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JazzTimes Article–Wycliffe Gordon: A Man of Many Talents

A recent article written for JazzTimes Magazine by author Mick Carlon.

Where were you on the evening of Friday, August 1, 2013?

Well, unless you climbed into a time machine and traveled to 1922 Chicago to dig Louis Armstrong blowing second cornet at the Lincoln Gardens with King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band, I bet my August 1 beat yours, for I was standing next to George Avakian—creator of the LP, producer of Duke and Pops, and a true gentleman—listening to Wycliffe Gordon and his band play one of the most exaltedly exciting sets of jazz I’ve ever heard. 

 To read the full article click here. 

Wycliffe and Louis