DC Jazz Calendar

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Coniece Washington 8:00 pm
Coniece Washington @ Sotto
Apr 5 @ 8:00 pm
Vocalist Coniece Washington performs standards with a touch of swing and cocktail cabaret style. Two separate sets at 8 and 10 p.m.
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Craig Alston 8:00 pm
Craig Alston @ Sotto
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm
Craig Alston plays straight-ahead jazz with a tenor sax tone like burnished copper. He hails from Baltimore, and has earned a Jazz Journalists Association Jazz Heroes Award for his work promoting the scene there. Two separate[...]
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* Herb Scott 8:00 pm
* Herb Scott @ Marvin DC
Apr 8 @ 8:00 pm
Herb Scott is a young, soulful powerhouse on alto saxophone. As a bandleader, his style often veers into the over-sweetened terrain of smooth jazz, but no matter what he plays, his fleetness and conviction are[...]
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Anansi Trio 8:00 pm
Anansi Trio @ Sotto
Apr 11 @ 8:00 pm
The Anansi Trio plays straight-ahead with occasional Afro-Cuban or Indian flare. Two separate sets at 8 and 10 p.m.
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* Brent Birckhead 7:30 pm
* Brent Birckhead @ Sotto
Apr 12 @ 7:30 pm
If you’ve been to one of the Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra’s shows, you’ve noticed Brent Birckhead. He’s the sharply dressed alto saxophonist who sits swaying and rooting and smiling beatifically in the front row while[...]
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* Deacon Izzy 8:00 pm
* Deacon Izzy @ Sotto
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm
Emcee Deacon Izzy can often be found lending his soulful, sumptuous rhymes to DC’s jazz musicians. He’s a leading voice in Mark Meadows’ Movement, DuPont Brass, the Jo-Go Project and performs often at Marvin’s. Two separate[...]
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* Eliot Seppa 8:00 pm
* Eliot Seppa @ Marvin DC
Apr 15 @ 8:00 pm
Eliot Seppa is a rising talent on the bass, holding his own in a bassist-heavy town. In the past years, his broad, bounding sound has grown up; he now plays with the an assurance often[...]
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The Bailsmen 7:00 pm
The Bailsmen @ Sotto
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm
The Bailsmen play a style of jazz that enshrines 1930s hot and gypsy jazz, even dressing the part.
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Clarence Ward III 8:00 pm
Clarence Ward III @ Marvin DC
Apr 18 @ 8:00 pm
Baltimore saxophonist, trumpeter and jazz organizer Clarence Ward III performs.
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* Joe Herrera’s Remix 8:00 pm
* Joe Herrera’s Remix @ Marvin DC
Apr 19 @ 8:00 pm
Joe Herrera, a lyrical trumpeter who leads the beloved Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra, plays at Marvin’s with his fusion group Remix.
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Oh He Dead 8:00 pm
Oh He Dead @ Sotto
Apr 25 @ 8:00 pm
Contemporary soul and R&B band Oh He Dead performs.
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* Integriti Reeves 8:00 pm
* Integriti Reeves @ Sotto
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm
Vocalist Integriti Reeves is enamored with the work of classic jazz vocalists like Sarah Vaughan and Ella Fitzgerald. It’s Billie Holiday that Reeves emulates the most, singing ballads with a sibilant, brooding tone.
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Snack Cat 8:00 pm
Snack Cat @ Sotto
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm
New York’s Snack Cat performs a mix of soul, rock, jazz, blues and funk.  Two separate sets at 8 and 10 p.m.
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