DC Jazz Calendar

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* Victor Provost & Josanne Francis 8:00 pm
* Victor Provost & Josanne Francis @ AMP By Strathmore
Feb 1 @ 8:00 pm
Victor Provost isn’t just the only jazz steel pan player in D.C. – he’s one of the region’s best improvisers, on any instrument. He pairs up with the Trinidad and Tobego-raised Strathmore AIR alumna Josanne[...]
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Steve Herberman Duo at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Herberman Duo at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Feb 2 @ 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.
Marcus Johnson 8:00 pm
Marcus Johnson @ AMP by Strathmore
Feb 2 @ 8:00 pm
The pianist Marcus Johnson makes highly danceable smooth jazz, with strong inflections of funk. He frequently indulges in pop covers, and is arguably the city’s best-known smooth jazz musician.
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Steve Herberman Duo at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Herberman Duo at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Feb 9 @ 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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Anthony Brown & group therAPy 3:00 pm
Anthony Brown & group therAPy @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Feb 10 @ 3:00 pm
Gospel singer-songwriter Anthony Brown performs.
** DC Jazz Loft with Marshall Keys and Nik Francis 7:00 pm
** DC Jazz Loft with Marshall Keys and Nik Francis @ Rhizome DC
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm
Marshall Keys’ saxophone can sing the blues or swing to the rhythms of bebop with a laid-back sense of cool. He headlines our February Jazz Loft at Rhizome which also features Nik Francis, a powerful[...]
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Johnny Gill 7:30 pm
Johnny Gill @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm
Johnny Gill of New Edition fame performs a pair of Valentine’s Weekend shows.
Veronneau 8:00 pm
Veronneau @ AMP by Strathmore
Feb 14 @ 8:00 pm
The Virginia-based quartet Veronneau can sound like gypsy jazz colliding gently with Appalachian folk one moment, then slide into a smooth Brazilian samba the next. Lynn Véronneau’s voice is crisp and strong, and she sings[...]
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* Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival [Day 1]
* Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival [Day 1] @ Rockville Hilton
Feb 15 all-day
Paul Carr hems the 10th annual Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival, featuring acts drawn all around the Mid-Atlantic states, from high school and college ensembles to area regulars. Day 1 highlights include: 5 p.m. Opening ceremony feature[...]
* Gregory Porter 8:00 pm
* Gregory Porter @ Strathmore Music Center
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm
Gregory Porter’s powerful voice runs from limpid to barbed and straining — but he’s always deliberate, always in control. His songwriting will toss your mind back to the classic, gospel-influenced soul of the 1960s; his[...]
Johnny Gill 8:00 pm
Johnny Gill @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm
Johnny Gill of New Edition fame performs a pair of Valentine’s Weekend shows.
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* Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival [Day 2]
* Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival [Day 2] @ Rockville Hilton
Feb 16 all-day
Paul Carr hems the 10th annual Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival, featuring acts drawn all around the Mid-Atlantic states, from high school and college ensembles to area regulars. Day 2 highlights include: 12 p.m. Paul Carr’s Jazz[...]
Steve Herberman Duo at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Herberman Duo at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Feb 16 @ 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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* Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival [Day 3]
* Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival [Day 3] @ Rockville Hilton
Feb 17 all-day
Paul Carr hems the 10th annual Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival, featuring acts drawn all around the Mid-Atlantic states, from high school and college ensembles to area regulars. Day 3 highlights include: 1 p.m. Michael Thomas Quintet[...]
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Steve Herberman at Delina’s 7:00 pm
Steve Herberman at Delina’s @ Delina Eritrean Urban Kitchen
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm
The seven-string guitarist Steve Heberman favors a interplay of melodic and harmonic riffing not unlike Jim Hall. He performs solo every Thursday at Delina’s.
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Feelin’ The Funk! 7:00 pm
Feelin’ The Funk! @ Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm
Feelin’ The Funk!, a 10-piece collective made up of sidemen from The Stylistics, the James Brown band and others perform the music of Parliament-Funkadelic and other ’70s icons.
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