Mike McMullen is a highly regarded saxophonist and educator currently on faculty at CSU Sacramento. He studied saxophone with Joe Henderson in San Francisco, composing and arranging on a NARAS scholarship with Dick Grove in Los Angeles, and was a founding member of the Capital Jazz Project in Sacramento. McMullen’s most recent recording, Picture Book, was released in March 2018. In addition to his own groups, McMullen has performed in concert, toured or recorded with many jazz greats, including Dave Liebman, Bobby Shew, Kenny Wheeler, Bobby Hutcherson, Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Doc Severinson, Manhattan Transfer and Tony Bennett with Lady Gaga. He has played woodwinds in the pit with Broadway Sacramento productions for many years, and works commercially with regional pops orchestras, celebrity concerts and recordings.
This FREE Corin Courtyard performance is supported by donors to the Mondavi Center Artistic Ventures Fund.