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March – April 2015

* Joel Harrison feat. Allison Miller @ Bohemian Caverns
Guitarist and 2010 Guggenheim fellow Joel Harrison’s goal is to complicate and corrode the textures of his instrument; he uses harmony as his main tool. He’s joined here by Allison Miller on drums and Michael[...]
Eugenie Jones @ Twins Jazz
Eugenie Jones @ Twins Jazz
Eugenie Jones sings soul and straight-ahead. Two separate sets at 8 and 10 p.m. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories Adams Morgan Capitol Hill Columbia Heights Downtown Georgetown/Dupont Circle H Street Maryland Northeast[...]
Donato Soveiro Duo @ Tabard Inn
Mar 30 @ 6:45 pm Georgetown/Dupont Circle
The warm-toned guitarist Donato Soviero duets with a different musician every Monday evening at the Tabard Inn restaurant. Sometimes he’s joined by a vocalist, but more often a fellow instrumentalist. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week[...]
* Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra @ Bohemian Caverns | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
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[...]
Chihiro Yamanaka @ Blues Alley
Chihiro Yamanaka @ Blues Alley
Renowned pianist Chihiro Yamanaka is a jazz composer whose most recent project features her interpretations of The Beatles’ music. Two separate sets at 8 and 10 p.m. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories[...]
Karl Anthony: Jazz Jam @ Maplewood Grill
Karl Anthony: Jazz Jam @ Maplewood Grill | Vienna | Virginia | United States
Mar 30 @ 8:00 pm Virginia Drink Minimum Full Menu
The drummer Karl Anthony hosts an open jam session at this Vienna, Va., restaurant. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories Adams Morgan Capitol Hill Columbia Heights Downtown Georgetown/Dupont Circle H Street Maryland Northeast[...]
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
One of the best trumpeters to arrive after Wynton Marsalis, the 45-year-old Roy Hargrove has an affinity for sharp but husky melody, carried across genres. In his old band Crisol, he offered a modernist’s approach[...]
The Wifi Trio @ Tryst
Apr 1 @ 4:00 pm Adams Morgan
The guitar-led Wifi Trio hits with an edge, and likes to linger in grooves. Rather than tear them apart, the band drives rhythms home; John Leber plays guitar and Dylan Stoddard is on bass, with[...]
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
One of the best trumpeters to arrive after Wynton Marsalis, the 45-year-old Roy Hargrove has an affinity for sharp but husky melody, carried across genres. In his old band Crisol, he offered a modernist’s approach[...]
Mr. Henry's Jazz Jam @ Mr. Henry's | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm Capitol Hill Drink Minimum Free
The versatile, soulful alto saxophonist Herb Scott leads a weekly jam session at Mr. Henry’s, a Capitol Hill restaurant serving burgers and modern American cuisine. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories Adams Morgan[...]
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
One of the best trumpeters to arrive after Wynton Marsalis, the 45-year-old Roy Hargrove has an affinity for sharp but husky melody, carried across genres. In his old band Crisol, he offered a modernist’s approach[...]
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
One of the best trumpeters to arrive after Wynton Marsalis, the 45-year-old Roy Hargrove has an affinity for sharp but husky melody, carried across genres. In his old band Crisol, he offered a modernist’s approach[...]
* Donvonte McCoy Quintet @ 18th St. Lounge | Denver | Colorado | United States
Arguably the city’s best jazz trumpeter, Donvonte McCoy plays every Friday and Saturday at the hip 18th St. Lounge. He likes to mix in some funk as well during the lounge gig, and he’s liable[...]
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
One of the best trumpeters to arrive after Wynton Marsalis, the 45-year-old Roy Hargrove has an affinity for sharp but husky melody, carried across genres. In his old band Crisol, he offered a modernist’s approach[...]
* Donvonte McCoy Quintet @ 18th St. Lounge | Denver | Colorado | United States
Arguably the city’s best jazz trumpeter, Donvonte McCoy plays every Friday and Saturday at the hip 18th St. Lounge. He likes to mix in some funk as well during the lounge gig, and he’s liable[...]
Harlem Gospel Choir @ Howard Theatre
Harlem Gospel Choir @ Howard Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm U Street Corridor
The talented Harlem Gospel Choir, which has been active since 1986, performs a Sunday brunch show every week at the Howard Theatre. Either an all-you-can-eat buffet or an a la carte menu are available. Agenda[...]
DC Jazz Singers Jam @ Kafe Bohem | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Hosted by pianist and vocalist Mark Meadows, the weekly DC Jazz Singers Jam doubles as a gathering post for local jazz voices and a casual backdrop to your Sunday afternoon hibernation at the café. Agenda[...]
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley
* Roy Hargrove @ Blues Alley | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
One of the best trumpeters to arrive after Wynton Marsalis, the 45-year-old Roy Hargrove has an affinity for sharp but husky melody, carried across genres. In his old band Crisol, he offered a modernist’s approach[...]
Donato Soveiro Duo @ Tabard Inn
Apr 6 @ 6:45 pm Georgetown/Dupont Circle
The warm-toned guitarist Donato Soviero duets with a different musician every Monday evening at the Tabard Inn restaurant. Sometimes he’s joined by a vocalist, but more often a fellow instrumentalist. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week[...]
* Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra @ Bohemian Caverns | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
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[...]
Karl Anthony: Jazz Jam @ Maplewood Grill
Karl Anthony: Jazz Jam @ Maplewood Grill | Vienna | Virginia | United States
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm Virginia Drink Minimum Full Menu
The drummer Karl Anthony hosts an open jam session at this Vienna, Va., restaurant. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories Adams Morgan Capitol Hill Columbia Heights Downtown Georgetown/Dupont Circle H Street Maryland Northeast[...]
The Wifi Trio @ Tryst
Apr 8 @ 4:00 pm Adams Morgan
The guitar-led Wifi Trio hits with an edge, and likes to linger in grooves. Rather than tear them apart, the band drives rhythms home; John Leber plays guitar and Dylan Stoddard is on bass, with[...]
Mr. Henry's Jazz Jam @ Mr. Henry's | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Apr 8 @ 8:00 pm Capitol Hill Drink Minimum Free
The versatile, soulful alto saxophonist Herb Scott leads a weekly jam session at Mr. Henry’s, a Capitol Hill restaurant serving burgers and modern American cuisine. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories Adams Morgan[...]
Kevin Cordt Quartet @ Mr. Henry's
The local trumpeter Kevin Cordt plays straight-ahead jazz with a combo every second and fourth Friday of the month at Mr. Henry’s. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard Stream Categories Adams Morgan Capitol Hill Columbia[...]
Diane Marino Quartet @ Twins Jazz
The vocalist Diane Marino sings jazz standards with a pert, effervescent manner. Here she’s joined by Greg Twombley on reeds, Frank Marino on bass and Francis Thompson on drums. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard[...]
* Donvonte McCoy Quintet @ 18th St. Lounge | Denver | Colorado | United States
Apr 10 @ 10:00 pm Georgetown/Dupont Circle CB PICK
Arguably the city’s best jazz trumpeter, Donvonte McCoy plays every Friday and Saturday at the hip 18th St. Lounge. He likes to mix in some funk as well during the lounge gig, and he’s liable[...]
Diane Marino Quartet @ Twins Jazz
The vocalist Diane Marino sings jazz standards with a pert, effervescent manner. Here she’s joined by Greg Twombley on reeds, Frank Marino on bass and Francis Thompson on drums. Agenda Agenda Day Month Week Posterboard[...]
* Donvonte McCoy Quintet @ 18th St. Lounge | Denver | Colorado | United States
Apr 11 @ 10:00 pm Georgetown/Dupont Circle CB PICK
Arguably the city’s best jazz trumpeter, Donvonte McCoy plays every Friday and Saturday at the hip 18th St. Lounge. He likes to mix in some funk as well during the lounge gig, and he’s liable[...]
Harlem Gospel Choir @ Howard Theatre
Harlem Gospel Choir @ Howard Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Apr 12 @ 1:00 pm U Street Corridor
The talented Harlem Gospel Choir, which has been active since 1986, performs a Sunday brunch show every week at the Howard Theatre. Either an all-you-can-eat buffet or an a la carte menu are available. Agenda[...]
DC Jazz Singers Jam @ Kafe Bohem | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Hosted by pianist and vocalist Mark Meadows, the weekly DC Jazz Singers Jam doubles as a gathering post for local jazz voices and a casual backdrop to your Sunday afternoon hibernation at the café. Agenda[...]