* 24th Annual Mary Lou Williams Jazz Festival [Day 1]

May 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Kennedy Center
2700 F Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20566
$40 - $45

The Kennedy Center presents its annual tribute to the spirit of prolific and powerful composer and pianist Mary Lou Williams.

On night one, regal and powerful drummer Terri Lyne Carrington leads Feed The Fire, a celebration of the towering artistic genius of Geri Allen featuring performances by Jason Moran, Ravi Coltrane, tsp dancer Maurice Chestnut and DJ Val-Inc.




Jackson Sinnenberg

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the JazzTimes. NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper and On Tap Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He previously covered the city’s music scene for WGTB, Georgetown University’s radio station, where he was a show host, writer, and columnist. He graduated from Georgetown with a bachelor’s degree in American Musical Culture. Read him at sinnenbergmusic.com. Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.

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