NEA Jazz Master, 9x-GRAMMY® Award-Winner & 32x-GRAMMY® Award Trumpeter, composer and bandleader WYNTON MARSALIS will perform at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club on Saturday July 9 at 7:00 & 9:30 p.m. Wynton Marsalis joins Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule, which includes 8 NEA Jazz Masters, 37 GRAMMY® Award-winning artists, 35 Blues Music Award winners and a comprehensive roster of talented musicians with over 500 GRAMMY® Award nominations. Tickets for WYNTON MARSALIS, as well as the current list of 2022 shows, can be viewed on Jimmy’s online events calendar at: http://www.jimmysoncongress.com/events. The 7:00 p.m. Wynton Marsalis Show Is exhausted.
PORTSMOUTH, NH, June 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Jazz music visionary Wynton Marsalis visits Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club on Saturday July 9 at 7:00 & 9:30 p.m. Wynton Marsalis is an NEA Jazz Master, 9x-GRAMMY® Award-Winner & 32x-GRAMMY® Award-nominated trumpeter, composer and bandleader. In 1983, Marsalis earned the distinction of being the only artist to win GRAMMY® Awards for jazz and classical music records, a feat he amazingly repeated in 1984, and he is the only artist to have won GRAMMY® Awards for 5 consecutive years. (1983-1987).
Wynton Marsalis has been described as the most outstanding jazz musician and trumpeter of his generation; one of the best classical trumpeters in the world; and a brilliant composer and conductor. Her life is a portrait of discipline, dedication, sacrifice and creative accomplishment and has won 9 coveted GRAMMY® Awards. In 1987, Wynton Marsalis co-founded a jazz program at Lincoln Center and under his leadership the program developed an international program with up to 400 events per year in 15 countries. Wynton has produced over 60 albums and sold over 7 million albums worldwide, including 3 gold albums.
There is great recognition for Wynton Marsalis’ breakthrough achievements in jazz around the world. Of United States House of Representatives, he received a citation for outstanding contributions to the arts and was named a United Nations Messenger of Peace. In November 2005, he was awarded the National Medal of Arts, the highest honor given to artists and patrons by the United States government. Honorary degrees have been bestowed upon Wynton by twenty-nine of our nation’s leading academic institutions, including ColombiaBrown, Princeton and Yale University. Marsalis was inducted into the American Academy of Achievement and was dubbed an Honorary Dreamer by the “I Have a Dream Foundation”. Time magazine selected Wynton as one of America’s most promising leaders under 40 in 1995, and in 1996 Time Magazine celebrated Marsalis as one of America’s 25 Most Influential People. Marsalis received the Grand Prix Du Disque from Francethe Louis Armstrong commemorative medal, the Netherlands’ Edison Award and Algur H. Meadows Award for Excellence in the Arts (1997). Marsalis has received countless plaques and been given the key to over 50 cities.
According to Marsalis, what you hear in a great jazz band is the sound of democracy, “the jazz band works best when participation is shaped by intelligent communication.” This intelligent and energetic interaction has made Marsalis bands favorites of jazz musicians and audiences around the world. Wynton Marsalis is always welcomed warmly and enthusiastically wherever he is in the world. The connection is the music, which mimics our valued way of life.
“We are honored to have remarkable visionary trumpeter, composer and bandleader Wynton Marsalis on stage at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club for an unforgettable evening of jazz music,” said Suzanne Bresette, general manager of programming at Jimmy’s Jazz and Blues Club. “Jimmy’s dedicated team works hard to make Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club one of the best jazz clubs in the world. our vision and our purpose.”
Tickets for NEA Jazz Master, 9x-GRAMMY® Award-Winner & 32x-GRAMMY® Award-Winner, Composer & Bandleader WYNTON MARSALIS on Saturday July 9 at 7:00 & 9:30 p.m. are available on the Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club Wynton Marsalis event page. The 7:00 p.m. The show is SOLD OUT.
Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule currently includes 8 NEA Jazz Masters, 37 GRAMMY® Award-winning artists, 35 Blues Music Award winners and a full roster of talented musicians with over 500 GRAMMY® Award nominations among them. Check out Jimmy’s online events calendar for Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule. Subscribe to Jimmy’s Email newsletter to stay informed about new jazz and blues artist announcements, tickets, special offers, Jimmy’s Sunday Jazz Brunch and more.
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