New Orleans Celebration: The Music of Jelly Roll Mortonpresented by Jazz at Lincoln Center
Fri-Sat May 11-12 8pmDetails / Buy Tickets Now!
New Orleans Celebration: New Orleans Piano Kingspresented by Jazz at Lincoln Center
Fri-Sat May 11-12 7:30pm & 9:30pmDetails / Buy Tickets Now!
The Allen Room
Master drummer Herlin Riley invites us all to a dream show for any musician from New Orleans. Here he honors the great Crescent City pianists of the past by recruiting great New Orleans pianists of the present. His choices are the best of three generations of modern piano players, including the dean of Louisiana pianists Ellis Marsalis, veteran Henry Butler, and young star Jonathan Batiste They are joined by New Orleans native Reginald Veal on bass.
Free Pre-Concert Activities
Free pre-concert discussion with JALC’s Ken Druker and pianist Terry Waldo, nightly at 7pm.
Free pre-concert celebration including live music by the Red Hook Ramblers, a gumbo cook-off, album art displays, and more, nightly at 6:30pm.