Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
School-only performances are by invitation only
Wednesday, October 10 , 2018
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis (JLCO) will present “Jazz for Young People: Who is Thelonius Monk?” to our middle school audiences. This special, youth-focused concert is hosted by JLCO Music Director Wynton Marsalis, who will introduce key musical concepts and other jazz fundamentals. The JLCO, comprising 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today, will also perform a new work commissioned by the Lied Center honoring 15 KU basketball legends in a public concert on October 11, 2018.
Audio description (AD) is available for this performance. AD provides access to the visual elements of a performance, like action, costumes, sets and gestures. Pick up a headset from the Audience Services Desk at the Lied Center to access this service. For more information, visit reader.ku.edu.