Paramount Theatre | Seattle, Washington
Get ready for some Squeak, Rumble, Whomp! Whomp! Whomp! With Wynton Marsalis and The Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra, coming to Paramount Theatre Seattle on Thursday, February 10th, 2022. The nine time Grammy Award-winning trumpeter, composer, teacher, and artistic director of the very same Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra, is coming to Seattle to Jazz up your night, grab some tickets, bring your friends and have an exceptional night out.
Wynton Marsalis made his recording debut as a leader in 1982, and has since recorded more than 60 jazz and classical recordings, becoming a 9-time Grammy Award winner, the only person to have ever won a Grammy for both jazz and classical music during the same year, a feat he has done twice, in 1983 and 1984. He won the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 1997 for his oratorio, Blood on the Fields, commissioned by Jazz at Lincoln Center. He has written six books, with his most recent being, Squeak, Rumble, Whomp! Whomp! Whomp!, published in 2012.
The Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra are a big band and jazz orchestra formed in 1988, and led by Wynton Marsalis, the members are;
Obed Calvaire, on drums and tambourine, Dan Nimmer on, piano, Carlos Henriquez on, bass, Ryan Kisor on, trumpet, Kenny Rampton on, trumpet, Marcus Printup on, trumpet, Chris Crenshaw on, trombone, Vincent Gardner on, trombone, Elliot Mason on, trombone, Victor Goines on tenor sax, soprano sax, clarinet, and bass clarinet, Ted Nash on, alto sax, soprano sax, clarinet, flute, and piccolo, Sherman Irby on, alto sax, soprano sax, clarinet, and flute, Walter Blanding on, tenor sax, soprano sax, and clarinet, and Paul Nedzela on, baritone sax, and bass clarinet. The band performs at its home in Lincoln Center, and tours throughout the U.S. and abroad.