Sunday 2/15/15: Trumpeter Kenny Rittenhouse returns to the jam!

Blow, Kenny, blow!: Rittenhouse on trumpetThis President’s Day weekend we are joined once again by trumpet player Kenny Rittenhouse!  Kenny has distinguished himself as a professor of jazz at George Mason, player in the U.S. Army Blues band, and in the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, among other accomplishments and ensembles.

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 Kenny and the rest our terrific Third Sunday house band!  6:30pm-9:30pm @ Dahlak (1771 U St NW).

Sunday 1/25/15: Steel Pan man Victor Provost returns to the jam!

provostPlease join us this Sunday as friend of the jam Victor Provost returns as guest artist on steel pan!  Victor has been named “Artist of the Year” by the CityPaper in their annual “jazzies” and is perennially named “Best Jazz Percussionist.”  Come join Victor and the rest of our terrific Fourth Sunday house band!

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

Sunday 1/18/15: Herb Scott returns as special guest on sax!

WKP 010This Sunday, alto saxophonist Herb Scott returns as our special guest artist!  Herb was part of the “Young Lions” trio of horns for our 3-year anniversary jam in August 2012 and has returned as Monthly Master jazz artist on his own twice since then.  Herb can be seen all around town and has been an Artist-in-Residence at Bohemian Caverns.

Come join Herb and the rest of our terrific Third Sunday house band.  No cover!  6:30pm-9:30pm @ Dahlak (1771 U Street NW).