400 I St SW
Reginald Cyntje, arguably D.C.’s most agile and expressive trombone player, writes sloping, danceable compositions. His unhurried improvisation style taps long-held feelings, and lulls you into exhilaration.
His new work Rise of the Protester puts forth a series of protest songs designed to truly stir the soul: not lip-service placation or arena-ready pseudo-anthems. Carnival marches, angular melody and wailing horns to express the emotions that motivate protest