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Dr. Ira T. Wiggins

Director of Jazz Studies

North Carolina Central University

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North Carolina Central University

2223 Fayetteville Street

Durham, North Carolina 27707

United States

Company Description

Founded in 1910, North Carolina Central University was the first publicly supported liberal arts college for African-Americans and is located close to what was once known as "The Black Wall Street. Today, this dynamic campus has a diverse student body enr ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Samma Group Pty Ltd

Affiliations

Member of the Directors' Committee
AAJC Band

Education

B. A.

Music Education

North Carolina Central University

Master of Music

Performance

Virginia Commonwealth University

Masters

Performance

VCU

Ph.D.

Music Education

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

doctorate

music education

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

doctorate

music education

UNC Greensboro

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As a saxophonist/flutist, Dr. Ira ...

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As a saxophonist/flutist, Dr. Ira Wiggins is a highly respected musician and educator with 15 albums to his credit as a sideman and soloist. He has shared the stage with Jimmy Heath, Grady Tate, Frank Foster, Nnenna Freelon, Fred Wesley, Slide Hampton, Louie Bellson, Vanessa Rubin, Ellis Marsalis, Branford Marsalis and has been a featured soloist with the North Carolina Symphony. Dr.Wiggins is a recipient of the Walter J. Norfleet Award for Outstanding Service to the Arts by an Artist and the UNC-Greensboro Jazz Education Service Award. Dr. Ira Wiggins, Director of Jazz Studies at North Carolina Central University, holds a Ph.D. in Music Education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He received a Master of Music in Performance from Virginia Commonwealth University and a B. A. in Music Education from North Carolina Central University. - See more at: http://beyucaffe.com/events/dr-ira-wiggins/#sthash.hKGLSfQh.dpuf


As a saxophonist/flutist, Dr. Ira ...

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As a saxophonist/flutist, Dr. Ira Wiggins is a highly respected musician and educator with 15 albums to his credit as a sideman and soloist. He has shared the stage with Jimmy Heath, Grady Tate, Frank Foster, Nnenna Freelon, Fred Wesley, Slide Hampton, Louie Bellson, Vanessa Rubin, Ellis Marsalis, Branford Marsalis and has been a featured soloist with the North Carolina Symphony. Dr.Wiggins is a recipient of the Walter J. Norfleet Award for Outstanding Service to the Arts by an Artist and the UNC-Greensboro Jazz Education Service Award. Dr. Ira Wiggins, Director of Jazz Studies at North Carolina Central University, holds a Ph.D. in Music Education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He received a Master of Music in Performance from Virginia Commonwealth University and a B. A. in Music Education from North Carolina Central University. - See more at: http://beyucaffe.com/events/dr-ira-wiggins/#sthash.hKGLSfQh.dpuf


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Nnenna Freelon | Debra Reuter-Pivetta | Bonnie Thron | Ira Wiggins | Jonathan Wacker | Thomas Warburton | » Artists | Nnenna Freelon | Debra Reuter-Pivetta | Bonnie Thron | Jonathan Wacker | Thomas Warburton | Ira Wiggins

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Ira Wiggins IRA WIGGINS, saxophone, director of jazz studies at North Carolina Central University, holds a doctorate in music education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Dr. Wiggins is an active Triangle musician, often collaborating with faculty at Duke and UNC Chapel Hill. He has shared the stage with such notables as Jimmy Heath, Kenny Burrell, Benny Carter, Keith Copeland, Branford Marsalis, Sam and Dave, and the Four Tops. Dr. Wiggins and the NCCU Jazz Ensemble have been the recipients of two invitations to the White House, where they performed for the White House's national press reception and a private audience for former President and Mrs. Clinton.


Mallarmé Chamber Players - Artists

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Nnenna Freelon | Debra Reuter-Pivetta | Bonnie Thron | Jonathan Wacker | Thomas Warburton | Ira Wiggins

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Ira Wiggins IRA WIGGINS, saxophone, director of jazz studies at North Carolina Central University, holds a doctorate in music education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Dr. Wiggins is an active Triangle musician, often collaborating with faculty at Duke and UNC Chapel Hill. He has shared the stage with such notables as Jimmy Heath, Kenny Burrell, Benny Carter, Keith Copeland, Branford Marsalis, Sam and Dave, and the Four Tops. Dr. Wiggins and the NCCU Jazz Ensemble have been the recipients of two invitations to the White House, where they performed for the White House's national press reception and a private audience for former President and Mrs. Clinton.


IAJE: Conference - Young Talent

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Ira Wiggins (North Carolina Central University)

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