Wynton Marsalis And Eric Clapton Play The Blues – Live From Jazz at Lincoln Center due on cd/DVD

Rhino Records plan the CD and CD/DVD release of Wynton Marsalis and Eric Clapton Play The Blues – Live From Jazz at Lincoln Center. Release date is 13 September.
Recorded on the 8th and 9th April this year, the setlist comprised the following:

01. Ice Cream – Howard Johnson/Robert King/Billy Moll
02. Forty-Four – Chester Burnett/Howlin’ Wolf
03. Joe Turner’s Blues – W.C. Handy
04. The Last Time – Bill Ewing/Sara Martin
05. Careless Love – W.C. Handy/Martha E. Koenig/Spencer Williams
06. Kidman Blues – “Big Maceo” Merriweather
07. Layla – Eric Clapton/Jim Gordon
08, Joliet Bound – “Kansas Joe” McCoy/”Memphis Minnie” McCoy
09. Just A Closer Walk With Thee (with Taj Mahal) – Traditional

10. Corrine, Corrina (with Taj Mahal) – Bo Chatmon/Mitchell Parish/J. Mayo Williams

The dvd will have the bonus track: “Stagger Lee” by Taj Majal

The band featured:
Trumpet -Wynton Marsalis
Guitar, Vocals – Eric Clapton
Trumpet – Marcus Printup
Trombone – Chris Crenshaw
Clarinet – Victor Goines
Piano – Dan Zimmer
Bass – Carlos Henriquez
Drums – Alan Jackson
Keyboards – Chris Stainton
Banjo – Don Vappie
Special Guest
Guitar, Vocals – Taj Mahal



  1. I can’t dislike this new arrangement of Layla… and as a bonus we get three minutes (!!!) of a speech onstage from Clapton!!!! … which makes this clip of historical importance for two reasons 🙂
    Can’t wait to receive the CD/DVD set….