Blue Note at 75, The Concert
As the culminating event of a celebration of the 75th anniversary of Blue Note Records, artists from the iconic label's present and past roster perform: Norah Jones, Cassandra Wilson, Jason Moran, Wayne Shorter, and surprise special guests.
- Sun., May 11, 2014, 7:00 PM
- Concert Hall
- Approx. 2-1/4 hours
- $20.00 - $65.00
Blue Note at 75 Celebration
The Kennedy Center celebrates the 75th anniversary of Blue Note Records, the Finest in Jazz Since 1939, with some of the iconic label's most notable musicians in this jazz extravaganza featuring a week of mainstage concerts as well as some of its newest artists in free Millennium Stage performances. Related lectures, film screenings, photo exhibits, and more will be held at other locations in Washington, D.C., in collaborative events hosted by the Library of Congress, the Goethe-Institut, and the German Historical Institute (full schedule to be announced at a later date).
Performance Timing: Part One - 55 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 55 min.
NEA Jazz Masters Live is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest that celebrates the living legends who have made exceptional contributions to the advancement of jazz.
WAMU 88.5 FM and WPFW 89.3 FM are media partners of Kennedy Center Jazz.
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Tickets & Schedule
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7:00 PM Details & Pricing