Tracy Knoop, director
One of the top trombonists, composers, and producers in jazz today, Delfeayo Marsalis is known for his “technical excellence, inventive mind and frequent touches of humor…” (Leonard Feather, Los Angeles Times); he is “…one of the best, most imaginative and musical of the trombonists of his generation” (Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner). From America’s “First Family of Jazz” presented with the NEA’s highest honor, the Jazz Masters Award, Marsalis is also a producer (Harry Connick, Jr., Spike Lee, Wynton Marsalis, etc) in jazz today and an esteemed educator, who has toured with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Max Roach, and Elvin Jones, and has been featured by Ken Burns on PBS. An exclusive NW appearance with the Puget Sound Jazz Orchestra directed by Tracy Knoop. Presented by ASUPS Performing Arts.
Tickets: $15 general admission; discounted for Puget Sound community members; available at the Wheelock Information Center and through tickets.pugetsound.edu.