WMU News

Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra comes to WMU

Jan. 14, 2002

KALAMAZOO -- The renowned Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra appears at WMU's Miller Auditorium for a single performance on Wednesday, Jan. 23, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Ticket range from $40 to $15 and may be purchased by calling the Miller Auditorium ticket office at 269 387-2300 or on the Web at <www.millerauditorium.com>.

The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra performs and conducts educational events around the globe with world- leading symphony orchestras, ballet troupes, local students, and an ever- expanding roster of guest artists. Under its Pulitzer Prize- winning music director, Wynton Marsalis, the LCJO is composed of 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players of today, featuring a vast musical repertory that ranges from rare historic compositions to commissioned works from "Jazz at Lincoln Center," the world's largest non-profit arts organization dedicated to the art of jazz.

Media contact: Krista Iles, 269 387-2298, krista.iles@wmich.edu

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