DC Jazz Calendar

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** = CapitalBop Show
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Dial 251 8:00 pm
Dial 251 @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm
Dial 251 is a funk- and pop-infused sextet, featuring Bryan McEntire on tenor saxophone, Charles Whalen on trumpet, Mark Johnson on guitar, Russ Rodgers on bass and Greg Reaves on drums. Two separate sets at[...]
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Batida Diferente 8:00 pm
Batida Diferente @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm
Batida Diferente are a quartet that blend the tranquil sounds of traditional Brazilian music in reworkings of timeless jazz standards and other covers. The lead vocals, Kim Scudera sings with a bluesy folk-like tone that[...]
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* Capitol Hill Jazz Jam 8:00 pm
* Capitol Hill Jazz Jam @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 6 @ 8:00 pm
Aaron Myers and Herb Scott host a jam session at Mr. Henry’s on Capitol Hill every Wednesday, welcoming performers of all ages and ability levels to join the bandstand.
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Kevin Cordt Quartet 8:00 pm
Kevin Cordt Quartet @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm
Trumpeter Kevin Cordt used to play at Mr. Henry’s 10 years ago, before the Capitol Hill bar and grill stopped hosting jazz. Now the music is back on, and Cordt’s straight-ahead quartet is back. The[...]
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Maija Rejman 8:00 pm
Maija Rejman @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 9 @ 8:00 pm
Maija Rejman is a veteran local straight-ahead singer and frequent favorite of Mr. Henry’s.
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* Capitol Hill Jazz Jam 8:00 pm
* Capitol Hill Jazz Jam @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 13 @ 8:00 pm
Aaron Myers and Herb Scott host a jam session at Mr. Henry’s on Capitol Hill every Wednesday, welcoming performers of all ages and ability levels to join the bandstand.
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Abbey Road Jazz Ensemble 8:00 pm
Abbey Road Jazz Ensemble @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 15 @ 8:00 pm
The Abbey Road Jazz Ensemble arranges Beatles songs into popular jazz standards forms from bossa-nova to more straight-ahead, Ella Fitzgerald fair.
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Julia Nixon 6:15 pm
Julia Nixon @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 16 @ 6:15 pm
A veteran of musical theater (notably, she played the lead in the original Broadway presentation of Dreamgirls), Julian Nixon incorporates jazz standards and originals into her own personal brand of R&B. Two separate sets at[...]
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The Trailblazing Life of Betty Carter (WWJF) 7:00 pm
The Trailblazing Life of Betty Carter (WWJF) @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm
Jessica Boykin-Settles is a widely respected vocalist and a professor at Howard University who has mentored a handful of the city’s fine young singers. Her approach is possessed of a firm, affirmative delicateness, and she[...]
* Capitol Hill Jazz Jam 8:00 pm
* Capitol Hill Jazz Jam @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 20 @ 8:00 pm
Aaron Myers and Herb Scott host a jam session at Mr. Henry’s on Capitol Hill every Wednesday, welcoming performers of all ages and ability levels to join the bandstand.
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* Aaron L. Myers II 8:00 pm
* Aaron L. Myers II @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 22 @ 8:00 pm
Vocalist and pianist Aaron Myers tugs jazz standards down into cozy, soul-warming territory. He also writes his own tunes, often with a heavy blues influence.
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Renee Tannenbaum 8:00 pm
Renee Tannenbaum @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 23 @ 8:00 pm
Vocalist Renee Tannenbaum sings straight-ahead jazz.
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* Capitol Hill Jazz Jam 8:00 pm
* Capitol Hill Jazz Jam @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 27 @ 8:00 pm
Aaron Myers and Herb Scott host a jam session at Mr. Henry’s on Capitol Hill every Wednesday, welcoming performers of all ages and ability levels to join the bandstand.
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Rhythmic Accents 8:00 pm
Rhythmic Accents @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 29 @ 8:00 pm
Pianist Bill Washburn leads a rocking, rhythmic group.
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Charlie Fulks 8:00 pm
Charlie Fulks @ Mr. Henry's
Mar 30 @ 8:00 pm
Charlie Fulks, a veteran part-time jazz singer, performs standards with a truncated tone.
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