Jazz Standard, one of the nation’s premier jazz clubs, offers another impressive month of music with jazz legends and rising stars throughout September. Appearing September 1–4 is drummer and composer Antonio Sanchez & Migration followed by pianist Aaron Goldberg performing September 8–11 with bassist Matt Penman and (in a landmark NYC appearance) drummer Leon Parker. On September 20–21, an outstanding cast of players including Vijay Iyer, Marty Erlich, Frank Kimbrough, and Mark Helias celebrate the legacy of the late great pianist/composer Andrew Hill, and closing out the week we welcome back guitar master Russell Malone. SaxophonistSteve Wilson makes a welcome return to our stage from September 29–October 2) with the powerhouse unit he callsWilsonian’s Grain. Jazz Standard’s “Mingus Monday” residency continues this month with performances by the GRAMMY Award–winning Mingus Big Band on 9/12, 9/19, and 9/26.
Below is a complete schedule of September performances at Jazz Standard, along with information on the musicians.