On Friday, February 15th, we received the sad news that long time ETA friend and brother, Kofi Burbridge had passed away after almost two years with heart related issues. It has been our privilege to work with Kofi over the last 20 years as the flutist, pianist, keyboardist, and composer for the Derek Trucks Band and Tedeschi Trucks Band. He will be truly missed by so many.
Posts Tagged ‘kofi burbridge’No Comments
After taking the summer off due to heart surgery, Kofi Burbridge made his return to the Tedeschi Trucks Band during their 6 night stand at the Beacon Theatre in New York City. Not only did the run mark Kofi’s return, but also TTB’s 25th show at the Beacon. Fittingly the […]
The multi talented Kofi Burbridge will be re-joining the Tedeschi Trucks Band at the Beacon Theatre run of dates starting Thursday October 6th. After suffering a surprising heart attack and subsequent heart surgery earlier this year, the band and fans alike, can not wait for Kofi’s return to keyboards, organ, […]
Early Wednesday morning on June 21st, the Tedeschi Trucks Band released the following statement: “After undergoing emergency heart surgery yesterday in Atlanta, our brother Kofi Burbridge is now resting in the hospital and beginning the earliest stages of his recovery while surrounded by family, bandmates, and friends. Our thoughts are with Kofi and we […]