2014 sees the iconic jazz record label Blue Note turn 75. Celebrate this momentous anniversary at Symphony Hall alongside the irresistibly swinging Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and its musical director Wynton Marsalis.
Blue Note is a treasure trove of a label, and has been home to a host of major jazz stars throughout the decades – Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, McCoy Tyner, Art Blakey, Horace Silver and Bud Powell, to name but a few.
This extraordinary concert embraces the entire history of modern jazz from bebop to the dancefloor, featuring big band arrangements of unforgettable classics.
Free pre -concert performance
Symphony Hall Cafe Bar
6.40pm – 7.10pm
Following an afternoon of workshops with members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra the Jazzlines Ensemble perform a pre-concert set of jazz repertoire led by Musical Director of the Jazzlines Education Programme, Percy Pursglove.
£19.50, £22.50, £27.50 & £35 plus transaction fee*
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