Dreams of New Orleans
Wycliffe Gordon joins NYYS Jazz Band 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.
Greg Weis: The Pen is Mightier (First Music commissioned world première)
Wycliffe Gordon, trombone, trumpet, vocals