Dave Manington Sextet play Charles Mingus’s Ah Um


Date: 11 February 2020
End Date: 11 February 2020
Type: open

TIME: 8.30 – 11.00PM

Jamie O’Donnell – Alto Sax
Jac Jones – Tenor Sax
Owen Dawson – Trombone
Naadia Sheriff – Piano
Dave Manington – Bass
Will Glaser – Drums

The Dave Manington Sextet will be re-creating the seminal Mingus album Ah Um along with other Mingus favourites.

Bassist and composer Dave Manington is one of the mainstays of the London jazz scene, a founder member of the Loop Collective, he has played with many of the pre-eminent jazz musicians in the UK and Europe including Julian Arguelles, Marius Neset, Gwilym Simcock, Mark Lockheart, Tim Garland, Iain Ballamy, Gwyneth Herbert, Pete King and Alan Barnes amongst many others. He’s also in demand for a broad range of different ensembles, playing with musicians from everywhere from South America to the Balkans

He has released 3 cds , Headrush , Hullabaloo and Challenger Deep

This sextet was put together to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the release of Mingus’s masterpiece Mingus Ah Um