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Royce Hall at UCLA
340 Royce Drive Los Angeles, CA 90095
310-825-2101
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“The smokingest big band on the planet!” —JazzTimes
“The greatest repertoire project in jazz history.” —New York Times

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The Mingus Big Band’s numerous honors include several Jazz Times and Down Beat critics’ and readers’ awards, and three Grammy nominations, including one for the group’s 2002 collaborative recording with Elvis Costello (premiered at UCLA Live, 2001) Tonight at Noon: Three or Four Shades of Love. The band’s program will feature a selection of Mingus classics.