Wynton Marsalis

GUEST: WYNTON MARSALIS Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and trumpeter Latest CD, "Reel Time," music composed for films (Sony Classical, 1999, release date Oct. 10) Wynton Marsalis is not a name many associate with string quartets, but as an artist, he's never chosen to limit himself. By the end of 1999, he will have released eight CDs, including his first string quartet, ballet music, and of course some great jazz. Join Melinda Penkava for a conversation with the prolific Wynton Marsalis, on the nextTalk of the Nation, from NPR News.



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