Derrick Gardner plays 10th annual Ocean City Jazz Festival – July 6th

The 10th annual Ocean City Jazz Festival will be held on Friday, July 5th, Saturday, July 6th and Sunday, July 7th, 2019. The Ocean City Jazz Festival celebrates its 10th year with a tried and true formula of the top names in jazz and the vacation destination of North Topsail Beach! http://www.oceancityjazzfest.com/Home_Page.php

Prof. Derrick E. Gardner awarded Benny Golson Jazz Master Award from Howard University

On April 9, 2019 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, DC, trumpeter Derrick Gardner was awarded the prestigious Benny Golson Jazz Master Award. Maestro Gardner is the Bob Asper Professor in Jazz Performance at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada and he was the featured soloist during Howard University Jazz Ensemble Spring […]