Kenny Burrell Tribute to include performances by Burrell, Anthony Wilson, Hubert Laws and Grammy Jazz Ensembles. The Ensembles also perform at later events with Mindi Abair, Brian Culbertson, Boney James and James Moody.
Piano Jazz host and recording artist awarded prestigious
“Officer of the Order of the British Empire”
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