DC Jazz Calendar

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* Thad Wilson Big Band 6:00 pm
* Thad Wilson Big Band @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm
Straight-ahead trumpeter Thad Wilson plays with bursting articulation, and a generous insistence on clarity. It’s easy to fall in love with his playing. At this appearance at Westminster’s Jazz Night in D.C., Wilson leads a[...]
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Ben Sands: Southwest’s Favorite Son 6:00 pm
Ben Sands: Southwest’s Favorite Son @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm
Saxophonist Ben Sands leads a straight-ahead large ensemble featuring musicians like pianist Janelle Gill and Wes Biles on bass.
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Coniece Washington 6:00 pm
Coniece Washington @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm
Vocalist Coniece Washington performs standards with a touch of swing and cocktail cabaret style. She performs a tribute to D.C.’s own Shirley Horn.
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Jerry Gordon Birthday Tribute 6:00 pm
Jerry Gordon Birthday Tribute @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm
Guitarists Rick Whitehead, David Cole and Charles Carlton lead a tribute to Jerry Gordon, the great Wes Montgomery-disciple and D.C. jazz guitarist who based away in 2012.
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* Mark G. Meadows – Tribute to Jelly Roll Morton 6:00 pm
* Mark G. Meadows – Tribute to Jelly Roll Morton @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm
Mark G. Meadows, a cornerstone of the D.C. jazz scene, joins his BIRCKHEAD bandmates Brent Birckhead, Romier Mendez, and C.V. Dashiell, as well as tap dancer DeWitte Fleming and vocalist Kanysha Williams, in a tribute to[...]
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