The Mingus Big Band will perform at the Guiness Jazz Festival in Cork, Ireland, for one day only October 27!
We are pleased to announce the Mingus Big Band will return to the famed Ronnie Scott’s in London, October 21-26, 2013!
Celebrate the Genius of Mingus 1963!
Mingus Big Band plays:
Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus
Black Saint and the Sinner Lady
Mingus Plays Piano
Join us to the celebrate the 50th anniversary of these milestone Mingus recordings! At the Caramoor Jazz Festival (Katonah, NY– one hour north of NYC) the Mingus Big Band will revisit the tremendous work of Charles Mingus 50 years ago – in 1963 – when he was in top creative form as a composer, musician, and bandleader. Stuck in the city? Round trip transportation from New York City will be available via the Caramoor Caravan.
For more information, call (914) 232-1252.
Join us on Monday, April 22nd, at Jazz Standard for the Mingus Birthday Celebration, with special guest and Mingus Alumnus Howard Johnson on Tuba!
Jack Walrath (Mingus Alum)
Ronnie Cuber (Mingus Alum)
Howard Johnson (Mingus Alum)