Gary Crosby Sextet: Mingus Moves
Band on the Wall - main venue
Bassist, band leader and co-founder of Tomorrow’s Warriors, Gary Crosby OBE brings together his sextet to celebrate the legendary jazz innovator and composer Charles Mingus, marking what would have been Mingus’ centenary year.
Crosby will lead his sextet through Mingus Moves, his personal favourite Mingus album, plus more classic compositions.
“Mingus was STAUNCH! He never compromised the music or held back on his beliefs. Yes, Mingus embraced improvisation, or as he called it ‘extemporisation’, but it starts with the power of his compositions and the belief that he had in his music,” Gary Crosby.
*Ticket price includes a 50p Band on the Wall venue restoration levy.
Gary Crosby OBE bass / Aleksandra Topczewska alto saxophone / David Kayode tenor saxophone / Mark Kavuma trumpet / Alex Ho piano / Eddie Hick drums
Concessions available for students, senior citizens and claimants. Please bring proof of your eligibility for a concessionary discount along with your ticket to your chosen gig.
Date: saturday 28 may
Time: 15.30 - 17.00 |
Price: £14.50 Limited early bird / £16.50 Advance / £18.50 Full
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