Jazz You Too

The trumpetist and Marciac have a relationship that goes beyond the simple fact of playing there every year since 1991 – there’s a Wynton’s statue under a sycamore tree in front of the 15th-century Augustine cloister – recognizing Wynton’s association with the festival and his contribution to the local life – the festival attracts about 100,000 people to the tiny town (population 1,300). Wynton Marsalis Quintet Wynton Marsalis (trumpet); Walter Blanding (sax); Dan Nimmer (piano); Carlos Henriquez (bass); Ali Jackson (drums)

Wynton Marsalis

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