at The Camel
Sunday, July 24th
1621 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23220
All proceeds went to ALS research
Screening of Mingus: Charles Mingus 1968 (8 p.m.)
(dir. Thomas Reichmann)
Charles Owens Trio (9 p.m.)
Charles Owens -- tenor saxophone
Andrew Randazzo -- bass
Jack Kilby -- drums
Quintet (10 p.m.)
Adam Larrabee -- bass
Trey Pollard -- guitar
Alan Parker -- guitar
Cameron Ralston -- bass
Brian Caputo -- drums
Jam Session Led by John Winn (11 p.m.)
Before & Between Sets:
John D’earth -- trumpet
JC Kuhl -- tenor saxophone
Marcus Tenney -- trumpet, tenor saxophone, spoken word
Brian Jones -- drums
This ensemble improvised to Tenney’s readings from Beneath the Underdog by Charles Mingus
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Thanks to everyone who came out to support the Mingus Awareness Project concerts in Chicago and Richmond last year! Click here to find out more about those concerts, and to listen to the music that was performed.
Congratulations to the NO BS! Brass Band, which released two excellent albums in 2013. One of those was RVA All Day, and the other was Fight Song: A Charles Mingus Tribute, which was featured in PASTE Magazine, The Wall Street Journal blog, and other publications. Check out NPR's Tiny Desk Concert with NO BS! Brass.
"An Argument with Instruments: On Charles Mingus" -- Adam Shatz's review of John Goodman's recently published book, in The Nation
Click here to check out the Charles Mingus at 90 media gallery -- in celebration of Mingus' 90th birthday.
Mingus Awareness Project painting by Alpha Bruton. This acrylic painting is part of Charles Mingus at 90.
poster image by Josh Josue