* Reginald Cyntje

When:
June 12, 2021 @ 8:00 pm
2021-06-12T20:00:00-04:00
2021-06-12T20:15:00-04:00
Where:
Social Beast
2340 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington
DC 20007
Cost:
$20 Bar Seat / $40 Table for 2 / $80 Table for 4

Reginald Cyntje is arguably D.C.’s greatest trombone player and one of the area’s most prolific and imaginative composers. His anthemic music often tackles issues of spirituality or social causes, weaving in elements of calypso, Afro-Caribbean and quelbe (a folkloric style of narrative music native to his home in the Virgin Islands) to the charged tunes.

He leads a group to formally re-kindle Social Beast’s (formerly Ghostline D.C.‘s) outdoor live jazz series. Two separate sets at 8:00 and 9:30 p.m.

 

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the Washington Post, JazzTimes, Downbeat, NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper, On Tap/District Fray Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He began covering 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. Reach him at [email protected] Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.


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