Tom ‘Bones’ Malone

Graduation Year: 
1969

Tom ‘Bones’ MaloneTom ‘Bones’ Malone, New York City :: received the Mississippi Arts Commission Governor’s Award for Lifetime Achievement in recognition of his musical contributions. His talent on the trombone earned him a spot in the Saturday Night Live band, where he played from 1975 to 1985 and served as musical director for four years. He played in the horn section of the CBS Orchestra for The Late Show with David Letterman for more than 20 years.