Today, the Center unveiled the 2009-2010 music season made up of the Jazz, Cabaret and Concert Series as well as two bonus events. As always, the Center has scheduled an incredible line-up featuring the world’s top musicians, singers and renowned ensembles - some new to the Center as well as returning favorites who will excite audiences with the thrill of amazing music in live performance.
Jazz Series: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis; Esperanza Spalding; Herb Alpert and Lani Hall; Django 100; and Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour featuring Kenny Barron, Regina Carter, Russell Malone and Kurt Elling
Cabaret Series: Christine Ebersole; Christine Andreas; Katey Sagal; Kelli O’Hara; and Paulo Szot
Concert Series: Emerson String Quartet; St. Lawrence String Quartet; Schubert Piano Trios with Philip Setzer, David Finckel and Wu Han; and Calder String Quartet with Gloria Cheng Bonus Events: Tony Bennett and Johnny Mathis Christmas
Above, Aaron Egigian, senior director of programming, gives a preview of the Jazz Series. For more previews including highlights of each artist, virtual brochures and other details please visit http://www.ocpac.org/home/Content/ContentDisplay.aspx?NavID=644