Sunday 8/19/18: Trombonist Reginald Cyntje returns to lead the jam!

11011725_10153016278497285_5415545180859035706_oJoin us this Sunday evening as trombonist Reginald Cyntje returns as our Monthly Master jazz artist on trombone!  Reginald has been named Best Trombonist by the Washington CityPaper’s annual “Jazzies” awards, among other accolades.

Come join Reginald and our terrific Third Sunday house band!  6:30-9:30 @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).

[Photo by Darwyn Dave at a 2015 jam session]

Also mark your calendars for these upcoming special guests…

  • August 26th: DeAndrey Howard (trumpet)
  • September 2nd: Jessica Boykin-Settles (voice)
  • September 9th: Irene Jalenti (voice)
  • September 16th: NO JAM (private party @ Brixton)
  • September 23rd: Shacara Rogers (voice)
  • September 30th: Frank Russo (drums)
  • …and more to come in Fall 2018 and beyond!
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This Sunday: Celebrate DC Jazz Jam’s 9-year anniversary with Latin Jazz!

originalPlease join us this Sunday for our special 9-Year Anniversary Jam Bash!

This anniversary jam will include an extra hour of jamming (6:30pm-10:30pm) and highlight LATIN JAZZ with an all-star house band of Aaron Myers (emcee/vocals), Sammy Munguia (keys), Wes Biles (bass), Todd Harrison (drums), and Kevin Lambert (congas).

Please come out and help us celebrate 9 years of jamming!  6:30pm-10:30pm upstairs @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).

Facebook event here (please RSVP and share!).

 

Sunday 8/5/18: Seth Kibel returns to the jam!

sethkibelPlease join us this Sunday as multi-WAMMIE-winning klezmer and jazz artist Seth Kibel returns as our Monthly Master host.  Seth plays clarinet, sax, and flute and has the distinction of being our very first Monthly Master jazz artist back in January 2012.  He also was the guy who first pointed out the city’s arts grant funding possibilities for the jam, so we have him to thank for being able to do the “Monthly Master Jazz Artist” series!

Come sit in with Seth and the rest of our terrific First Sunday house band.  6:30pm-9:30pm at The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

Facebook event here.

**Also save the dates for these upcoming special guests**

  • August 12th: 9-Year Anniversary Jam Bash!
  • August 19th: DeAndrey Howard (trumpet)
  • August 26th: Reginald Cyntje (trombone)
  • September 2nd: Jessica Boykin-Settles (voice)
  • September 9th: Irene Jalenti (voice)
  • September 16th: Rochelle Rice (voice)
  • Plus many more artist in 2018 available on our calendar page…!

[Photo courtesy of Seth’s website]

Sunday 7/29/18: Drummer Lenny Robinson returns to the jam!

LennyRPlease join the DC Jazz Jam this weekend as Monthly Master jazz artist Lenny Robinson returns on drums for a special Fifth Sunday jam.  Lenny has hosted the jam before, and also served as the heartbeat of our all-star house band for anniversary jam sessions.  Among other accolades, the Washington CityPaper has named Lenny “Best Drummer” in its annual “Jazzies” awards.

Come join Lenny and the rest of our special Fifth Sunday house band — including guitarist Adam Fluger, bassist Ed Hrybyk, and keyboardist Chris Stiles joining the house band for the first time.  No cover!  6:30pm-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).

Facebook event here.

**Also save the dates for these upcoming special guests**

  • August 5th: Seth Kibel (clarinet, sax)
  • August 12th: 9-Year Anniversary Jam Bash!
  • August 19th: Reginald Cyntje (trombone)
  • August 26th: DeAndrey Howard (trumpet)
  • Plus many more artist in 2018 available on our calendar page…!

[Photo of Lenny by Darwyn Dave at our 5-year anniversary jam in 2014]

Sunday 7/22/18: Guitarist Pete Muldoon returns to the jam!

petemuldoonPlease come out this Sunday as guitarist Pete Muldoon returns to headline the house band!  Among other accolades, Pete has been named the Best Guitarist by the Washington City Paper in their Jazzies awards and was a winner of the guitar “cuttin’ contest” at the Capitol Hill Jazz Jam.

Sit in with Pete and the rest of our terrific Fourth Sunday house band.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

Facebook event here.

**Also save the dates for these upcoming special guests**

  • July 29th: Lenny Robinson (drums)
  • August 5th: Seth Kibel (clarinet, sax)
  • August 12th: 9-Year Anniversary Jam Bash!
  • Plus many more artist in 2018 available on our calendar page…!

[Photo by Darwyn Dave at a prior jam]