Mingus Big Band with Houston natives Helen Sung, piano and Frank Lacy, trombone
Saturday, March 24, 2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Enjoy the music! Mingus Big Band celebrates the music of legendary composer/bassist Charles Mingus, who died in 1979. Under the artistic direction of Sue Mingus, this 14-piece band performed Thursday nights from 1991 to 2004 at Fez under Time Cafe in New York. It maintained weekly residencies in the city from 2004 until 2008, when it began Mingus Mondays at the Jazz Standard. Buy tickets.