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2018 News

Friday, December 7th, 2018

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and the National Symphony Orchestra of Romania conducted by Cristian Macelaru perform The Jungle

New York, NY (December 7, 2018) - The National Symphony Orchestra of Romania, conducted by Cristian Măcelaru, will join forces with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis for its first-ever performance in the United States. This special concert event will take place in Rose Theater at Frederick P. Rose Hall, on January 11-12, 2019, at 8pm. Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, is located on Broadway at 60th Street in New York City.

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Jazz at Lincoln Center announces Joe Fiedler’s Open Sesame Concerts at Dizzy’s Club on February 4, 2019

New York, NY (December 6, 2018) - On February 4, 2019, Joe Fiedler, jazz trombonist and one of Sesame Street arrangers and orchestrators, will lead his outrageously fun band through jazz versions of classics like “Rubber Duckie,” “Pinball Number Count,” “People in your Neighborhood,” and “Magic Pig Calypso”. The show will be at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Dizzy’s Club for one night only - the 7:30pm set will feature Joe Fiedler’s Open Sesame with special guests Elmo and Wynton Marsalis, and the 9:30pm set will feature Joe Fiedler’s Open Sesame continuing to play the smart and playful music of Sesame Street.

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Roy Hargrove Musical Celebration at Jazz at Lincoln Center on January 8, 2019

New York, NY (December 3, 2018) - The life and work of Roy Hargrove will be honored at a musical celebration on Tuesday, January 8, in Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall, on Broadway at 60th Street, New York, New York. Doors will open at 6:30pm and the event will begin promptly at 7pm.

Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Charles Lloyd & The Marvels: 80th Birthday Celebration featuring Bill Frisell and special guest Lucinda Williams

New York, NY (November 28, 2018) - Charles Lloyd, NEA Jazz Master, saxophone titan, bandleader, and composer, will celebrate his 80th birthday in a special concert event, Charles Lloyd & The Marvels: 80th Birthday Celebration, featuring guitarist Bill Frisell and special guest vocalist Lucinda Williams, on December 14-15 at 8pm, at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater. Lloyd’s longtime rhythm section of bassist Reuben Rodgers and drummer Eric Harland, plus pedal steel guitar master Greg Leisz, will join Lloyd, Frisell, and Williams for this milestone birthday event.

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and vocalists Vuyo Sotashe and Veronica Swift ring in the holidays with Big Band Holidays

New York, NY (November 20, 2018) - Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis spreads good cheer this holiday season as the world renowned jazz orchestra and guest vocaists Vuyo Sotashe and Veronica Swift perform Big Band Holidays throughout the U.S. The 14-city U.S. tour embarks in Ann Arbor, MI on November 28. The Big Band Holidays tour takes the band through Texas, and the Southeast then concludes with a 5-date homecoming engagement at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Fredrick P. Rose Hall’s Rose Theater on December 19-23. The performance on Sunday, December 23 at 2pm, will be a Relaxed Performance, designed to provide an opportunity for children or adults with autism, learning difficulties, or other sensory and communication needs to enjoy our performances with their families in a more relaxed environment.