* Theljon Allen

When:
February 6, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
2019-02-06T19:00:00-05:00
2019-02-06T19:15:00-05:00
Where:
Sotto
1610 14th St NW
Washington
DC 20009
Cost:
Free

Baltimore-based trumpeter Thejlon Allen plays a kind of electrified version of jazz that casts the sounds and structures of the early fusion groups like Return to Forever through the melodic sensibility of 80s smooth and modern neo-soul jazz. His tone is somewhat brash but sings purely.

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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.