Friday Night Live! A Mingus Among Us
Eight of the finest bassists in Detroit pay homage to legendary jazz bassist/composer Charles Mingus. Charles Mingus was a virtuoso bass player, an accomplished pianist, bandleader and composer. He played and recorded with the elite of 1959s jazz and soon found himself at the forefront of the avant-garde.
This performance includes bassists Jaribu Shahid, Marion Hayden, among others.
Friday Night Live! is supported by your tri-county millage investment in the DIA. General admission is free for residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.
Friday Night Live! is supported by the DTE Energy Foundation.