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Dazzle Denver Colorado

Dazzle Restaurant and Lounge 1512 Curtis Street, Denver, CO

          Charles McPherson was born in Joplin, Missouri, and moved to Detroit at age nine. After growing up in Detroit, he studied with the renowned pianist Barry Harris and started playing jazz professionally at age 19. He moved from Detroit to New York in 1959 and performed with Charles Mingus from […]

Charles McPherson Quartet @ Keystone Korner Baltimore

Keystone Korner Baltimore 1350 Lancaster Street, Baltimore, MD

Charles was the last one to perform at the Iconic original Keystone Korner in San Francisco—his name hung on the marquee for months. Charles is delighted to be back with Todd Barkan for the FIRST time in Baltimore! Charles McPherson Quartet Jeb Patton - piano David Wong - bass Billy Drummond - drums Fri, March […]

Virtual Performance – Jazz at Lincoln Center New York, (live only)

The Lincoln Center for Performing Arts 2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC

“The bebop master is a true alto saxophonist. He plays the instrument with fire, passion, and precision. He can pull your heartstrings with one note, and dazzle you with virtuosity and imagination. There is only one Bird, one Stitt, one Cannonball—and one Charles McPherson.” – Sherman Irby Charles McPherson Quintet featuring Terell Stafford on trumpet. […]

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Jazz at Lincoln Center New York

The Lincoln Center for Performing Arts 2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC

“The bebop master is a true alto saxophonist. He plays the instrument with fire, passion, and precision. He can pull your heartstrings with one note, and dazzle you with virtuosity and imagination. There is only one Bird, one Stitt, one Cannonball—and one Charles McPherson.” – Sherman Irby Charles McPherson Quintet featuring Terell Stafford on trumpet. […]

Charles McPherson Quintet @ KENTE Arts Alliance

The New Hazlett Theater 6 Allegheny Square East, Pittsburgh

Terell Stafford - Trumpet Jeb Patton - piano Chuck McPherson - drums Nathan Pence - bass Concerts Live in 2022 at the NEW Hazlett Theater Kente Arts Alliance, a 501c 3 non-profit is an African American arts organization whose mission is to present high-quality art of the African Diaspora. Kente’s aim is to present art […]

Appalachian State University

Professor Todd Wright brings Charles McPherson to the University for the day. Master Class & Jazz History Lecture. Not open to the public, but all University students and faculty are welcome.

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University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture at Levine Center for the Arts 551 S. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC

During the 2021-22 academic year, The Department of Music is hosting a year-long celebration of the legendary Charlie Parker. March 22, 2022 Master Class with “The Master" March 23, 2022 - Charlie Parker: Reverberations Presented in partnership with the Harvey B. Gantt Center of African-American Arts + Culture, this multifaceted event will explore the influence […]

Master Class – Georgetown DaySchool

Georgetown DaySchool 4200 Davenport Street NW, Washington, DC

Jazz & Creative Instrument Music Department at Georgetown DaySchool presents Charles McPherson in a Clinic/Masterclass sponsored by Brad Linde. Private event.  

MINGUS 100: MINGUS BIG BAND AT THE KENNEDY CENTER

The Kennedy Center in the Terrace Theater 2700 F Street NorthwestWashington, District of Columbia

Charles McPherson is a featured soloist with the world-renowned Mingus Big Band celebrating the centennial of legendary composer, bassists, bandleader, and Charles’ first boss, Charles Mingus. This concert is a televised PBS special in Washington, DC at the Kennedy Center. Two sets - 7 & 9pm.

Mingus 100 – Phoenix Arizona

The Nash 110 E Roosevelt St., Phoenix, AZ

Charles McPherson-alto saxophone Jack Walrath-trumpet Craig Handy-tenor saxophone Theo Hill-piano Andy McKee-bass Chris Beck-drums The Mingus Dynasty Quintet featuring Jack Walrath and special guest artist Charles McPherson (who both worked extensively with Mingus) will honor the centennial year of legendary jazz bassist and composer Charles Mingus with a three-city tour of Southern Arizona. More info...