Matt Wilson to Play First Village Vanguard Leader Dates

September gigs will feature the drummer’s Arts & Crafts band

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Jeff Tamarkin

Matt Wilson

Matt Wilson’s Arts & Crafts band-featuring Terell Stafford (trumpet), Gary Versace (keyboards), Martin Wind (bass) and Wilson (drums)-will perform at New York’s Village Vanguard September 4-9. The dates mark Wilson’s first engagement at the club as a bandleader. The band has been touring throughout 2012 in support of its new album An Attitude for Gratitude (Palmetto).

Wilson was named the 2011 Drummer of the Year by the Jazz Journalists Association.

Ticket information

The Village Vanguard is located at 178 Seventh Ave. Set times are 9 p.m. and 11 p.m.

$25 + one drink minimum.

For more information visit Village Vanguard.