FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
InterSchool Orchestras of New York and the Mingus Dynasty are collaborating to present MINGUS. This concert features never-before-heard full orchestra arrangements of popular Mingus tunes arranged by Earl McIntyre. It will also feature solo performances by the Mingus Dynasty.
MINGUS will present new arrangements, created by Earl McIntyre and featuring members of Mingus Dynasty, reimagine Mingus’ Nobody Knows the Bradley I Know, Duke Ellington’s Sound of Love, and Don’t Let it Happen Here to include the powerful sound of a full symphony orchestra. The ISO Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Barry Stern, consists of students, aged 12 to 19, from every corner of New York City.
This concert will take place at Long Island University’s Kumble Theater, 1 University Place, Brooklyn, NY at 6 pm on Sunday, November 17, 2019.
Tickets are $20. Purchase online.
Mingus Dynasty Musicians include:
Alto Saxophone: Alex Foster
Tenor Saxophone: Scott Robinson
Trumpet: Dr. Alex Pope Norris
Trombone: Robin Eubanks
Piano: Theo Hill
Bass: Boris Kozlov
Drums: Donald Edwards
Singer: Renée Manning