Sunday 6/30/19: Guitarist Pete Muldoon headlines special Fifth Sunday jam session!

petemuldoonPlease come out this Sunday (6/30/19) as guitarist Pete Muldoon returns to headline a special Fifth Sunday house band!  Among other accolades, Pete has been named the Best Guitarist by the Washington City Paper in their Jazzies awards and was an early winner of the guitar “cuttin’ contests” at the Capitol Hill Jazz Jam at Mr. Henry’s.

Sit in with Pete and the rest of our terrific Fifth Sunday house band, including Jack Kilby on drums, Chris Stiles on keys, and Mikel Combs on bass.  6:30pm-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:**

  • 7/7/19: Matthew Niess (trombone)
  • 7/14/19: Joe Herrera (trumpet)
  • 7/21/19: Jen Krupa (trombone)
  • 7/28/19: Thad Wilson (trumpet)
  • Plus many more featured artists later in 2019, available on our website’s calendar page!
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Sunday 6/23/19: Trumpeter Donvonte McCoy returns to the jam as part of our #BadassBrass summer!

DonvontePlease come out to the jam this Sunday (6/23/19) with special guest trumpeter Donvonte McCoy returning to lead the jam as part of our #BadassBrass summer!  Donvonte has been called the Best Trumpet by the Washington CityPaper’s annual “Jazzies,” among many other accolades.

Come out and join Donvonte and the rest of our terrific Fourth Sunday house band.  6:30-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

Facebook event link here.

[Photo by Darwyn Dave at a prior session]

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

  • 6/30/19: Pete Muldoon (guitar)
  • 7/7/19: Matthew Niess (trombone)
  • 7/14/19: Joe Herrera (trumpet)
  • 7/21/19: Jen Krupa (trombone)
  • 7/28/19: Thad Wilson (trumpet)
  • 8/4/19: Reginald Cyntje (trombone)
  • 8/11/19: 10-year anniversary jam!
  • Plus many more featured artists later in 2019, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday: 6/16/19: “Jazz in the Hoods” jam for national Juneteenth kickoff w/Lionel Lyles and Herman Burney

Juneteenth ImagePlease join us this Sunday (6/16/19) for our jam kicking off the national “Juneteenth” celebrations in DC (coordinated with the National Juneteenth Observance Foundation), and is also our second and final jam that is part of the DC Jazz Festival‘s “Jazz in the Hoods” series.  dcjf 15 LOGO

Distinguished bassist Herman Burney and sax powerhouse Lionel Lyles will be our joint special guests for the evening.  Come sit in with Herman, Lionel, and the rest of our terrific Third Sunday house band.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

Facebook event link here.

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

  • 6/23/19: Donvonte McCoy (trumpet)
  • 6/30/19: Pete Muldoon (guitar)
  • 7/7/19: Matthew Niess (trombone)
  • 7/14/19: Joe Herrera (trumpet)
  • 7/21/19: Jen Krupa (trombone)
  • 7/28/19: Thad Wilson (trumpet)
  • Plus many more featured artists later in 2019, available on our website’s calendar page!

 

 

Sunday 6/9/2019: Trumpeter John “JS” Williams returns to the jam!

JSW_001Please join us this Sunday (6/9/19) as trumpeter John “JS” Williams returns to the jam to host the first jam session that is part of the DC Jazz Festival’s “Jazz in the Hoods” series this year!  JS served as one of our “Young Lions” guests several years ago, and has since been named the Best Trumpet in the area by the likes of the City Paper Jazzies, among many other accolades.

Come sit in with JS and our outstanding Second Sunday house band, including guest pianist Sammy Munguia!  All musicians and appreciators welcome.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

Facebook event link here.

[Photo by Darwyn Dave]

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

  • 6/16/19: National Juneteenth celebration kick-off jam w/Lionel Lyles (sax) and Herman Burney (bass) – part of the DC Jazz Festival’s “Jazz in the Hoods” series
  • 6/23/19: Donvonte McCoy (trumpet)
  • 6/30/19: Pete Muldoon (guitar)
  • Plus many more featured artists later in 2019, available on our website’s calendar page!

Sunday 6/2/19: Tribute to Fred Foss w/Elijah Balbed

10506732_10152291436052285_2115087731968413811_oPlease join us this Sunday (6/2/19) as we pay tribute to the late Fred Foss, who was a jam regular, a frequent Monthly Master guest artist, and a long-time DC jazz player and educator, having taught or mentored many players in the DC community.  Our special guest host for the evening will be Fred’s good friend and saxophone compatriot Elijah Balbed.

We will also be doing a collection for the Foss family to help with funerary and other expenses.  The microphone will be open if anyone would like to share thoughts about Fred, as well.

Come sit in with Elijah and our outstanding First Sunday house band as we pay tribute to Fred!  All musicians and appreciators welcome.  6:30pm-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

Facebook event link here.

[Photo by Darwyn Dave at a prior jam]

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

  • 6/9/19: John “JS” Williams (trumpet) – part of the DC Jazz Festival’s “Jazz in the Hoods” series
  • 6/16/19: National Juneteenth celebration kick-off jam w/Lionel Lyles (sax) and Herman Burney (bass) – part of the DC Jazz Festival’s “Jazz in the Hoods” series
  • Plus many more featured artists later in 2019, available on our website’s calendar page!