Swing, soulfulness, creativity, and lyricism are a few of the elements that make Danny Kirkhum one of the outstanding rising trombonists on the jazz scene today. Since moving to New York City in 1998, he has performed on four continents, and has played with some of the most important figures in modern jazz, including Wynton Marsalis, Roy Hargrove, Illinois Jacquet, Percy Heath, Eric Reed, Cyrus Chestnut, Nicholas Payton, and Christian McBride.