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Helen Sung Music
Ensemble

Contact
Kim Gumbel


Address

NY
Phone
7138546162

Additional Info
Year Founded
1999
Repertoire
Jazz
Size
Variable
Instrumentation
Piano
Management
Vespertine Works

A 2021 Guggenheim Fellow, pianist/composer Helen Sung's next release Quartet+ (Sept. 2021) features works by landmark women in jazz. Other recordings include Everybody’s Waltz, a duo with trumpeter Marquis Hill and Sung With Words, a collaboration with poet Dana Gioia. The Steinway Artist has performed extensively in the USA and abroad, including a tour in southern Africa as a US State Department Jazz Ambassador. In addition, she performs with the Mingus Big Band and Grammy-winning Cecile McLorin Salvant’s Ogresse project. Sung has served on the jazz faculties at Berklee College of Music, the Juilliard School, and Columbia University, where she also was the inaugural jazz artist-in-residence at Columbia's prestigious Zuckerman Institute.

News

05.28.2021

Helen Sung on NPR Music's Jazz Night in America

05.28.2021
02.02.2019

Helen Sung & Sung With Words on NPR's Here and Now