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Essentially Ellington and ‘Chops’

Essentially Ellington and 'Chops'

This weekend, Jazz at Lincoln Center hosts the annual Essentially Ellington festival. This is where high school jazz musicians from around the nation come to town to play with the great Wynton Marsalis and compete with one another for prizes. To honor this, Cinetic has teamed with a few other companies to bring you Bruce Broder’s acclaimed documentary, Chops. The Tribeca hit follows students working their way to Essentially Ellington. Here’s a clip from the film:

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