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Rio Americano HS Mingus Combo | Cafe Stritch
February 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
The Rio Americano High School Mingus Combo is a seven piece jazz ensemble that is dedicated to studying and performing the music of the great bassist and composer, Charles Mingus.
The Rio Americano High School Mingus Combo will be playing on Feb 29, at the Café Stritch as part of the San Jose Jazz Winter Fest. Tickets are free. Show begins at 5 pm.
About the Rio Americano High School Mingus Combo
Each year, the group assembled with the goal of being accepted to perform at the prestigious Charles Mingus Festival & Competition, hosted by the New School in New York City. The ensemble has made the trip nine out of the past 10 years, learning from and playing with the world’s leading authorities on the music of Mingus.
Check out the full line up of the San Jose Winter Fest here.