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The Music of Dexter Gordon: A Celebration

The Music of Dexter Gordon: A Celebration
NEW YORK  •  Dizzy's Club Coca Cola  •  Ongoing

In honor of what would have been the 90th Birthday of the legendary bebop tenor saxophonist and Academy Award nominee Dexter Gordon, an all-star crew of musicians celebrates his legacy by performing some of his favorite tunes and original compositions. Pianist George Cables, who performed and recorded with Gordon extensively, and drummer Victor Lewis, another Dexter alum, anchor a group that includes Jerry Weldon, Walter Blanding, Jr., Joe Locke, Dezron Douglas, and Brandon Lee.

Join Michael Mwenso, the late night host at Dizzyís, for a special listening session of Dexter Gordonís recordings on Tuesday, February 26 at 6pm. Michael Cuscuna, Gordonís Columbia Records producer, and pianist George Cables join.

Jazz at Lincoln Center Website

Detailed schedule information:
7:30pm & 9:30pm

Contact: Jazz at Lincoln Center
Broadway at 60th
New York, NY

Tel: (1) 212 721 65 00

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