It's May 25th and I'm back in New York. We had a great end to the school year at the U of Manitoba in April. There were a lot of great recitals and ensemble performances to end the semester, and I was especially proud of our students this year! It's been a busy few weeks since I've been back in New York. On May 5th my quartet w/Bryn Roberts, Matt Clohesy and Quincy Davis played at The Kitano. A... Read More >>
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Evolution picked as one of the TOP 10 Jazz Releases of 2009 by Jazz journalist Gene Seymour. Evolution picked as one of the top Jazz c.d’s released in 09 by Jazz Journalist Neil Tesser.The Jazz Journal-"Evolution was one of the Best Jazz Records of 2009"- Brian MortonEvolution picked as one of the Top Jazz Releases of 09 by the Penguin Guide to Jazz.All About Jazz Italy- Evolution rated 4+1/2 stars out of 5.The term "chamber jazz" seems inadequate to describe the brilliant music on the new CD by saxophonist Jon Gordon... clearly a stunning ensemble recording. - Rochester City Paper, Ron Netsky
WAYNE SHORTER-"Gordon has embraced the history of his instrument, carrying with it the ability to extend music as a universal language."
Duo with Bill Charlap