Mingus Big Band: Celebrating 10 Years at Jazz Standard
"…No composer–bandleader–instrumentalist since Ellington encompassed more of jazz's accomplishment and promise. Mingus wasthe black–music experience in the United States – in its hybridization, its questing after form, its improvisation, competitiveness, impertinence, outrage, intellectualization, joy, emotionalism, bitterness, comedy, parody, and frustration." (Gary Giddins, Riding On A Blue Note: Jazz and American Pop, 1991
Venue: Jazz Standard
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New Orleans Jazz Orchestra at Dizzy's Club
Fri | Time Varies
The Grammy Award–winning New Orleans Jazz Orchestra takes the sonic power and stylistic versatility of a big band, adds a New Orleans emphasis on groove and accessibility, and applies it to an unusual...
Steve Miller at Dizzy's Club
Fri | 8PM
Renowned blues-rock guitarist, multi-platinum-selling singer/songwriter, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Steve Miller continues his exploration of the blues at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Having ...
Gerry Eastman & Friends: Jam session at Williamsburg Music Center
Fri | 10PM - 12:30 AM
In addition to performing with his band and welcoming all kinds of artists in his club week after week, WMC owner & founder Gerry Eastman is active on the New York music scene as a guitarist, bassist,...