Chicago-based bassist Tatsu Aoki performs at the Tuesdays on the Terrace free live jazz concert series at the MCA.Tuesdays on the Terrace features Chicago’s quintessential jazz musicians.
Tatsu Aoki is a prolific artist, composer, musician, educator, and a consummate bassist and Shamisen Lute player. Based in Chicago, Aoki works in a wide range of musical genres, ranging from jazz to traditional Japanese music. Aoki has produced and appears in more than 90 recording projects and over 30 experimental films and working internationally. He is one of the most recorded artists in Chicago music scene. Tatsu Aoki’s Miyumi Project Special features Tsukasa Taiko, Mwata Bowden (woodwind), Jaimie Kempers (cello), and more.