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.

DTE Energy Foundation