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October 2014

*Anthony Nelson @ Twins Jazz
*Anthony Nelson @ Twins Jazz | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Anthony Nelson is a multi-talented reeds player, though he typically sticks to the tenor saxophone. He has a burnished, stout sound and a lightning-quick improvisational attack. He sometimes performs with a strolling trio (only bass[...]
*Tarus Mateen @ Bohemian Caverns
*Tarus Mateen @ Bohemian Caverns
There’s no bassist with a more distinctive or body-altering sound than Tarus Mateen—certainly not in D.C., and perhaps not in the contemporary jazz game. His wood-fired, subtly joyous meld of Black musical forms includes Senegalese[...]
Najee @ Blues Alley
Najee @ Blues Alley
Najee plays smooth jazz saxophone. Posterboard Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories Adams Morgan Capitol Hill Columbia Heights Downtown Georgetown/Dupont Circle H Street Maryland Northeast Petworth Southeast Southwest U Street Corridor Upper Northwest Virginia[...]
*October Revolution: A Night of New Music @ Union Arts | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm Northeast CB PICK CB Shows
October 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of jazz’s October Revolution, a monthlong festival of free and explorative music organized by trumpeter Bill Dixon in New York City. The goal was to provide a platform for[...]
Najee @ Blues Alley
Najee @ Blues Alley
Najee plays smooth jazz saxophone. Posterboard Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories Adams Morgan Capitol Hill Columbia Heights Downtown Georgetown/Dupont Circle H Street Maryland Northeast Petworth Southeast Southwest U Street Corridor Upper Northwest Virginia[...]
Vocal Workshop Graduation Concert @ Blues Alley
The pianist and coach Chris Grasso hosts an eight-week-long Vocal Workshop program, which helps aspiring jazz vocalists find footing. Here the fruits of the workshop’s training and the singers’ labor will be on display, at[...]
UMD Jazz Lab Band and University Jazz Band @ Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
UMD Jazz Lab Band and University Jazz Band @ Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center | College Park | Maryland | United States
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm Maryland Free
The University of Maryland presents a variety of its typically strong jazz ensembles at this free concert, titled the “Big Band Halloween Scream.” The featured groups include the UMD Jazz Ensemble, UMD Jazz Lab Band[...]
*Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra @ Bohemian Caverns
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm U Street Corridor CB PICK Full Menu
The 17-piece Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra commands the Caverns every Monday night with a repertoire ranging from Count Basie to Coltrane to band members’ originals. Some truly excellent soloists strengthen the big band’s arrangements. The[...]
Fred Foss @ Bohemian Caverns
Fred Foss @ Bohemian Caverns
The warm and sonorous reeds player Fred Foss is masterful on both alto and tenor saxophones, as well as flute. He’s mentored a range of the District’s major talent, from the internationally-renowned bassist Ben Williams[...]
Abinnet Berhanu's Hebret Musica @ Twins Jazz
Abinnet Berhanu is a young, ardent drummer with a quiet temperament in person, a thunderous approach behind the drum kit, and a much older player’s will to create opportunities—for himself and those around him. This[...]