The Capital Bones: “A Stan Kenton Christmas”

December 10, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Union Stage
740 Water St SW
Washington, DC 20024
$25 - $30

The Capitol Bones is a swing band consisting simply of a full line of trombones plus a rhythm section. In this performance, the Bones will focus on their renditions of Stan Kenton’s Christmas carol works.



Giovanni Russonello

About Giovanni Russonello

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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 Read him at or Follow him on Twitter at @giorussonello.