This Sunday, December 10th, The Jazz Gallery is pleased to welcome the Samurai Mama Big Band back to our stage for one set. The group is the jazz arm of the Kaufman Music Center’s Face the Music Program, and is led by saxophonist/composer Aakash Mittal. Since their inception, the group has tackled a wide range of contemporary work for large ensemble, including pieces by Anthony Braxton, Maria Schenider, John Hollenbeck, and more. When the group made its Gallery debut this past summer, they played a set of tunes from the band Snarky Puppy, including “Lingus,” below.
Don’t miss these talented youngsters take on another varied set of contemporary big band music this Sunday at The Jazz Gallery.
The Samurai Mama Big Band plays The Jazz Gallery on Sunday, December 10th, 2017. The group is under the direction of Aakash Mittal. One set at 5 P.M. $15 general admission (FREE for members), $20 reserved cabaret seating ($10 for members). Purchase tickets here.