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Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis at Lied Center

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Lied Center
1600 Stewart Dr.
Lawrence, KS
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Thu, October 11, 2018
7:30 pm

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WORLD PREMIERE: 25TH ANNIVERSARY COMMISSION HONORING 15 KU BASKETBALL LUMINARIES
In celebration of the Lied Center’s 25th Anniversary, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis (JLCO) will premiere a new work commissioned by the Lied Center. Each of the 15 members of the JLCO will compose one movement to capture the spirit of a beloved KU basketball legend. This project represents the first time the JLCO has been commissioned to create a new work as a collective. The combination of the world’s greatest jazz orchestra with the tradition of basketball that runs so deep at the University of Kansas will result in an unforgettable performance....

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Betsy Ostrander uploaded this event on June 15, 2018