Support All About Jazz

All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. Pay $20 and we'll hide those six pesky Google ads that appear on every page, plus this box and the slideout box on the right for a full year! You'll also fund website expansion.


I want to help
1

Branford Marsalis: Portraits of the Jazz Saxophone at Rose Theater

.

Where

Rose Theater
33 West 60th Street
New York, NY
212-258-9800

When

Fri, April 5, 2013
8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2013-04-05 8:00pm 2013-04-05 Branford Marsalis: Portraits of the Jazz Saxophone at Rose Theater Jazz at Lincoln Center welcomes the return of GRAMMY® award-winning saxophonist and 2011 NEA Jazz Master Branford Marsalis to the Rose Theater stage on April 5th and 6th, at 8pm for his exemplary Portraits of the Jazz Saxophone. On this concert, Marsalis will express the full range of his technical excellence and compositional prowess while featuring the members of his quartet: pianist Joey Calderazzo, bassist Eric Revis, and drummer Justin Faulkner.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra drummer Ali Jackson kicks off the evening with an opening performance by his YES! Trio, featuring pianist Aaron Goldberg and bassist Omer Avital.

Marsalis has performed in some of the organizations most historic programs including “One Family of Jazz,” celebrating the 2004 grand opening of Frederick P. Rose Hall and “Higher Ground: Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert” in 2005. After his first appearance with the New York Philharmonic in the summer of 2010, Marsalis was again invited to join them as soloist in their 2010-2011 concert series where he unequivocally demonstrated his versatility and prowess, bringing “a gracious poise and supple tone… and an insouciant swagger” (New York Times) to the repertoire.

Note: Hot Seats, $10 seats for each Rose Theater performance (excluding Jazz for Young People® concerts and other performances as specified) and select 9:30pm performances in The Allen Room (excluding Jazz & Popular Song concerts), are available for purchase to the general public on the Wednesday prior to each performance. Subject to availability. Available only for select Allen Room shows; please call 212-258-9800 for available Hot Seats performance dates. Hot Seats are available only by walk up at the Box Office.
Rose Theater, 33 West 60th Street false MM/DD/YYYY

Tickets

Start at $30

About

Jazz at Lincoln Center welcomes the return of GRAMMY® award-winning saxophonist and 2011 NEA Jazz Master Branford Marsalis to the Rose Theater stage on April 5th and 6th, at 8pm for his exemplary Portraits of the Jazz Saxophone. On this concert, Marsalis will express the full range of his technical excellence and compositional prowess while featuring the members of his quartet: pianist Joey Calderazzo, bassist Eric Revis, and drummer Justin Faulkner.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra drummer Ali Jackson kicks off the evening with an opening performance by his YES! Trio, featuring pianist Aaron Goldberg and bassist Omer Avital....
read more


Erika Santucci added this event on February 26, 2013

Live Reviews
CD/LP/Track Review
Live Reviews
CD/LP/Track Review
Live Reviews
Read more articles
Upward Spiral
Upward Spiral
Okeh
2016
buy
A Love Supreme - Live in Amsterdam
A Love Supreme - Live...
Okeh
2015
buy
In My Solitude - Live at Grace Cathedral
In My Solitude - Live...
Okeh
2015
buy
Four MFs Playin' Tunes
Four MFs Playin' Tunes
Marsalis Music
2012
buy
Songs Of Mirth And Melancholy
Songs Of Mirth And...
Marsalis Music
2011
buy
Metamorphosen
Metamorphosen
Marsalis Music
2009
buy
Miles Davis Miles Davis
trumpet
John Coltrane John Coltrane
saxophone
Wynton Marsalis Wynton Marsalis
trumpet
Sonny Rollins Sonny Rollins
saxophone
Wayne Shorter Wayne Shorter
saxophone
Michael Brecker Michael Brecker
sax, tenor
Art Blakey Art Blakey
drums
Chris Potter Chris Potter
reeds
Dexter Gordon Dexter Gordon
sax, tenor
Joshua Redman Joshua Redman
saxophone

Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Oct7Fri Ravi Coltrane Village Vanguard
New York, NY
8:30 pm
Oct6Thu Ravi Coltrane Village Vanguard
New York, NY
8:30 pm
Nov4Fri Leo Kottke Ginny's Supper Club
New York, NY
8:00 PM
$48
Oct6Thu Ravi Coltrane Village Vanguard
New York, NY
10:30 pm
Nov27Sun Ravi Coltrane Blue Note New York
New York, NY
8:00 pm
Dec4Sun Ravi Coltrane Blue Note New York
New York, NY
10:30 pm
Oct9Sun Ravi Coltrane Village Vanguard
New York, NY
8:30 pm
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Oct25Tue Jane Bunnett And Maqueque Birdland
New York, NY
8:30 PM
$30
Nov4Fri Leo Kottke Ginny's Supper Club
New York, NY
8:00 PM
$48
Oct15Sat John Gray - The Jazz Thieves The Way Station
Brooklyn, NY
8:00 PM
$5
Oct20Thu Ben Allison Smoke Jazz & Supper Club-Lounge
New York, NY
9:00 pm
Jun8Thu Michael Feinstein: Ella On My Mind The Appel Room
New York, NY
7:00 PM
Oct19Wed Masumi Ormandy Jazz at Kitano
New York, NY
8:00 PM
Oct6Thu Tish Oney The Triad
New York, NY
7:00 PM
$20
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Nov12Sat Jim Dawson The Cutting Room
New York, NY
7:00 PM
$35
Dec17Sat Steve Picataggio Fine and Rare
New York, NY
9:00 pm
Dec13Tue Steve Picataggio La Lanterna - The Bar Next Door
New York, NY
8:30 pm
Dec3Sat Steve Picataggio Fine and Rare
New York, NY
9:00 pm
Nov19Sat Steve Picataggio Fine and Rare
New York, NY
9:00 pm
Nov5Sat Steve Picataggio Fine and Rare
New York, NY
9:00 pm
Oct29Sat Steve Picataggio The Drawing Room, Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY
7:00 pm
Date Event Venue Time Tickets
Sep29Thu Catherine Russell: Harlem on My Mind Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
New York, NY
7:30 PM
Sep29Thu Stephan Crump The Stone
New York, NY
10:00 pm
Sep29Thu Carol Leven And Nick Moran Duo At... Gino's Trattoria
Brooklyn, NY
8:00 PM
Sep29Thu Bob DeVos Quartet Smalls Jazz Club
New York, NY
7:30 PM
Sep29Thu Steve Elmer Piano/compser Shanghai Mong
New York, NY
7:00 PM
Sep29Thu Martin Kelley And Affinity Domaine Wine Bar
L.I.C., NY
8:30 PM
Sep29Thu Ron Jackson Wythe Hotel
Brooklyn, NY
6:00 pm

Join the staff. Writers Wanted!

Develop a column, write album reviews, cover live shows, or conduct interviews.