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All That Jazz – Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra

All That Jazz Naples Philharmonic Jazz Orchestra with special guest Charles McPherson 1st show starts at 6:00 pm - 2nd show starts at 8:30 pm Charles McPherson, saxophone Luciano Morello, founding producer Lew Del Gatto, artistic director, tenor saxophone Glenn Basham, coordinator, violin and harmonica Mike Harvey, drums Kevin Mauldin, bass Dan Miller, trumpet Jerry […]

Centennial: 100 Years of Charles Mingus

Online

Charles McPherson is one of the last people alive that played with Mingus. Charles Mingus (1922-1979), bassist and composer, was not only one of the greatest jazz musicians and jazz ensemble leaders of all time, but also one of the most important American musicians of the 20th century. We now celebrate his Centennial with an […]

Bird/LAND San Diego Ballet Jazz Dance Series Feb 11-13

Mingei International Museum 1439 El Prado, San Diego

San Diego Ballet Jazz Dance Series is BACK with TWO NEW works! This program celebrates SDB’s resident composers Charles McPherson and Gilbert Castellanos. Get swept away as Southern California’s hottest Jazz This program celebrates SDB’s resident composers Charles McPherson and Gilbert Castellanos. Get swept away as Southern California’s hottest Jazz musicians accompany San Diego’s most […]

Charles McPherson: The Journey Home

Central Christian Center

Charles McPherson: The Journey Home is the celebratory homecoming of acclaimed jazz musician Charles McPherson, who is from Joplin, Missouri, and will be held February 18-19, 2022 (though it was initially scheduled as a Bicentennial event). Events include a free public performance featuring McPherson and his band and a public art piece featuring McPherson and […]

MSU Jazz Festival

Missouri State University 901 S. National Ave., Springfield, MO

Join us for a great day of jazz performance and jazz education!  

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 1960 […]

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. […]