Sunday 12/21/14: Joe Herrera returns to DC Jazz Jam on trumpet!

joeherreraTrumpeter Joe Herrera returns to the DC Jazz Jam on Sunday evening as our Monthly Master jazz artist!  Joe has joined the jam on 2 other occasions as our special guest and has been named “Best Trumpet” in the Washington City Paper’s annual “Jazzies” awards, among other accolades.

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

Sunday 12/14/14: Vocalist Aaron Myers returns to DC Jazz Jam!

AaronAnnouncingThis Sunday, we welcome back Aaron Myers as our Monthly Master jazz artist on voice.  Aaron was named one of the top jazz artists and performing artists in the Washington CityPaper’s annual readers poll in 2014, was ranked #1 in jazz (in the world) earlier this year on ReverbNation, and has served as artist-in-residence at the Black Fox Lounge for over 5 years.  Aaron has also emceed our annual Anniversary jam sessions for the last 3 years, in addition to being a returning Monthly Master guest. Come join Aaron and the rest of our terrific Second Sunday house band!  No cover.  All musicians and appreciators welcome.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ Dahlak (1771 U Street NW).

Sunday: Vocalist Lena Seikaly returns to DC Jazz Jam!

1622577_10102449087620628_152337264_oThis Sunday, vocalist Lena Seikaly returns to the DC Jazz Jam for her third stint as our Monthly Master jazz artist.  Lena has won many accolades, including being named Best Vocalist and Best Composer by the Washington CityPaper’s annual “Jazzies” awards.

Come sit in with Lena and the rest of our terrific First Sunday house band!  No cover.  All musicians and appreciators welcome.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ Dahlak (1771 U Street NW).

Sunday 11/30/14: Pianist Dave Kane as Monthly Master jazz guest

DaveKaneBurn off your Thanksgiving meals with some hot jazz at the DC Jazz Jam this Sunday, with friend of the jam Dave Kane joining as Monthly Master jazz artist on keys.  Come sit in with Dave and the rest of our terrific Fifth Sunday house band of Paul Jung (drums), Dylan Stoddard (bass), and Adam Fluger (guitar).

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

Sunday 11/23/14: Allyn Johnson returns to DC Jazz Jam!

AllynJohnsonPlease join DC Jazz Jam for our weekly jazz jam session Sunday from 6:30pm to 9:30pm at Dahlak (1771 U Street NW).  This week we are joined once again by pianist Allyn Johnson, for his third stint as our Monthly Master jazz artist!  Allyn has been named the area’s top pianist by the likes of CapitalBop and the Washington CityPaper’s annual Jazzies.

No cover.  Musicians and jazz appreciators welcome.  Also enjoy great Eritrean food and our signature DC Jazz Jam cocktail, the Blue Monk.  Come sit in with Allyn and the rest our terrific Fourth Sunday house band!