Tickets on sale February 15th
Jazz trumpeteer Wynton Marsalis will be performing at Eldborg main hall in Harpa on July 4th 2014 along with his band, Jazz at the Lincoln Centre Orchestra. The concert is organised by Harpa in cooperation with the Reykjavík Jazz Festival.
Marsalis is an internationally acclaimed musician, composer, bandleader, educator and a leading advocate of American culture. He is the world‘s first jazz artist to perform and compose accross the full jazz spectrum from its New Orleans roots to bebop to modern jazz.
The programme on July 4th is titled „All Jazz is Modern“ and it goes through the history of jazz from Jelly Roll Morton to the present day.