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Marcus Performing Arts Center

JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA

The JLCO is performing in MKE on Thursday! Join us for a private soundcheck and Q&A with JLCO bassist Carlos Henriquez.

JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA
JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA

Time & Location

Feb 02, 2023, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Marcus Performing Arts Center, 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202, USA

About the Event

JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA (JLCO) AT THE MARCUS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER (MPAC)

  • 5:00 PM - Arrive at the MPAC main entrance (929 Water Street) for a private soundcheck event. (An RSVP with MJI is required)
  • 5:30 - 6:30 PM - JLCO Soundcheck and Q&A with JLCO bassist Carlos Henriquez. 
  • 7:30 PM – Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and Naseer Shamma Performance in Uihlein Hall. (Tickets purchased from MPAC are required)

SOUNDCHECK

Attendees must RSVP below in advance and are subject to all rules and regulations of the Marcus Performing Arts Center (MPAC). Agreement to MPAC's Video/Photograph Release Form is required to attend.

CONCERT TICKETS: https://www.marcuscenter.org/show/jazz-lincoln-center

MPAC has extended an offer to MJI friends and students to purchase discounted tickets. Use promo code WYNTON for $10 off any ticket. (You can get a ticket for less than $15!) Tickets can be purchased through the box office at 414-273-7206 by mentioning the promo code (no additional fees) or online by clicking the “Unlock” box prior to selecting seats and entering the code (fees apply). For groups of 10 or more, MPAC can offer a 20% discount. John Barnes, group sales director, can be reached at 414-273-7207. GET TICKETS: https://www.marcuscenter.org/show/jazz-lincoln-center

MORE ABOUT JCLO

The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO) comprises 15 of today’s finest jazz soloists and ensemble players. Under Music Director Wynton Marsalis, the JLCO performs a vast repertoire, from rare historic compositions to Jazz at Lincoln Center-commissioned works, including compositions and arrangements by Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk, Mary Lou Williams, Benny Goodman, and many others.  

JLCO and Wynton Marsalis will be joined by internationally-renowned musician and humanitarian, Naseer Shamma. Known for being one of the world's greatest oud (an ancient Middle Eastern stringed instrument) virtuosos, he has also received numerous awards for his contributions to promoting and advancing the oud and Arabic music all over the world. This tour will celebrate the first collaboration for JLCO and oud and will feature new works arranged by Mr. Marsalis, Mr. Shamma, and JLCO members.

POST-PERFORMANCE

Join MJI across the street in "the bar" at Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel. The jazz continues - featuring MJI Faculty members Paul Silbergleit (guitar), Jeff Hamann (bass), and Dave Bayles (drums). No doubt, a jam is on the horizon.

PARKING

The Marcus Performing Arts Center is located at 929 North Water Street, between East State Street and East Kilbourn Avenue. Event parking may be purchased when arriving to the Marcus Performing Arts Center parking structure. The Marcus Center Parking Structure is located one block north of the Marcus Center, between East State Street and East Highland Avenue. To access the parking structure, turn onto State Street from Water Street. The entrance is one block west of Water Street on the right.

Tickets

  • JLCO Soundcheck and Q&A

    $0.00

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