MARCH 2018
Mar 2Helen Sung Quintet: the (re)Conception Project at Smoke Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 3Helen Sung Quintet: the (re)Conception Project at Smoke Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 4Helen Sung Quintet: the (re)Conception Project at Smoke Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 9w/Geri Allen's Erroll Garner Project: Concert by the Sea at Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA
Mar 22Helen Sung: Da Camera's No Place Like Home Jazz Residency, workshop at Longfellow Elementary School, Houston, TX
Mar 23Helen Sung: Da Camera's No Place Like Home Jazz Residency, workshops at HSPVA, Meyerland PVA & Pershing Middle Schools, Houston, TX
Mar 24w/Mingus Big Band for Da Camera's No Place Like Home 30th Anniversary Season at Cullen Performance Hall, University of Houston, Houston, TX
FEBRUARY 2018
Feb 3w/Lea Delaria's HOUSE OF DAVID at the Jefferson Center, Roanoke, VA
MSUFCU Jazz Artist Residency
Feb 5Helen Sung: Press Day and MSUFCU Blue Monday Concert, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Feb 6Helen Sung: Rehearsals and Workshops at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Feb 7Helen Sung: at Warren Mott High School w/MSU Jazz Octets I & II, Warren, MI
Feb 8Helen Sung with MSU Jazz Octets I & II, First Presbyterian Church, Hastings, MI
Feb 9Helen Sung w/the MSU Jazz Octets, Demonstration Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Helen Sung: Jazz Piano Masterclass, Recital Hall, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Feb 10The Carr Center presents MSU Jazz Octets with Helen Sung, First Congregational Church, Detroit, MI
Feb 11Helen Sung w/MSU Jazz Octets I & II at the Cheboygan Opera House, Cheboygan, MI
Feb 22w/T.S.Monk Sextet celebrating Monk at 100 at the Bickford Theatre, Morristown, NJ
Feb 26w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Feb 27w/Kuumba Frank Lacy at Smalls Jazz Club, NYC
JANUARY 2018
Jan 8w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Jan 11Helen Sung, Solo Piano & Speaker for Syfr Learning at Texas STEM Summit, Houston, TX
Jan 12WBGO 88.3FM radio taping w/Terri Lyne Carrington's Geri Allen Tribute, Newark, NJ
Jan 13w/Oran Ektin & Timbalooloo Showcase, City Winery, NYC
Jan 15w/Terri Lyne Carrington "Tribute to Geri Allen" at 2018 NYC Winter JazzFest, The New School Tishman Auditorium, NYC
Jan 17-18recording w/Scott Robinson, Sear Sound, NYC
Jan 22w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Jan 26-27Helen Sung, Artist/Adjudicator for the 2018 University of Mary Jazz Festival, Bismarck, ND
Jan 29pianist w/Juilliard Jazz for Juilliard Ovation Society's Inside Look: Women of Jazz Event, Morse Recital Hall, The Juilliard School, NYC
PAST SHOWS
DECEMBER 2017
Dec 1-2w/Scott Robinson Quartet at Kitano Jazz, NYC
Dec 4Helen Sung, Solo Piano at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion's Soup Kitchen "Dinner Hour" Music Series, NYC
Dec 7w/vocalist Taeko Fukoa at Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Dec 9Helen Sung, Solo Piano at NPR's A Jazz Piano Christmas 2017, Kennedy Center, Washington DC
Dec 27w/Lea Delaria featuring special guest Janis Seigel, Jazz at the Bistro, St. Louis, MO
Dec 28w/Lea Delaria featuring special guest Janis Seigel, Jazz at the Bistro, St. Louis, MO
Dec 29w/HSPVA All-Stars (w/fellow alums Chris Walker & Eric Harland) for DocFest 2017, HSPVA Denney Theatre, Houston, TX
NOVEMBER 2017
Nov 4Helen Sung presents a Solo Piano Celebration of Thelonious Monk Jazz at The Garden Concert Series NYC
Nov 6w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Nov 10w/the Mingus Big Band at Blue Note Tokyo Tokyo, JAPAN
Nov 11w/the Mingus Big Band at Blue Note Tokyo Tokyo, JAPAN
Nov 12w/the Mingus Big Band at Blue Note Tokyo Tokyo, JAPAN
Nov 14w/vocalist Carolyn Leonhart at Mezzrow, NYC
Nov 28w/vocalist Nnenna Freelon and Take 6: Spread Love for Christmas Hill Performance Hall at the Eisemann Center, Richardson, TX
OCTOBER 2017
Oct 3w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Oct 6Helen Sung Quartet presents 100 Monk Dreams at Blue Note Beijing, Beijing, CHINA
Oct 7Helen Sung Quartet presents 100 Monk Dreams at Blue Note Beijing, Beijing, CHINA
Oct 8Helen Sung presents Sung With Words featuring vocalist Christie Dashiell at 2017 Taichung Jazz Festival, Taichung, TAIWAN
Oct 13Helen Sung Quartet presents Thelonious Monk: A Centennial Love Letter at The Sequoia Room, Fort Bragg, CA
Oct 14Helen Sung Quartet presents Thelonious Monk: A Centennial Love Letter at The Sequoia Room, Fort Bragg, CA
Oct 17-22w/Charenee Wade and Camille Thurman Group, Jazz at Lincoln Center Shanghai at The Central in the Bund, Shanghai, CHINA
Oct 24-29w/Charenee Wade and Camille Thurman Quartet and guest vocalist Sachal Vasandani, Jazz at Lincoln Center Shanghai at The Central in the Bund, Shanghai, CHINA
SEPTEMBER 2017
Sept 1Helen Sung w/Birdland's Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Sept 2Helen Sung w/Birdland's Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Sept 6Helen Sung Solo Piano Concert, "Dreaming in Monk: A Centennial Love Letter" for Mohonk Mountain House's Music on the Mountain Festival, New Paltz, NY
Sept 14w/Dave Ephross Quartet at Smalls Jazz Club, NYC
Sept 29w/Patrick Cornelius Group at Kitano Jazz, NYC
AUGUST 2017
Aug 5Helen Sung & Sung With Words at the 2017 IN/TER\SECT Music Festival in Bryant Park, NYC
Aug 4-5w/Tim Green Quartet at Smalls Jazz Club, NYC
Aug 6-11Helen Sung at the Brubeck Institute's 2017 Summer Jazz Colony at the University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA
Aug 19w/Scott Robinson Quartet, Kitano Jazz, NYC
Aug 21w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Aug 28w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Aug 29Helen Sung w/ Birdland's Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Aug 30Helen Sung w/ Birdland's Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Aug 31Helen Sung w/ Birdland's Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
JULY 2017
July 9w/vocalist Nicole Zuraitis at Mezzrow, NYC
July 10w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
July 11w/Oran Etkin's "Timbalooloo" at the 2017 Huntington Summer Arts Festival, Heckscher Park, Huntington, Long Island, NYC
July 12w/the Patrick Cornelius Octet at the Soda Bar, Brooklyn, NYC
July 152017 Caramoor Jazz Festival: Echoes with a Friend: McCoy Tyner Trio with Special Guests Helen Sung & Craig Taborn, Katonah, NY
2017 Caramoor Jazz Festival: Monk Centennial Celebration with Sullivan Fortner, Christian Sands, and Helen Sung, Katonah, NY
July 17w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
July 18-31Helen Sung at Jazz at Lincoln Center Summer Jazz Academy, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
July 22w/Wynton Marsalis Octet for 2017 Jazz at Lincoln Center: Summer Jazz Academy, Olin Hall at Bard College Fisher Center for the Performing Arts, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
July 23w/Wynton Marsalis Octet for 2017 Jazz at Lincoln Center: Summer Jazz Academy, Olin Hall at Bard College Fisher Center for the Performing Arts, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
JUNE 2017
June 3Helen Sung Trio at the inaugural LuluFest 2017, Jones Auditorium, St. Edwards University, Austin, TX
Helen Sung Jazz Piano Workshop for LuLuFest 2017, Carriage House, St. Edwards University, Austin, TX
Helen Sung, Festival Workshop for LuLuFest 2017, Jones Auditorium, St. Edwards University, Austin, TX
June 5Helen Sung Trio at Bar Lunatico, Brooklyn, NYC
June 10Helen Sung Trio: Late Night Jazz at the Chelsea Music Festival, St. Paul's German Lutheran Church, NYC
Helen Sung, Panelist for Chelsea Music Festival Festival Talks, St. Paul's German Lutheran Church, NYC
June 20w/the T.S.Monk Sextet: Thelonious Monk 100th Birthday Tribute at Bird's Basement, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
June 21w/the T.S.Monk Sextet: Thelonious Monk 100th Birthday Tribute at Bird's Basement, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
June 22w/the T.S.Monk Sextet: Thelonious Monk 100th Birthday Tribute at Bird's Basement, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
June 23w/the T.S.Monk Sextet: Thelonious Monk 100th Birthday Tribute at Bird's Basement, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
June 24w/the T.S.Monk Sextet: Thelonious Monk 100th Birthday Tribute at Bird's Basement, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
June 25w/the T.S.Monk Sextet: Thelonious Monk 100th Birthday Tribute at Bird's Basement, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
MAY 2017
May 2Helen Sung Quartet at Yoshi's, Oakland, CA
May 3Helen Sung Quartet, Whatcom Jazz Music Arts Center (WMJAC) Series at the Unity Spiritual Center, Bellingham, WA
May 4Helen Sung Quartet, Earshot Jazz at Poncho Concert Hall, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
May 5Helen Sung Quartet at Frankie's Jazz, Vancouver, CANADA
May 8w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
May 12w/Carolyn Leonhart and Jay Leonhart at the Deerhead Inn, Delaware Water Gap, PA
May 15w/Terri Lyne Carrington Quartet: Nefertiti at the Concert Hall, Gothenburg Symphony Hall, Gothenburg, SWEDEN
May 17w/Terri Lyne Carrington Quartet at Lundagaard Gods, Kerteminde, DENMARK
May 18w/Terri Lyne Carrington Quartet at Fasching Jazz Club, Stockholm, SWEDEN
May 19w/Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project at Parterre 1, Basel, SWITZERLAND
May 20w/Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project at Parterre 1, Basel, SWITZERLAND
May 21w/Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project at Town Hall, Birmingham, UK
May 25Helen Sung guest DJ's on WKCR 89.9FM Jazz Alternatives 7-9pm w/Sharif Abdus-Salaam, Columbia University, NYC
May 27Helen Sung on WBGO 88.3FM Midnight Salon Sessions w/Sheila Anderson, Newark, NJ
May 30Helen Sung & Sung With Words CD Preview Party at the Jazz Standard, NYC
APR 2017
Apr 1w/the Patrick Cornelius Octet for Art on the Corner's "Jazz Nite" in the Soul Cafe, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Brooklyn, NYC
Apr 7Helen Sung Trio at Mezzrow, NYC
Apr 20w/the Todd Marcus Quartet at the Atlas Theater, Washington, DC/td>
Apr 22Helen Sung, Jazz Residency at SUNY Buffalo State, Buffalo, NY
Apr 26Helen Sung Quartet at The Shedd Institute, Jaqua Concert Hall, Eugene, OR
Apr 27Helen Sung Quartet, PDX Jazz at The Fremont Theater, Portland, OR
Helen Sung, Jazz Masterclass at Portland State University, Portland, OR
Apr 28Helen Sung Quartet w/guest vocalist Christie Dashiell: "Reaching Toward The Divine", Bread of Life Church, Torrance, CA
Apr 29Helen Sung Quartet presents Sung With Words w/guest vocalist Christie Dashiell at The Blue Whale, Los Angeles, CA
Apr 30Helen Sung Quartet with Nicola Allen, for the Salk Science & Music Series, Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA
MAR 2017
Mar 3Helen Sung & Friends: Making Music In The Moment, No Black Tie Jazz Club, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Mar 4Helen Sung & Friends: Making Music In The Moment, No Black Tie Jazz Club, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Mar 6w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Mar 9w/Carolyn Leonhart at Smoke Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 12w/Peter Hartmann Trio, Jazz Vespers at Ascension Church, NYC
Mar 19Helen Sung Trio, Hot & Cool: Jazz at the Brubeck Room, Wilton Library, Wilton, CT
Mar 21Helen Sung w/The Tristano Project, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 22Helen Sung w/The Tristano Project, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 23Helen Sung w/The Tristano Project, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 24Helen Sung w/The Tristano Project, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 25Helen Sung w/The Tristano Project, Birdland Jazz Club, NYC
Mar 29w/trombonist Chris Washburne, Jazz Workshop for Columbia University Business School, NYC
FEB 2017
Feb 1Filming for Jazz at Lincoln Center's Jazz For Young People Video Series, Jazz at Lincoln Center, NYC
Feb 3Helen Sung, Pianist for Jazz at Lincoln Center's Jazz for Young People: Who is Louis Armstrong? Concert, Rose Hall, NYC
Feb 4Helen Sung, Pianist for Jazz at Lincoln Center's Jazz for Young People: Who is Louis Armstrong? Concert, Rose Hall, NYC
w/Scott Robinson 4tet at Kitano Jazz, NYC
Feb 6w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Feb 10Pianist Helen Sung and Juilliard Jazz Ensemble Jazz Clinic, Georgetown, Grand Cayman, CAYMAN ISLANDS
Feb 11Pianist Helen Sung and Juilliard Jazz Ensemble at the 2017 Cayman Arts Festival, Kimpton Seafire Resport, Georgetown, Grand Cayman, CAYMAN ISLANDS
Feb 13w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Feb 15Helen Sung Solo Piano: Women in Jazz Composers Series, Wright Theater, University of Baltimore, MD
Feb 24w/Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project at 2017 Hong Kong Arts Festival, HK Culture Centre Concert Hall, Hong Kong, CHINA
Feb 25w/Terri Lyne Carrington's Mosaic Project at 2017 Hong Kong Arts Festival, HK Culture Centre Concert Hall, Hong Kong, CHINA
Feb 27Helen Sung Jazz Piano Masterclass (Part 1) at No Black Tie Jazz Club, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Feb 28Helen Sung Jazz Piano Masterclass (Part 2) at No Black Tie Jazz Club, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
JAN 2017
Jan 9HAPPY NEW YEAR! w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Jan 15Helen Sung's Sung With Words at Chamber Music America's 2017 National Conference Commission Showcase Concert, DiMenna Center for Classical Music, NYC
Jan 16w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Jan 17w/Carolyn & Jay Leonhart at Mezzrow, NYC
Jan 23w/the Mingus Big Band at the Jazz Standard, NYC
Jan 25Helen Sung Solo Piano Concert at Belmont University's Jazz Piano COncert Series, McAfee Concert Hall, Nashville, TN
Helen Sung Jazz Piano Masterclass at Belmont University's School of Music, Nashville, TN
Jan 26Helen Sung, recipient of The University of Texas at Austin's College of Fine Arts 2017 E. William Doty Distinguised Alumna Award, AT&T Conference Center Grand Ballroom, Austin, TX
Jan 27Helen Sung Jazz Piano Masterclass at Butler School of Music, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Jan 31Filming for Jazz at Lincoln Center's Jazz For Young People Video Series, Jazz at Lincoln Center, NYC