An Evening with Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis

About this programme

A collection of performances by country singer Willie Nelson and trumpet player Wynton Marsalis, filmed over two nights at New York's Lincoln Centre in 2007. Featuring Nelson originals, as well as traditional songs and music by Hoagy Carmichael, Jimmy Reed and Duke Ellington, intercut with insights from the duo into the choice of songs they perform and the sensational mix of musical styles that they created.