Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis (FRANK STEWART PHOTO / October 17, 2013)

Christian Community Action presents Abyssinian: A Gospel Celebration! The performance features nine-time Grammy Award winner Wynton Marsalis (pictured) playing with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, as well as the Chorale Le Chateau, conducted by Damien Sneed. The night of jazz is a rare opportunity to see these great talents playing together, and proceeds from the event will go to the work of Christian Community Action, which provides advocacy, housing, and assistance to New Haven's poor.

 

Abyssinian: A Gospel Celebration! featuring Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and Chorale Le Chateau

Oct. 22, 7:30 p.m., $20-$100, Woolsey Hall, 500 College St., New Haven, (203) 562-5666.