Matt Wilson: Arts and Crafts at Portland PDX Jazz Festival at Jimmy Mak's


Jimmy Mak's
Portland PDX Jazz Festival

221 N. W. 10th
Portland, OR


Matt Wilson Matt Wilson drums
Terell Stafford Terell Stafford trumpet
Gary Versace Gary Versace organ, Hammond B3
Martin Wind Martin Wind bass, acoustic


National Public Radio says, “Drummer Matt Wilson is one of the friendliest guys in jazz, and his music, even at its most complex, reflects that.” He was voted the 2011 Drummer of the Year by the Jazz Journalists Association, an honor he was also awarded in 2003, and was featured on the covers of both DownBeat and JazzTimes magazines in November of 2009. In addition to maintaining an active schedule as a performer, bandleader and recording artist, Wilson is a dedicated teaching artist. His outreach work and reputation as a community builder has helped establish him as a treasured ambassador for jazz music. He will feature his longstanding working band of stellar colleagues: trumpeter Terell Stafford, pianist Gary Versace, and bassist Martin Wind....
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Matthew Jurasek added this event on October 15, 2012 | 531 views


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