SIRIUS XM Radio to Broadcast Jazz at Lincoln Center
SIRIUS XM Radio to Broadcast Fourth Consecutive Season from New York City's Jazz at Lincoln Center
Jazz at Lincoln Center's season premiere to feature National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master Roy Haynes and his Fountain of Youth Band, plus Wynton Marsalis, Danilo Perez, David Holland, and Kenny Garrett
NEW YORK-September 24, 2010- SIRIUS XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will launch its fourth season of live broadcasts created with New York City's Jazz at Lincoln Center beginning Saturday, September 25 at 8:00pm ET on its Real Jazz channel, SIRIUS channel 72 and XM channel 70.
The fourth season of Live From Jazz at Lincoln Center, a weekly series that features performances from the 2010-2011 Jazz at Lincoln Center season inside Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City, will debut with the broadcast of legendary drummer Roy Haynes. Haynes, a recipient of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Jazz Masters Award, the nation's highest honor in jazz, will perform with his Fountain of Youth Band along with a special all-star group, including saxophonist Kenny Garrett, pianist Danilo Perez, bassist Dave Holland, and trumpeter and Jazz at Lincoln Center Artistic Director Wynton Marsalis.
The 2010-2011 Jazz at Lincoln Center season will also include performances by Nancy Wilson, Chick Corea, Chucho Valdés, Bobby McFerrin, and the Jazz at Lincoln Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis.
A Night at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, the series of weekly broadcasts from Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, one of New York's premier jazz nightclubs, will feature performances by artists including Pat Martino, Randy Brecker, Paquito D'Rivera, Eldar, Bucky Pizzarelli, and Kenny Barron.