Friday 1 March at 10:30am
Arts Centre Melbourne, Hamer Hall
About the performance
For this special concert event, students are invited to join the world-famous Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis as the critically-acclaimed big band performs its Jazz for Young People concert, Who is Thelonious Monk?
With their trademark energy and rich knowledge of the repertoire, Mr Marsalis and his band will illustrate how Monk’s playful, profound and universally loved compositions have united musicians of all backgrounds therein offering endless opportunities for analysis, interpretation and improvisation.
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra’s concerts spark curiosity and imagination through vivid conversation and lively performances that inspire students and teachers alike to dance in their seats.
Recommended for secondary school-aged students, with broader suitability at the discretion of teachers.
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Wynton Marsalis | Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra
Ticket price: $17 per ticket, one free teacher per 10 students
Included in your ticket price is a suite of pre-concert, curriculum-linked digital resources, plus a pre-event teacher information session hosted by MSO staff and artists designed to help you make the most of the concert content and pre-concert resources package (details will follow your booking).