DC Jazz Calendar

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Please note: our listings calendar for December is not yet complete due to unforeseen delays. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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Kenny G 8:00 pm
Kenny G @ The Music Center at Strathmore
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm
World-famous smooth jazz saxophonist Kenny G will perform tunes from his holiday albums.
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Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm
The seven-string guitarist Steve Heberman favors a interplay of melodic and harmonic riffing not unlike Jim Hall. He performs in a duo with a rotating cast of area singers and musicians every Saturday.
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Kenny Lattimore 8:00 pm
Kenny Lattimore @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm
The R&B singer Kenny Lattimore, born and bred in Washington, D.C., returns for a show of holiday favorites and hits culled from his top 20 albums.
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Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm
The seven-string guitarist Steve Heberman favors a interplay of melodic and harmonic riffing not unlike Jim Hall. He performs in a duo with a rotating cast of area singers and musicians every Saturday.
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Regina Belle 1:00 pm
Regina Belle @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm
The vocalist Regina Belle weaves strands of gospel, R&B and jazz into her performances. Here she brings a program of holiday hits. Two separate shows at 1 and 7 p.m.
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* Paul Carr Holiday Jazz Show 6:00 pm
* Paul Carr Holiday Jazz Show @ Jazz and Cultural Society
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm
Longtime saxophonist and educator Paul Carr leads a straight-ahead group through a program of holiday classics and maybe even some twists.
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* Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra 8:00 pm
* Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra @ The Music Center at Strathmore
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm
The trumpeter Wynton Marsalis’s Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, arguably the strongest group upholding and stretching the powers of traditional jazz, performs a program of holiday favorites.
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Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm
The seven-string guitarist Steve Heberman favors a interplay of melodic and harmonic riffing not unlike Jim Hall. He performs in a duo with a rotating cast of area singers and musicians every Saturday.
* Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra 8:00 pm
* Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra @ The Music Center at Strathmore
Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm
The trumpeter Wynton Marsalis’s Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, arguably the strongest group upholding and stretching the powers of traditional jazz, performs a program of holiday favorites.
The Hamiltones 8:00 pm
The Hamiltones @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm
The Hamiltones, the vocal trio often found backing R&B star Anthony Hamilton, testify bright and joyously with their tight harmonies.
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Gerald and Selina Albright 7:00 pm
Gerald and Selina Albright @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm
Gerald Albright is a saxophonist who runs the gamut between soul jazz, R&B and smooth jazz. He is joined by daughter his soul-singing daughter Selina.
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Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm
The seven-string guitarist Steve Heberman favors a interplay of melodic and harmonic riffing not unlike Jim Hall. He performs in a duo with a rotating cast of area singers and musicians every Saturday.
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Kirk Whalum feat. Sheila E.: Gospel According to Jazz Christmas 3:00 pm
Kirk Whalum feat. Sheila E.: Gospel According to Jazz Christmas @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Dec 23 @ 3:00 pm
Kevin Whalum is a soul vocalist with a smooth, tenor croon. He’s the brother of well-known jazz saxophonist Kirk Whalum. He performs a special gospel and jazz entwined program of holiday favorites with the powerhouse,[...]
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Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Heberman Duo at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Dec 29 @ 7:00 pm
The seven-string guitarist Steve Heberman favors a interplay of melodic and harmonic riffing not unlike Jim Hall. He performs in a duo with a rotating cast of area singers and musicians every Saturday.
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New Years’ with E.U. 9:00 pm
New Years’ with E.U. @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm
Legendary go-go band E.U. (Experience Unlimited), famous for their 80s hits “Da Butt” and collaborations with filmmaker Spike Lee, raise roofs and make booties shake for New Years’ at Bethesda Blues & Jazz.