Each month a brand new theme.... Next is:

Sat. June. 1, 2019
10:00AM - 11:30AM - Plano
NEW: 11:30AM - 12:30 Jam Session
The music of Charles Mingus

Come join Stockton Helbing for a free masterclass as his sextet performs and discusses the music of Charles Mingus. There will be free instructional handouts, as well as an opportunity for attendees to sit in with Stockton and his band, so everyone is encouraged to bring their instrument. All ages and experience levels are welcome.

Featured Tune: Nostalgia in Times Square

Below is the recording and lead sheets for the tune that will be featured during the presentation. Listen and prepare to get a head start ;)

2019 Season poster

Here is our 2018 season poster.  (Click the poster to download.)

  • Jan. 5:

    Thelonious Monk

  • Feb. 2:

    Wes Montgomery

  • Mar. 2:

    Ornette Coleman

  • April 6:

    Kid Ory

  • may 4:

    Art Blakey

  • june 1:

    Charles Mingus

  • july 6:

    Lester Young

  • aug. 3:

    McCoy Tyner

  • sept. 7:

    Dave Brubeck

  • oct. 5:

    JJ Johnson

  • nov. 2:

    Antonio Carlos Jobim

  • dec. 7:

    Horace Silver

Williamson Music 1st - Plano

701 East Plano Parkway #100, Plano TX, 75074