The Anderson Twins

When:
October 8, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
2019-10-08T20:00:00-04:00
2019-10-08T20:15:00-04:00
Where:
Blues Alley
1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington
DC 20007
Cost:
$22 (Plus $12 Minimum and $5 Fees)

Brothers Peter and Will Anderson — both prodigious improvisers on the clarinet and saxophone — play standards and original compositions with well-mannered precision, harking back to the sounds of mid-century cool jazz. Here they perform a tribute program to the Gershwin brothers’ significant songbook of early jazz standards. Two separate sets at 8 and 10 p.m.

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Giovanni is the founder of CapitalBop, and a music critic for the New York Times. He previously served as a contributor to the Washington Post, the FADER, JazzTimes, NPR Music and others, and hosted “On the Margin,” a books show on WPFW-FM. As head of CapitalBop, he has covered the D.C. jazz scene since 2010. (He is no longer directly involved in the presenting of CapitalBop's concerts.) He graduated from Tufts University with a bachelor’s degree in history, with a focus on African-American history. Reach Giovanni at editor@capitalbop.com. Read him at giovannirussonello.com or nytimes.com/by/giovanni-russonello. Follow him on Twitter at @giorussonello.