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2019/2020 Season

Cancelled: Dreams of New Orleans

Monday, May 11, 2020
7:00 pm8:30 pm
The TimesCenter
Cancelled: Dreams of New Orleans

Wycliffe Gordon joins NYYS Jazz and Director Andy Clausen for a lively program celebrating the musical legacy of New Orleans to close out the 19-20 season. A leading musical ambassador and interpreter of America’s music, triple-threat trombonist, trumpeter, and vocalist Wycliffe Gordon lends his hard-swinging sound, and prodigious technique to NYYS Jazz Band for a thrilling program celebrating the rhythms, repertoire, and legacy of The Crescent City. The program also features the world premiere of First Music commission The Pen is Mightier by Greg Weis.