Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra Announces 2004-05 Tour Dates

Classic Arts News   Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra Announces 2004-05 Tour Dates
The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra (LCJO) will play 29 dates across the United States and Canada this season, Jazz at Lincoln Center (JALC) announced last week.

The LCJO and artistic director and trumpeter Wynton Marsalis will play a series of dates in the Midwest this month, starting with a gala performance at Chicago Symphony Hall on Friday, September 10, that features the Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn arrangement of Grieg's Peer Gynt Suite. In January and February 2005, the group travels to the western U.S. and Canada, playing in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Vancouver, Calgary, and Edmonton, among other cities.

The LCJO, founded in 1988 as the resident orchestra of JALC, performs standards, commissioned works, and originals by Marsalis and other band members at its home base in New York City and around the world. In October, the ensemble plays for the first time at JALC's new home, Rose Hall.

Complete tour dates are below.

9/10/2004 Symphony Hall, Chicago, IL
9/11/2004 Symphony Hall, Chicago, IL
9/12/2004 Weidner Center/U of WI, Green Bay, WI
9/13/2004 Fine Arts Center, Viterbo University, La Crosse, WI
9/15/2004 Goshen College, Goshen, IN
9/16/2004 Embassy Theater, Fort Wayne Philharmonic, Ft. Wayne, IN
9/17/2004 Hill Auditorium University Musical Society/Burton Memorial Tower, Ann Arbor, MI
9/18/2004 Emens Auditorium, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
9/19/2004 DeBartolo Center for the Perf. Arts University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
9/26/2004 Symphony Hall, The Statler Building Fleet Boston Celebrity Series, Boston, MA
12/10-12 Suite for Human Nature with Harlem Boys Choir, Lincoln Theater, Washington, DC
1/18/2005 Kingsbury Hall, Salt Lake City, UT
1/20/2005, Centennial Hall, Tucson, AZ
1/21/2005 Scottsdale Center for the Arts, Scottsdale, AZ
1/22/2005 UCLA: Royce Hall, Los Angeles, CA
1/23/2005 Fred Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks, CA
1/24/2005 Performing Arts Center, San Louis Obispo, CA
1/25/2005 Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, CA
1/27/2005 Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, CA
1/28/2005 Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, Santa Rosa, CA
1/31/2005 Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA
2/1/2005 Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA
2/2/2005 Washington Center for the Perf. Arts, Olympia, WA
2/3/2005 University Center Auditorium, Victoria, BC, CANADA
2/4/2005 Queen Elizabeth Theater, Vancouver, BC CANADA
2/6/2005 Jack Singer Concert Hall, Calgary, AB CANADA
2/7/2005 Winspear Center, Edmonton, AB CANADA
2/20/2005 Bergen Performing Arts Center, Englewood, NJ
5/12/2005 Tarrytown Music Center, Tarrytown, NY

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