Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and vocalists Denzal Sinclaire and Audrey Shakir at Memorial Hall

  • UNC Memorial Hall 114 East Cameron Avenue Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 United States

Big Band Holidays - Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and vocalists Denzal Sinclaire and Audrey Shakir

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra under the leadership of musical director Wynton Marsalis performs original compositions by Mr. Marsalis and other orchestra members, premieres of works commissioned from a variety of contemporary composers and the masterworks of Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, John Coltrane and other jazz titans. With the belief that jazz is a metaphor for democracy, the Orchestra’s mission is to entertain, enrich and expand a global community for jazz through performance, education and advocacy. This holiday program showcases 15 of the most electrifying soloists, ensemble players and arrangers in jazz today including vocalists Denzal Sinclaire and Audrey Shakir.