Matt Wilson (jazz drummer)

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Background information
Birth nameMatthew Edward Wilson
Born (1964-09-27) September 27, 1964 (age 56)
Knoxville, Illinois
Years active1980s–present
Labels Palmetto
Associated acts Either/Orchestra

Matthew Edward Wilson (born September 27, 1964) is an American jazz drummer.



Matthew Edward Wilson was born in Knoxville, Illinois. He studied percussion at Wichita State University. He moved to New York City in 1992, and has worked with Lee Konitz, Cecil McBee, and Dewey Redman. [1]


As leader

As sideman

With Dena DeRose

With Either/Orchestra

With Fred Hess

With Bill Mays

With Ted Nash

With Mario Pavone

With Denny Zeitlin

With others

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  1. Kennedy, Gary (2002). Kernfeld, Barry (ed.). The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz. 3 (2nd ed.). New York: Grove's Dictionaries. p. 967. ISBN   1-56159-284-6.