Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet with Wynton Marsalis at Dr. Phillips Center For The Performing Arts
WUCF 89.9 FM uploaded this event on March 24, 2021
Fri, May 21, 2021
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<p><strong>Part of our one-of-a-kind \;<a href="https://www.drphillipscenter.org/events/frontyard-festival/">Frontyard Festival™</a>—six months of socially distant\, live entertainment and unique experiences\, including dinner and drinks delivered to your box from on-site restaurants.</strong></p><hr><p>The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet's performance of "The Sounds of Democracy" aims to entertain\, inspire\, and uplift audiences with the full vigor\, vision\, and depth of America’s music. Led by trumpeter/composer \;<strong>Wynton Marsalis</strong> \;and featuring seven of jazz's finest soloists\, the concert's unique repertoire celebrates jazz's embodiment of freedom and democracy.</p><p>The evening will feature the premiere of \;<em>The Democracy Suite</em>\, a new Marsalis composition written during the ongoing Covid-19 crisis as a response to the political\, social\, and economic struggles facing our nation. \;<em>The Democracy Suite</em> \;is a swinging and stimulating instrumental rumination on the issues that have recently dominated our lives\, as well as the beauty that could emerge from a collective effort to create a better future...