Charles will speak about his life in music performing and recording with Charles Mingus, Barry Harris, Don Patterson, Pepper Adams, Art Farmer. He will also discuss his latest project "Dance Suites" which explores the exciting relationship between jazz and dance forms. As well, he will take questions from participants.
A wealth of jazz resources for any instrument or level of skill 55+ hours of well-produced insightful interviews with legendary jazz musicians. Live conversations with leaders in the music business, psychology, music technology, web development, and other areas to benefit you. Live Q&A sessions with Randy Brecker and Dave Liebman. Ask away... Deep Listening workshop […]
9.00 PM PARIS 8.00 PM LONDON 3.00 PM NEW YORK 12.00 PM LOS ANGELES Back by popular demand! Charles and Southern California’s favorite bassist, Rob Thorsen perform once again for the Global Music Foundation Series. Their intimate duo was a hit a few months back, and they’ve been asked back for an ENCORE PERFORMANCE not to […]
9.00 PM PARIS | 8.00 PM LONDON | 3.00 PM NEW YORK | 12.00 PM LOS ANGELES Charles McPherson - alto saxophone Randy Porter - piano A LIVE PERFORMANCE ONLINE BY ONE OF THE GREATEST ALTO PLAYERS IN THE HISTORY OF THE MUSIC. AT 81 YEARS OF AGE CHARLES MCPHERSON IS A FORCE OF NATURE. […]
Presented by The Charles Mingus Institute and Jazz Standard Online Event Feb. 11-15th Free 4 day event! Charles McPherson joins this year’s festival virtual conference on Sunday, February 14th. In light of a precarious time, we are bringing the experience of Mingus Music and New York City to you. Festival weekend will feature online workshops, […]
Join the Detroit Symphony Orchestra group online for a marathon festival experience that celebrates Detroit’s landmark jazz legacy hosted by Mark Stryker, an award-winning arts reporter and author of Jazz From Detroit. On the bill: JazzTimes “Artist of the Year” Charles McPherson with Randy Porter, plus Regina Carter, Marcus Elliot & Michael Malis duo & […]
Mini Concert & Panel Discussion - Hosted by Maya Cunningham Alto Sax legends Steve Coleman and Charles McPherson will offer a rare joint lecture on the bebop language of Charlie Parker that speaks to the concept of Jazz Improvisation as Black American Language. Mini Concert featuring the Donald Edwards Quintet Joint Lecture by Steve Coleman […]
Online Event: Ellen Johnson with Charles McPherson For Instrumentalist & Singers - we come together to experience the vocal music and instrumental music with lyrics of Charles Mingus featuring special guest saxophonist and composer, Charles McPherson! This unique workshop covers music, analysis, and historical information on eleven songs with lyrics by Charles Mingus, Rahsaan Roland […]