Legendary Wycliffe Gordon and His International All Stars to tour Sri Lanka

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The legendary Wycliffe Gordon and His International All Stars will tour Sri Lanka February 24 to 28, staging performances and master classes in Colombo, Galle, and Matara, bringing this truly American music genre from across the sea.

This will be part of the U.S. Embassy  celebrations to coincide with the  70 years of U.S - Sri Lankan partnership (#USASL70).


The following  free public performances will be held.


February 24, 2018

12:30                           Fort Railway Station, Colombo


17:00                           Galle Face Green, Colombo


18:30                           Viharamahadevi Park, Colombo


February 26, 2018


12:30                           Dutch Hospital, opposite World Trade Center, Colombo


16:00                           Wekanda Road, Colombo 2


February 27, 2018


17:00                           Galle Fort


Wycliffe is a renowned musician, composer, conductor, and arranger.  He is a veteran member of the Wynton Marsalis Septet and an original member of the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra.  The Wall Street Journal named his show “Jazz a la Carte” one of the five best moments in jazz history.  He is currently an Artist in Residence at Georgia Regents University in Augusta, Georgia.

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