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Wynton Marsalis leads Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra for McCain performance Sept. 25

Monday, Sept. 15, 2014

       

 

MANHATTAN — It's an evening of big band jazz when the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis performs at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at Kansas State University's McCain Auditorium.

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, critically acclaimed all over the world, is composed of 15 of jazz music's leading soloists under the leadership of musical director Marsalis, recognized as one of the most outstanding jazz musicians of his generation. This McCain Performance Series presentation will draw from an extensive repertoire that includes original compositions by Marsalis, Ted Nash and other members of the orchestra, as well as the masterworks of Ellington, Mingus, Coltrane and other great jazz composers.

Tickets for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra cost $29.50 to $100, plus applicable taxes and fees, and are available now at the McCain Auditorium box office, online at http://www.k-state.edu/mccain, or by calling 785-532-6428.

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Todd Holmberg
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Darrah Tinkler
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At a glance

Tickets are available now for Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, a McCain Performance Series presentation at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, in Kansas State University's McCain Auditorium.