Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra w/ Wynton Marsalis

. March 3, 2014.
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Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra has one of the most grueling tour schedules in the business, yet possess the ability to make each concert fresh, unique and completely different from the last. On Sunday, March 30, the JLCO will perform at the Hill Auditorium alongside legendary trumpet virtuoso Wynton Marsalis. The set will incorporate modern jazz improvisation with the rich history of traditional and big-band composition that are part of the roots of American music. Expect a varied set-list including Duke Ellington compositions, historic Detroit Jazz and New Orleans Jazz.

4pm. $14-$85. Hill Auditorium, 825 N. University Ave.
734-764-2538. ums.org/performances

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