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  1. World-class jazz swings into Port Townsend this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Harish Raghavan, bass; and Matt Wilson, drums. American Legion, 209 Monroe St. - Jeff Clayton, alto sax; Wycliffe Gordon, trombone; Taylor Eigsti, piano; Dan Balmer, guitar; Christoph Luty, bass; and Julian McDonough, drums. Cotton Building, 607 ...

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  2. World-class jazz swings into Port Townsend this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Harish Raghavan, bass; and Matt Wilson, drums. American Legion, 209 Monroe St. - Jeff Clayton, alto sax; Wycliffe Gordon, trombone; Taylor Eigsti, piano; Dan Balmer, guitar; Christoph Luty, bass; and Julian McDonough, drums. Cotton Building, 607 ...

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  3. New York City-based trumpeter and vocalist Bria Skonberg plays Vail JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Vail Daily News

    ... to the Daily Bria Skonberg has released three studio albums and performs regularly around Manhattan with Wycliffe Gordon and a slew of other jazz greats between traveling the world with her own quintet. What: Bria Skonberg, with Eric Wheeler on ...

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  4. Keeping the swing alive: Wycliffe Gordon will celebrate big band jazz in Mount AiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Duke Ellington wrote "It Don't Mean a Thing " in 1931, heralding the dawn of the swing era a few years later. The days of the big band as popular music had long passed by the time Wycliffe Gordon was born in 1967, but the versatile trombonist has spent much of his career revisiting the music of the swing era, both as a former member of Wynton Marsalis' Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and fronting his own bands, which have recorded tribute albums to Ellington and Gordon's idol, Louis Armstrong.

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  5. LeNard Rutledge At Arts Garage July 1Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... respectable jazz artists including Nnenna Freelon, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Kenny Drew Jr.,Harry Allen and Wycliffe Gordon. Tickets are $30, $40, and $45 at artsgarage.org. For more information call the box office at 561-450-6357. Zaena Morisho Releases ...

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  6. VIDEO: Music Video for Svetlana & the Delancey Five's 'Dance In Between the Moments'Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Below, check out the video premiere of "Dance In Between the Moments," by Svetlana and the Delancey Five ft. Wycliffe Gordon with music and lyrics by Rob Garcia! The song, "Dance In Between The Moments," is an original by the band's drummer and album co-producer, Rob Garcia - and it pays tribute to our swing dancer following and is one of the songs on their critically acclaimed record, Night at the Speakeasy .

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  7. René Marie brings passion and gusto to Charleston stageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Charleston City Paper

    ... in drums that sounded like a hypnotic, tribal pulse. The other musicians - Etienne Charles (trumpet), Wycliffe Gordon (trombone), John Chin (piano), Elias Bailey (double bass), and Sherman Irby (saxophone) - joined in, riffing on the melody and ...

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  8. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Wycliffe GordonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | All About Jazz

    Wycliffe Gordon enjoys an extraordinary career as a performer, conductor, composer, arranger, and educator, receiving high praise from audiences and critics alike. Gordon tours the world performing hard-swinging, straight-ahead jazz for audiences ranging from heads of state to elementary school students.

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  9. Friday, June 3: Svetlana and FriendsRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | The Brooklyn Paper

    ... Backroom in the Lower East Side. Svetlana's latest record with her group titled NIGHT AT THE SPEAKEASY (ft. Wycliffe Gordon, produced Guy Eckstine), is a big hit. For more information contact svetl Renowned dance instructor Arturo Perez has been ...

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  10. Music lovers unite for Mount Gambier's big weekend of jazzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | ABC News

    ... outskirts of town housed over 6,000 guests on Saturday night, with rousing performances from US performers Wycliffe Gordon and the One O'Clock Lab Band, with Australian vocalist Kate Ceberano. Joining 6,000 music lovers at Saturday night's concert ...

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  11. Swinging with DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    ... others, and when not leading his own octet he has performed with Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks, The Wycliffe Gordon Septet, the Wynton Marsalis Quartet, and other top ensembles. He has composed for strings as well as brass, and was the winner of ...

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  12. Savannah Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Connect Savannah

    'You can't really enjoy your own work the way you enjoy the music that inspired you to do what you do, but that's the point of it.' Their second LP "Nashville Obsolete," a toughed-up version of the roots music many associate Rawlings and Welch with, is a must-have for any Americana fan This year Festival favorite Wycliffe Gordon was joined by the masterful and wildly inventive Adrian Cunningham, who absolutely destroyed on the clarinet and saxophone.

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  13. Savannah Music Festival Review: Late Night Jam @Morris CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Connect Savannah

    ... Festival's annual "Late Night Jam" at the Morris Center, usually headlined by longtime Festival favorite Wycliffe Gordon. Friday night was everything every local jazz fan eagerly anticipated, and then some. Fresh off the heels of an earlier ...

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  14. Savannah Music Festival: Hot PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Connect Savannah

    ... signature velvety clarity since age six, working with acclaimed artists like SMF favorite Dianne Reeves, Wycliffe Gordon, and many more. She's a regular performer at Jazz at Lincoln Center and Montreux, and other esteemed jazz festivals. For her SMF ...

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  15. 'Happy birthday Duke!' tribute concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Pike County Courier

    ... among others. When not leading his own octet, he has performed with Vince Giordano and The Nighthawks, The Wycliffe Gordon Septet, The Wynton Marsalis Quartet, and other top ensembles. He has composed for strings as well as brass, and won ...

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  16. Indiana high school jazz ensemble performs concert to prep for national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | KCRG

    ... three day competition, students will attend workshops and work with jazz professionals, including musicians Wycliffe Gordon and Terrell Stafford.

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  17. Award-winning jazz trumpeter Bria Skonberg will perform at Drake on March 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... his Orchestra, the Colleen Clark Collective, the Solomon Douglas Swingtet, Bucky Pizzarelli, Howard Alden, Wycliffe Gordon, and others. She co-founded the Mighty Aphrodite Jazz Band, Bria and Jim's Borderline Jazz Band, the New York Hot Jazz Camp, ...

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  18. Columbia County's YuchiKiokee Festival underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    ... for the first time at Lady Antebellum Pavilion. Gates open at 6PM, music begins at 7 p.m. Friday March 18th: Wycliffe Gordon and His International All-Stars in Concert Augusta Native Wycliffe Gordon and his band will bring a night of high energy ...

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  19. 2nd Annual YuchiKiokee FestivalRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... stage for the first time at Lady Antebellum Pavilion. Gates open at 6PM, music begins at 7PM. Augusta Native Wycliffe Gordon and his band will bring a night of high energy Jazz music to Evans Towne Center Park. As a highly acclaimed trombonist, ...

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  20. The Royal Conservatory of Music Sets Season FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Jordan on bass - and a number of next generation jazz greats. The musicians are joined by special guest Wycliffe Gordon (tuba), who returns to Koerner Hall after recently appearing with Ren Marie. Latvian cellist Mischa Maisky returns to Koerner ...

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