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  Matt Wilson


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BIRTHDAY
Event Date:
Thursday, September 27, 2018 (This event repeats every year)
Website:
www.mattwilsonjazz.com

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Matt Wilson

Matt Wilson, born September 27, 1964 in Knoxville, Illinois, is an American jazz drummer currently based in New York, best known for his musical and melodic drumming style as well as being a gifted composer, bandleader, producer, and teaching artist.

A Grammy nominee, Wilson leads the Matt Wilson Quartet, Arts and Crafts, Christmas Tree-O and the Carl Sandburg Project. He is an integral part of bands led by Joe Lovano, John Scofield, Charlie Haden, Lee Konitz, Bob Stewart, Denny Zeitlin, Ron Miles, Marty Ehrlich, Ted Nash, Jane Ira Bloom and Dena DeRose among others. Wilson has performed with many legends of music including Herbie Hancock, Dewey Redman, Andrew Hill, Bobby Hutcherson, Elvis Costello, Cedar Walton, Kenny Barron, John Zorn, Marshall Allen, Wynton Marsalis, Michael Brecker, Pat Metheny, Bill Frisell and Hank Jones. He has also appeared on 250 CDs as a sideman and has released 9 as a leader for Palmetto Records as well as co-leading 5 additional releases.


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