Sunday 12/17/17: Fred Foss returns to the jam on sax!

Please join us this Sunday as the unofficial “dean” of DC sax players Fred Foss returns to lead the jam this Sunday as our Monthly Master jazz artist!

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

HAPPY HOLIDAYS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL from DC JAZZ JAM!  We will see you again on January 7th with Brent Birckhead.  (No jam on the 24th or 31st.)

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Sunday 12/10/17: Victor Provost returns to the jam on steel pan!

provostPlease join us this Sunday as long-time 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 Second Sunday house band, including guest pianist Jordan Williams and guest drummer Michael Nourafshan.

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

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

  • 12/17/17: Fred Foss (sax)
  • Plus many more featured artists in 2018 and onward, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 12/3/17: Sax-man Antonio Parker returns to the jam!

AntonioParker2This Sunday (12/3/17), come out to the jam to hear Monthly Master jazz saxophonist Antonio Parker, returning to the jam as our special guest.  Among other accolades, Antonio was named by the Washington City Paper “Jazzies” as having the best jazz recording in 2012 and as the best alto sax player in 2014.

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

Come sit in with Antonio and the rest of our terrific First Sunday house band!

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

  • 12/10/17: Victor Provost (steel pan)
  • 12/17/17: Fred Foss (sax)
  • Plus many more featured artists in 2018 and onward, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 11/26/17: Bassist Michael Bowie concludes our “MONKth of November”

Mike-Bowie-PicturePlease join us this Sunday as bassist Michael Bowie headlines the jam for the second time, concluding our “MONKth of November” tribute to Thelonious Monk’s 100th birthday.  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 Fourth Sunday house band.  No cover!  6:30-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW)

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

  • 12/3/17: Antonio Parker (sax)
  • 12/10/17: Victor Provost (steel pan)
  • 12/17/17: Fred Foss (sax)
  • Plus many more featured artists in 2018 and onward, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 11/19/17: Vocalist W. Allen Taylor continues our “MONKth of November”

1455747165_W.Allen.Taylor.Jazzgig.PhotoCome join the jam this Sunday as Monthly Master jazz artist and vocalist W. Allen Taylor headlines the session for the first time, for week 3 of the “MONKth of November,” our month-long tribute to Thelonious Monk to celebrate his 100th birthday.  W. Allen is a singer, actor, playwright, and all-around man of many talents.  Come enjoy a rare chance to hear Monk tunes with lyrics!

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

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

  • Final “MONKth of November” jam w/bassist Michael Bowie (11/26/17)
  • 12/3/17: Antonio Parker (sax)
  • 12/10/17: Victor Provost (steel pan)
  • 12/17/17: Fred Foss (sax)
  • Plus many more featured artists in 2018 and onward, available on our website’s calendar page!