Sunday 9/4/16: Bassist Michael Bowie joins the jam!

Mike-Bowie-PicturePlease join us this Sunday as bassist Michael Bowie headlines the jam for the first time.  Michael has been named the area’s best bassist by the CityPaper in their annual “Jazzies” and has played with the likes of Sarah Vaughan and Abbey Lincoln, among many others, and has been a jazz educator in DC for decades.

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

Also mark your calendars for these upcoming special guests…

  • September 11th: Kenny Rittenhouse (trumpet)
  • September 18th: Fred Foss (sax)
  • September 25th: Leigh Pilzer (sax)
  • October 2nd: Seth Kibel (sax/clarinet)
  • October 9th: Harold Summey (drums)

8/28/16: Pianist Harry Appelman returns to the jam!

Harry_AppelmanPlease join us for the last jam session in August as pianist and jazz educator Harry Appelman returns to the jam.  Come sit in with Harry and the rest of our terrific Fourth Sunday house band!

No cover!  6:30-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).

Also mark you calendars for these upcoming special guests…

  • September 4th: Michael Bowie (bass)
  • September 11th: Kenny Rittenhouse (trumpet)
  • September 18th: Fred Foss (sax)
  • September 25th: Leigh Pilzer (sax)
  • October 2nd: Seth Kibel (sax/clarinet)

Sunday 8/21/16: Susan Jones joins the jam on violin!

SusanJonesPlease join us this Sunday as violinist Susan Jones steps in as our Monthly Master Jazz Artist!  Susan brings her multi-genre background in jazz, classical, Latin, and klezmer to kick off the first Sunday of our 8th year of jamming on U Street.

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

Also mark you calendars for these upcoming special guests…

  • August 28th: Harry Appelman (keys)
  • September 4th: Michael Bowie (bass)
  • September 11th: Kenny Rittenhouse (trumpet)
  • September 18th: Fred Foss (sax)
  • September 25th: Leigh Pilzer (sax)

Sunday 8/14/16: Our 7-Year Anniversary Jam Celebration!

originalPlease join us this Sunday (8/14/16) in celebrating a lucky SEVEN YEARS of jamming on U Street!
 
Featuring…
  • an extra hour of jamming (6:30-10:30pm);
  • give-aways;
  • an all-star anniversary house band;
  • and more!
Our special anniversary house band includes Emcee/Vocalist Aaron Myers, along with the winners of the “Cuttin’ Contests” from the Capitol Hill Jazz Jam at Mr. Henry’s — including Pete Muldoon (guitar), David Bamber (bass), and Abinnet Berhanu (drums) — and finally Baltimore’s Justin Taylor (keys) rounding out the rhythm section.

Sunday 8/7/16: DeAndrey Howard returns to the jam on trumpet!

DeAndreyHoward3Come join us this Sunday (8/7/16) as long-time DC jazz fixture DeAndrey Howard returns to the jam as our Monthly Master jazz artist! Among many other achievements, DeAndrey is the founder of the popular Jazz & Cultural Society club in NE DC.
 
Come sit in with DeAndrey and our terrific First Sunday house band. No cover!  6:30-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).
***Also… SAVE THE DATE for our 7-year anniversary jam session celebration next Sunday, August 14th!***
[Photo by Darwyn Dave at a 2015 jam session]