Wycliffe Gordon Swings! With The SC Jazz Masterworks Ensemble
The Newberry Opera House presents Wycliffe Gordon Swings! November 17 at 8 p.m. Gordon is an internationally acclaimed musical ambassador and interpreter of jazz, America’s music. He has 21 solo recordings and is a former longtime member of the Wynton Marsalis Septet and the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. The Jazz Journalists Association recently named him “2018 Trombonist of the Year” for the 11th time. Wycliffe will perform big band classics and swinging originals accompanied by the Jazz Masterworks Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Robert Gardiner. Tickets $20 – $40.