Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
The mission of Jazz at Lincoln Center is to entertain, enrich and expand a global community for jazz through performance, education, and advocacy. With world-renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and guest artists spanning genres and generations, Jazz at Lincoln Center produces thousands of performance, education, and broadcast events each season in its home in New York City (Frederick P. Rose Hall, "The House of Swing"�) and around the world, for people of all ages.
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra (JLCO) comprising 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today, has been the Jazz at Lincoln Center resident orchestra since 1988.
Wynton Marsalis (Music Director, Trumpet) is the Managing and Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center. Born in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1961, Mr. Marsalis began his classical training on trumpet at age 12 and soon began playing in local bands of diverse genres. He entered The Juilliard School at age 17 and joined Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers. Mr. Marsalis made his recording debut as a leader in 1982, and has since recorded more than 70 jazz and classical albums which have garnered him nine GRAMMY� Awards.
Jazz at Lincoln Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization dedicated to inspiring and growing audiences for jazz. From joyous performances by the JALC Orchestra to innovative educational programs, we showcase jazz in the broadest of contexts through concerts, ballets, public dances, on film, parade, and riverboat; in classrooms, parks, nightclubs and churches; for broadcast, recording, printed page, and Internet. We commission new works and collaborate with artists from other artistic disciplines. We present solo artists, small groups, and big bands, as well as host one-night seminars, extended classes and provide curricula resources throughout New York City, the United States and all over the world.
The spirit of integration is embodied in our home, Frederick P. Rose Hall. One of the most vibrant performing arts facilities in the world, it houses diverse programs and is a cultural resource for fellow arts organizations and presenters.
Join our team for a chance to succeed with one of New York City's premier arts organizations. In addition to a competitive salary, excellent benefits and perks, we offer employees the opportunity to grow, collaborate and innovate within our diverse and creative workplace.
Jazz at Lincoln Center welcomes and celebrates diversity and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.