April 29 & 30, Rose Theater
The brilliant contemporary pianist Marcus Roberts and his nonet take you on a journey through the compositions and innovations of piano pioneers Earl Fatha" Hines, whose stride style made the 1920s roar, and Earl Bud" Powell, whose powerful playing brought the instrument into the modern age. Featuring trumpeters Marcus Printup and Alphonso Horne, trombonist Ron Westray, saxophonist Ted Nash, tenor saxophonists Stephen Riley and Ricardo Pascal, bassist Rodney Jordan, and drummer Jason Marsalis. Jazz at Lincoln Center Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis calls Roberts the genius of the modern piano." Free pre-concert discussion nightly at 7pm.
Friday & Saturday, April 29 & 30, 2011, 8pm.
Rose Theater at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, Broadway at 60th Street, New York, New York.
Ticket prices are $10, $30, $50, $75, $95 or $120 dependent upon seating section.
Note: Hot Seats, $10 orchestra seats for each Rose Theater performance (excluding Jazz For Young People concerts), are available for purchase to the general public on the Wednesday of each performance week. Subject to availability. Hot Seats are available only by walk up at the Box Office, maximum of four per person.
All tickets can be purchased through jalc.org or CenterCharge at 212-721-6500, open daily from 10am to 9pm. Tickets can also be purchased at the Jazz at Lincoln Center Box Office, located on Broadway at 60th Street, ground floor. Box Office hours: Monday-Saturday from 10am to 6pm (or 30 minutes past curtain) and Sunday from noon to 6pm (or 30 minutes past curtain).