Sunday 8/31/14: Guitarist Shawn Purcell joins DC Jazz Jam!

DA_Artist_Shawn-Purcell_EA1918111116_1w1spcutx0hh_TBCelebrate Labor Day weekend with DC Jazz Jam and our special guest this Sunday, Shawn Purcell on guitar!  You can see Shawn gigging all around town, including in the Navy Band, among other things.

Pianist Oren Levine, drummer Terence Arnett, and bassist Nathan Garrett round out this terrific Fifth Sunday house band.

No cover!  All musicians and appreciators welcome.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ Dahlak (1771 U Street NW).

Sunday 8/10/14: DC Jazz Jam’s 5-Year Anniversary Bash!

5th-birthday1Please join us this Sunday for an extended session (6:30pm-10:30pm) to celebrate the jam session’s 5-year anniversary, featuring a Monthly Master All-Star house band of Allyn Johnson (keys), Shawn Purcell (guitar), Blake Meister (bass), and Lenny Robinson (drums), with emcee Aaron Myers.  No cover!

The jam began on Second Sunday in August 2009 and has grown into a weekly affair with special guest musicians, theme nights, and a terrific set of rotating house band musicians and regulars.  Come celebrate 5 years of jamming at Dahlak (1771 U Street NW)!