Building Rhythm Together for Christ's Love

Doors open at 5pm. Admission $5. Dinner served by Southwest Catering from 5:30 - 8pm    (Visa, Mastercard, Cash accepted)

August 2, 2019

Thad Wilson Big Band
Thad Wilson, trumpet, vocals
Antonio Parker, sax
Brian Settles, tenor sax
Joe Brotherton, trumpet
Reginald Cyntje, trombone
Dupor Georges, trombone
Jordon Williams, piano
Michael Bowie, bass
Lenny Robinson, drums

A Weekly, Straight-Ahead Jazz Experience Every Friday from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

August 9, 2019

Ben Sands, SW Favorite Son

"This is My Story"
Ben Sands, sax, flute

David Cole, guitar, vocals
Janelle Gill, piano
Wes Biles, bass
Lorenzo Sands, bass

Greg Holloway, drums
Frank Guy, harp
Andre Richardson, percussion
Romero Watt, percussion
Benjamin Sands, III, spoken word

August 31, 2019  1-3pm

Jelly Roll Morton:

     Jazz’s First Arranger

Presented by Rob Bamberger

This is a free event:  light lunch, door prizes, great conversation included.

For a full description see the THINKING ABOUT JAZZ page.

August 16, 2019

Tribute to Shirley Horn
Coniece Washington, vocals
Thad Wilson, trumpet
William Knowles, piano
Wes Biles, bass
Nick Costa, drums       
Applejack Freeman, congas
Seth Washington, poetry

July 26, 2019

Alison Crockett Swings
Alison Crockett, vocals
Herb Scott, sax
Chris Grasso, piano
Tommy Cecil, bass
Lee Pearson, drums 

Jazz Calendar

Jazz Night in D.C. on Fridays presents some of the area's finest jazz musicians in a lively presentation of classical, straight-ahead jazz. 

July 19, 2019

Male Storytellers & Crooners
James Zimmerman, vocals
Ben Sands, sax
Lee Edgecomb, guitar
Aaron Graves, piano
Herm Burney, bass
Nasar Abadey, drums

August 30, 2019

Tribute to Jelly Roll Morton
Mark Meadows, piano
Brent Birckhead, sax
Romier Mendez, bass
C.V. Dashiell, drums
DeWitte Fleming, tap dance
Kanysha Williams, vocals

August 23, 2019

Jerry Gordon Birthday Tribute
Rick Whitehead, guitar
David Cole, guitar
Charles Carlton, guitar
Emory Diggs, bass

Johnny Jones, drums