Wynton Marsalis & Willie Nelson Play the Music of Ray Charles

Wynton Marsalis & Willie Nelson Play the Music of Ray Charles

Director: Brad J. Fuss Cast: Willie Nelson, Wynton Marsalis, Norah Jones

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Overview

Renowned jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis joins forces with country music legend Willie Nelson for this singular performance, playing music exclusively from the songbook of Ray Charles. The concert was recorded at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall in February of 2009.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/20/2009
UPC: 0733961159349
Original Release: 2009
Rating: NR
Source: A&E Home Video
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 1:31:00

Special Features

In addition to 90 minutes of exemplary, soul-stirring music, both the standard and Blu-ray versions feature All Access, a documentary comprising interviews with Marsalis, Nelson, and Norah Jones about the Jazz at Lincoln Center concert; and a musical photo gallery with never-before-seen rehearsal footage, set to the artists’ phenomenal rendition of Charles’ “What’d I Say.”

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Wynton Marsalis & Willie Nelson Play the Music of Ray Charles
2. Hallelujah, I Love Her So [5:42]
3. You Are My Sunshine [6:55]
4. Come Rain Or Come Shine [4:26]
5. Unchain My Heart [6:04]
6. Crying Time [5:01]
7. Losing Hand [5:41]
8. Hit The Road Jack [8:00]
9. I'm Moving On [6:14]
10. Busted [5:59]
11. You Don't Know Me [5:14]
12. Here We Go Again [5:44]
13. Makin' Whoopee [5:31]
14. I Love You So Much (It Hurts) [3:41]
15. What'd I Say [7:17]
16. That's All [6:23]

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Wynton Marsalis & Willie Nelson Play the Music of Ray Charles 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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What an ensamble of musicians! The instruments, the solos, the voices! Excellent, excellent, excellent.