The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis will perform two concerts with rock legends Crosby, Stills and Nash in May. The shows, titled “The Crosby, Stills & Nash Songbook,” will take place at the Rose Theater at JALC’s Frederick P. Rose Hall. The premiere, on May 1, will serve as Jazz at Lincoln Center’s 2013 Gala Concert and will be followed by a public concert on May 3.
The Gala Concert, according to a press release, “will honor New York interior designer and JALC Board Member Mica Ertegun and bestow upon her the organization’s Ed Bradley Award for Leadership in Jazz.”
The performances will feature Crosby, Stills & Nash’s classic songs arranged by Marsalis and members of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.
Previous annual Gala events featured Willie Nelson, Eric Clapton and Paul Simon.
The May 1 Gala begins with a 7 p.m. concert in Rose Theater followed by a 9 p.m. dinner in the Allen Room and Atrium. The May 3 show takes place at 8 p.m. in Rose Theater. JALC is located at Broadway at 60th Street in Manhattan.
Gala tickets begin at $1,500 and tables begin at $25,000. Contact Stacie Middleton Crawford at [email protected] for information.
Tickets for the public concert on May 3 will be available to Jazz at Lincoln Center members and subscribers with a MasterCard starting February 4 at 10 a.m. ET. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on February 11. All ticket sales will be handled via jalc.org, through CenterCharge at 212-721-6500 or the Jazz at Lincoln Center Box Office at Broadway and 60th Street. There is a maximum of two tickets per household. There are no group sales, Hot Seats, or discounted tickets available for this event.