Wycliffe Gordon - North Carolina Folk Festival

Wycliffe Gordon

2021 NC Folk Festival jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon
Origin:
Waynesboro, GA
Genre:
Jazz

Wycliffe Gordon

Wycliffe Gordon experiences an impressive career touring the world performing to great acclaim from audiences and critics alike. Jazz Journalists Association named him 2021 “Trombonist of the Year” for the record breaking 14th time, and he topped Downbeat Critics Poll for “Best Trombone” again for an unprecedented six times (2020, 2018, 2016, 2014, 2013 & 2012).   Last year he was the recipient of the “Louie Award”, the International Trombone Award and the Satchmo Award, among others.  Wycliffe is a prolific recording artist and is extremely popular for his unmatched signature sound, plunger technique and unique vocals.  He can be heard on hundreds of recordings, soundtracks, live DVD’s and documentaries.