Sunday 1/26/20: Special “DC Jazz Collective” house band

herbscott2Please join us this Sunday (1/26/20) as a special house band of the DC Jazz Collective serves as the house band for the jam session before traveling to Bangkok to participate in the Thailand International Jazz Conference.  The band will be Herb Scott (sax), Amy Bormet (keys), Ethan Foote (bass), and Will Stephens (drums).

Come sit in with our special house band.  6:30-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

Facebook event here.

**Also save the dates for these upcoming jam sessions:**

  • Feb. 9th:  Reginald Cyntje (trombone)
  • Many more featured artists in 2020, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 1/19/20: Victor Provost returns on steel pan!

provostPlease join us this Sunday (1/19/20) as long-time friend of the jam Victor Provost helps is kick off the new decade by returning as our 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 Third Sunday house band.

No cover!  All musicians and appreciators welcome.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).

Facebook event here.

[Photo from Victor’s website]

**Also save the dates for these upcoming jam sessions:**

  • Jan. 26th: DC Jazz Collective
  • Feb 2nd: NO JAM (Super Bowl)
  • Feb. 9th: Reginald Cyntje (trombone)
  • Plus many more featured artists in 2020, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 1/12/20: Violinist Nataly Merezhuk joins the jam!

NatalyPlease join us this Sunday (1/12/20) as violinst Nataly Merezhuk joins the DC Jazz Jam as guest host for the first time.  Nataly is currently serving as an artist-in-residence at the Strathmore and is an accomplished classical musicians, in addition to playing other genres.

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

Facebook event here.

[Photo from Nataly’s website]

**Also save the dates for these upcoming jam sessions:**

  • Jan. 19th: Victor Provost (steel pan)
  • Jan. 26th: DC Jazz Collective
  • Feb 2nd: NO JAM (Super Bowl)
  • Feb. 9th: Reginald Cyntje (trombone)
  • Many more featured artists in 2020, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 1/5/20: Accordionist Simone Baron kicks off DC Jazz Jam’s new year!

Simone BaronPlease join us this Sunday (1/5/20) as accordionist Simone Baron joins the DC Jazz Jam as guest host for the first time.  Simone has been a regular at the jam for years and is known for her multi-genre work on both accordion and piano.

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

Facebook event here.

[Photo by Darwyn Dave at a prior jam session]

**Also save the dates for these upcoming jam sessions:**

  • Jan. 12th: Nataly Merezhuk (violin)
  • Jan. 19th: Victor Provost (steel pan)
  • Jan. 26th: DC Jazz Collective
  • Feb 2nd: NO JAM (Super Bowl)
  • Feb. 9th: Reginald Cyntje (trombone)
  • Many more featured artists in 2020, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 12/29/19: Imani-Grace Cooper closes out our December #VocalLounge

ImaniGraceCooperPlease join us this Sunday (12/29/19) as we wrap up 2019 and our December #JazzLounge series with outstanding vocalist Imani-Grace Cooper and a special Fifth Sunday house band of Hope Udobi (keys), Alex Martin (guitar), Mike Graham (bass), and Eric Tapper (drums).  Imani-Grace first sang with the jam during one of our early collaborations with the Washington Women in Jazz Festival and has come back to the jam as a guest host several times since then.

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

Facebook event here.

[Photo by Darwyn Dave at a prior jam session]

**Also save the dates for these upcoming jam sessions:**

  • Many more featured artists in 2020, available on our website’s calendar page!