Saxophonist Melissa Aldana turned heads in 2013 when she became the first female instrumentalist and the first South American to win the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. The Chilean native is one of the most prodigious saxophonists on the scene, and her lively and energetic sound possesses an ambition and tenacity far beyond her years.
Performers: Melissa Aldana (tenor saxophone), Sam Harris (piano), Pablo Menares (bass), and Tommy Crane (drums)
Showcasing a quintessentially American art form, Miller Theatre’s Jazz series presents concerts by both renowned and emerging composers, bandleaders, and musicians. Learn more: https://www.millertheatre.com/event-series/jazz
Single Ticket Discounts:
STUDENTS Columbia student tickets are $7 for all performances. All other college students receive a 40% discount.
COLUMBIA AFFILIATES 40% discount for faculty and staff with CUID