8/20/17: Violinist Matvei Sigalov joins the jam!

MatveiSmallerPlease come out this Sunday as violinist Matvei Sigalov joins us for the first time as our Monthly Master jazz artist!  Come sit in with Matvei and the rest of our terrific Third Sunday house band.  6:30-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

[Photo courtesy of Matvei Sigalov]

Also, save the date for these future jam sessions:

  • 8/27/17: Tim Murphy (piano)
  • 9/3/17: George V. Johnson Jr. (voice)
  • 9/10/17: Brent Birckhead (sax)
  • 9/17/17: Fred Foss (sax)
  • 9/24/17: Akua Allrich (voice)
  • October 2017: Dizzy Gillespie Centenary Tribute all month, feat. 5 amazing trumpet players
  • November 2017: Thelonious Monk Centenary Tribute all month
  • Plus many more featured artists the rest of 2017, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 8/13/17: 8-year anniversary jam!

originalPlease join us Sunday (8/13/17) in celebrating EIGHT YEARS of jamming on U Street!
Featuring…
  • an extra hour of jamming (6:30pm-10:30pm);
  • an all-star house band of terrific young players;
  • and more!
Join Emcee/Vocalist Aaron Myers, along with what we are calling the “Next Generation Jazz” house band — all recent college grads or current college students — including Erol Danon (keys), Elijah Cole (guitar), Steve Arnold (bass), and Julian Berkowitz (drums).

6:30pm-10:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW), on the second floor.  No cover!

Also, save the date for these future jam sessions:

  • 8/20/17: Matvei Sigalov (violin)
  • 8/27/17: Tim Murphy (keys)
  • 9/3/17: George V. Johnson (voice)
  • 9/10/17: Brent Birckhead (sax)
  • 9/17/17: Fred Foss (sax)
  • 9/24/17: Akua Allrich (voice)
  • October 2017: Dizzy Gillespie Centenary Tribute feat. amazing trumpet players
  • November 2017: Thelonious Monk Centenary Tribute!
  • Plus many more featured artists the rest of 2017, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 8/6/17: DeAndrey Howard returns to the jam on trumpet!

DeAndreyHoward3Come join us this Sunday (8/6/17) 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 these upcoming jam sessions:
  • 8/13/17: 8-year Anniversary Jam Bash!
  • 8/20/17: Matvei Sigalov (violin)
  • Plus many more featured artists all through Fall 2017, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 7/30/17: Drummer Kelton Norris headlines a special Fifth Sunday jam!

Kelton-NorrisThis Sunday, please join us as drummer Kelton Norris joins the jam as our special guest artist, leading a special Fifth Sunday house band rhythm section of Kris Monson (bass), Adam Fluger (guitar), and Hope Udobi (keys).  The Washington CityPaper named Kelton “Best Drummer” in their most recent annual “Jazzies.”

Come beat the sweltering DC summer heat with Kelton and the rest of this terrific Fifth Sunday house band.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW), on the second floor.  No cover!

[Photo courtesy of Kelton Norris]

Also, save the date for these upcoming jam sessions:

  • 8/6/17: DeAndrey Howard (trumpet)
  • 8/13/17: 8-year Anniversary Jam Celebration!
  • 8/20/17: Matvei Sigalov (violin)
  • 8/27/17: Tim Murphy (keys)
  • 9/3/17: George V. Johnson (voice)
  • 9/10/17: Brent Birckhead (sax)
  • 9/17/17: Fred Foss (sax)
  • 9/24/17: Akua Allrich (voice)
  • October 2017: Dizzy Gillespie Centenary Tribute feat. amazing trumpet players
  • November 2017: Thelonious Monk Centenary Tribute!
  • Plus many more featured artists the rest of 2017, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 7/23/17: Sax-man Marshall Keys returns to the jam!

MarshallKeysThis Sunday, please join us as saxophonist Marshall Keys returns to the jam as our special Monthly Master jazz artist.  The Washington CityPaper has named Marshall as a “Best Sax” several different years in their annual “Jazzies” — including three times for alto, and once for soprano!

Come join Marshall and the rest of our terrific Fourth Sunday house band, including bassist Percy White rejoining the house band as a regular member.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW), on the second floor.  No cover!

[Photo courtesy of marshallkeys.com]

Also, save the date for these future jam sessions:

  • 7/30/17: Kelton Norris (drums)
  • 8/6/17: DeAndrey Howard (trumpet)
  • 8/13/17: 8-year Anniversary Jam Celebration!
  • 8/20/17: Matvei Sigalov (violin)
  • 8/27/17: Tim Murphy (keys)
  • 9/3/17: George V. Johnson (voice)
  • 9/10/17: Brent Birckhead (sax)
  • 9/17/17: Fred Foss (sax)
  • 9/24/17: Akua Allrich (voice)
  • October 2017: Dizzy Gillespie Centenary Tribute feat. amazing trumpet players
  • November 2017: Thelonious Monk Centenary Tribute!
  • Plus many more featured artists the rest of 2017, available on our website’s calendar page!