Melissa Aldana Quartet
About The Series


Showcasing a quintessentially American art form, Miller Theatre’s Jazz series presents concerts by both...


Melissa Aldana Quartet

Sunday, November 18, 2018, 8pm

Miller Theatre at Columbia University

Single Tickets on Sale: Monday July 23, 12pm
$84-$144 Buy Series Tickets

Saxophonist Melissa Aldana turned heads in 2013 when she became the first female instrumentalist and the first South American to win the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. The Chilean native is one of the most prodigious saxophonists on the scene, and her lively and energetic sound possesses an ambition and tenacity far beyond her years.


  • Melissa Aldana tenor saxophone
  • Sam Harris piano
  • Pablo Menares bass
  • Kendrick Scott drums