Tuesdays on the Terrace: Fred Anderson Legacy Project

Free
  • Anne & John Kern Terrace Garden
    Outer east side of the MCA, accessible via the back gate and the Commons
    220 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611
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Tuesdays are always FREE for Illinois residents.

Fred Anderson. Photo: Kyon Woo Han.

About

The iconic saxophonist Fred Anderson is once again celebrated at the MCA with an annual tribute by the artists who helped create the legacy of sound at the Velvet Lounge. Featuring Anderson's long-standing bassist Tatsu Aoki, renowned reedists Mwata Bowden and Edward Wilkerson, illustrious drummer Avreeayl Ra, with Ari Brown and special guests.

In case of rain, the event takes place inside the MCA's Kovler Atrium.