Wycliffe Gordon said the coronavirus pandemic has given him the opportunity to practice what he preaches to his students about being prepared for an unpredictable life as a musician.
In honor of Black History Month, Wycliffe Gordon and the AU Jazz Ensemble will be performing live his original score, “Within These Gates of Mine,” alongside the silent film, “Within Our Gates,” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21 at the Maxwell Theatre...
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Augusta University’s Maxwell Theatre is honored to present An Evening with Branford Marsalis on Thursday, Jan. 16.
Jazz legend Houston Person will join Wycliffe Gordon, director of jazz studies at Augusta University, at the Maxwell Theatre for the Harris-Horizon Jazz Greats Series on Nov. 16.
The Billboard chart-topping band Ranky Tanky will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, at the Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre.
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Colonel John S. Chu was the keynote speaker at this year's Memorial Day ceremony.
Wycliffe Gordon, the director of jazz studies at Augusta University, brings Jazz and American Music Celebration Week to life from April 15-19 at the Maxwell Theatre.
The second annual Harris-Horizon Jazz Greats Series presented by the Augusta University Department of Music featured performances by Jimmy Owens, NEA Jazz Master and his band and a performance by the Augusta University jazz ensemble.
Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home will celebrate Veterans Day on Nov. 12.
Wycliffe Gordon, world-renowned trombonist and director of jazz studies at Augusta University, performed with Franklin for the first time when he was a college student.
Wycliffe Gordon, Augusta University’s newest director of jazz studies, was named “Best Trombone” by the DownBeat Critics Poll 2018, one of the most prestigious recognition for a jazz musician. This is the fifth time he’s received this award.
Jazz legend Jimmy Heath will bring his quintet to the Maxwell Theatre on Tuesday, Nov. 14 to kick off the Harris-Horizon Jazz Great Series.
Jazz great and Artist-In-Residence Wycliffe Gordon was the commencement speaker at Augusta University’s Spring 2017 commencement.
World-renowned trombonist Wycliffe Gordon will be Augusta University’s commencement speaker on Friday.
Jazz legend Wycliffe Gordon will be Augusta University’s commencement speaker on May 12 at 2 p.m. at the James Brown Arena. Gordon is known around the world for his signature sound as a trombonist, composer, arranger, and educator. His performances...
Guest artist Michael Dease will join the Augusta University Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Rob Foster for a special Valentine’s Day-themed concert at the Maxwell Theatre on the Summerville Campus. Dease, a graduate of Davidson Fine Arts...
Available for “on demand” listening through Jan. 4, the Wycliffe Gordon and Friends Holiday Special will now be accessible via Soundcloud. The concert, which was recorded at the Maxwell Theatre on Friday, Dec. 9 and broadcast across Georgia on the...