. In these various ensembles, he has worked with some of the leading conductors in the world, including Tilson-Thomas, Dutoit Maazel, Slatkin, Leppard and Salonen. Out of his whole classical career, a highlight is his recording of the “Baroque Duet” with soprano Kathleen Battle. Maurice Andre, an esteemed trumpeter has said that Marsalis is “potentially the greatest trumpeter of all time.”

Recording Career

Marsalis has produced over eighty records so far which have sold over seven million copies worldwide and have resulted in three Gold Records. His recordings have an emphasis on blues as well as newer forms of jazz, despite Marsalis’ being trained in classical traditions. He is an innovator despite being an upholder of a great musical tradition. He has influences of New Orleans jazz and modern jazz as well; swing music as well as primary rhythms; elements of the pop song and improvised/experimentational music. You never really know what exactly to expect from Marsalis, but you can expect it to be nothing short of sensational.

Founding new spaces for jazz

Marsalis co-founded a music program at the Lincoln Center in 1987. Given to its continued excellence, in 1996, it was made a new constituent of the Lincoln Center and termed “JALC” (Jazz at the Lincoln Center). It is considered equivalent to some of the best musical companies in America, including the New York Philharmonic.

In 2004, Marsalis opened the Frederick P. Rose Hall with the help of his loyal staff. It is the first jazz institution in the world. It contains three performance spaces equipped with the best and latest musical comforts technology has to offer, and excellent recording, broadcasting and rehearsal spaces. It is a center for students, teachers and fans to come together and discover newer avenues in jazz. JALC is one of the most frequented acts by jazz fans and the Frederick P. Rose Hall as well. Marsalis has created a legacy which will truly outlive him, and keep jazz alive for a long time to come.

Wynton Marsalis Live

Despite so many extensive projects, Marsalis does not miss the opportunity to perform his solo shows. In 2017 and 2018, he has an all-new schedule for shows in the U.S, Wynton Marsalis tickets for which are on sale now.

Wynton Marsalis Schedule

Nothing beats the joy of watching your favorite music artist perform live! Wynton Marsalis's concert dates are out and fans are looking forward to the upcoming shows. The next concert will be held in Charleston at the Performance Hall At Gaillard Center on 12-Apr-18, while the last available date is for the event scheduled for Washington at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall on 20-May-18. For complete information regarding dates and venues, please visit our website.

Event Venue City Date
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: Wynton Marsalis Performance Hall At Gaillard Center Charleston, SC Thu Apr 12 201804/12 07:30 PM
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: Wynton Marsalis Kennedy Center Opera House Washington, DC Sun May 20 201805/20 07:00 PM

Wynton Marsalis Tickets Prices

The average price for Wynton Marsalis Tickets start from $159. The minimum get in price is $51 for Wynton Marsalis Tickets at the Performance Hall At Gaillard Center, Charleston. For a detailed look at ticket prices and amazing discounts, visit our website.

Name City Date Average Ticket Price Get In Price
(Minimum Price)
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: Wynton Marsalis Charleston 12-Apr-18 $159 $51
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: Wynton Marsalis Washington 20-May-18 $223 $199

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