Live Jazz, Opera and Dance at the Mondavi Center

Live Jazz, Opera and Dance

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
Wednesday, February 2, 2022 – 7:30pm
Led by consummate trumpeter Wynton Marsalis and comprised of 15 of the finest soloists, ensemble players and arrangers, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra has been hailed as “the greatest large jazz ensemble working today” by the Chicago Tribune.

Heartbeat Opera
Saturday, February 19, 2022 – Sunday, February 20, 2022
Opera is an artistic medium that articulates and confronts human passions with powerful immediacy. This conviction is what drives Heartbeat Opera’s desire to rejuvenate opera and to transform its recognized masterpieces from venerated relics into freshly challenging encounters.

Ronald K. Brown and Evidence, A Dance Company
Saturday, February 26, 2022 – 7:30pm
Founded by Ronald K. Brown in 1985 and based in Brooklyn, New York, Evidence, A Dance Company focuses on the seamless integration of traditional African dance with contemporary choreography and spoken word. Through work, Evidence provides a unique view of human struggles, tragedies, and triumphs.

Matthew Whitaker Quartet
Friday, March 25, 2022 – 7:30pm
The Hammond B3 organ speaks a language all its own, one that’s rooted in the church, but brings jazz, soul, blues and funk along for a dizzying party. It’s no wonder that special reverence is held for those musicians that truly master the instrument.

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