*RE-SCHEDULED* Sunday 9/10/17: Vocalist George V. Johnson Jr. leads the jam!

GVJ-small**RE-SCHEDULED** Please come out this Sunday as Vocalist George V. Johnson Jr. joins us for the first time as our Monthly Master jazz artist.  Among other accolades, George has been named “Best Vocalist” by the Washington CityPaper’s annual “Jazzies.”

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

[Photo courtesy of georgevjohnsonjr.com]

Also, save the date for these future jam sessions:

  • 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!
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Tonight (9/3/17): Donvonte McCoy leading the jam!

Donvonte1Please come out to the jam TONIGHT (9/3/17) with special guest artist Donvonte McCoy returning to lead the jam on trumpet!  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 First Sunday house band.  6:30-9:30pm @ The Brixton (901 U Street NW).  No cover!

***Note that George V. Johnson Jr. will be hosting next Sunday’s jam on September 10th.***

Sunday 8/27/17: Pianist Tim Murphy joins the jam!

Timothy_MurphyPlease come out this Sunday as pianist Tim Murphy joins us for the first time as our Monthly Master jazz artist.  Tim teaches jazz at both the Peabody Conservatory and Towson and also hosts the Morning Jazz Show on the radio in Baltimore!

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

[Photo courtesy of Peabody Conservatory]

Also, save the date for these future jam sessions:

  • 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!

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!