Jazz At Lincoln Center

The Brian Lehrer Show

For More Women in Jazz, Host Blind Auditions

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Despite the numerous contributions of women to jazz music over the years, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra has never had a permanent female band member.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Wynton Marsalis on Woodlawn Cemetery's "Jazz Corner"

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Jazz great after Jazz great has requested to be buried near "Duke" Ellington. So now, Miles Davis, Celia Cruz, Lionel Hampton, Max Roach, and many others can all be found in Woodlawn Cemetery's unofficial "Jazz Corner." A concert at Woodlawn is being held tonight in celebration of these Jazz giants. Wynton Marsalis, trumpeter, composer, and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center, and Susan Olson, Woodlawn Cemetery historian, weigh in on their legacy and NYC's jazz history.


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New York Philharmonic This Week

Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Tonight at 9 pm, the Philharmonic plays Wynton Marsalis' Swing Symphony (Symphony No. 3) featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. Plus, music by Copland and Stravinsky.



Jazz at Lincoln Center Gets $20 Million

Monday, January 06, 2014

Jazz at Lincoln Center announced on Monday that it has received a $20 million gift to support the organization’s performance, education and broadcast events.

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The Jonathan Channel

Big Band Holidays: Jazz At Lincoln Center

Friday, December 20, 2013

No one throws a holiday party like Jazz At Lincoln Center! Wynton Marsalis leads an all-star lineup through a Yuletide romp.  The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra is joined by vocalists René Marie and Gregory Porter for a New Orleans style holiday treatment of I'll Be Home for Christmas, Winter Wonderland and We Three Kings. Wendell Pierce hosts.


Around Broadway

The Jazz Age is Revived in After Midnight

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

New York Times theater critic Charles Isherwood lets us know if all the 20th century juice in After Midnight can light up Broadway almost 90 years later.


New York Philharmonic This Week

Gilbert Conducts Copland and Marsalis Conducts Swing Symphony

Thursday, June 13, 2013

New York Philharmonic Music Director Alan Gilbert leads the orchestra in Copland’s Clarinet Concerto followed by Wynton Marsalis’s "Swing Symphony" featuring Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Marsalis.



Wynton Marsalis in Conversation

Friday, August 17, 2012

This season, Wynton Marsalis marks 25 years at the helm of Jazz at Lincoln Center. To celebrate this milestone, Marsalis sat down with Elliott Forrest, the Peabody Award-winning radio host of WQXR and WNYC.

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Jazz at Lincoln Center Taps Former NBC Exec as Leader

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Greg Scholl, who oversaw a portfolio of NBC Universal properties, will be the non-profit's new executive director beginning on June 1. Adrian Ellis left the post in January to work for an arts consultancy company he founded.



Gig Alert: Bill Callahan

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

Austin singer songwriter Bill Callahan performs in the American Songbook series at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Wednesday night. Download the enigmatic musician's "Baby Breath." 



Gig Alert: Thurston Moore

Thursday, February 02, 2012

Alt-rocker Thurston Moore performs at Jazz At Lincoln Center on Thursday night as part of the American Songbook series. Download the Sonic Youth frontman's new acoustic single "Circulation." 

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Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha to Open in Qatar

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

The tiny Gulf country of Qatar is home to a film festival, a philharmonic orchestra, a modern art museum — and soon, a New York-style jazz club.


Studio 360

Join a Choir Without Singing a Note

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Recordings of choral music can be discouraging: soft and diffuse, like the music is coming through cotton balls. That’s what so fantastic about Janet Cardiff’s sound installation “The Forty-Part Motet,” now on view at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City.

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