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

September 6, 2019

CarrKeys(Happy Birthday Paul Carr)
Paul Carr, sax
Marshall Keys, alto sax
Allyn Johnson, piano
Michael Bowie, bass
Quincy Phillips, drums 

October 4, 2019

Davy & Esther
Davy Yarborough, sax

Esther Williams, vocals

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

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.

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. 

September 13, 2019

Lavenia Nesmith Jazz
Lavenia Nesmith, vocals
Thad Wilson, trumpet
Eric Byrd, piano
James King, bass

Lenny Robinson, drums

September 20, 2019

Home-Grown Experience
Todd Ledbetter, sax
Paul Bailey, trumpet
Deante Childers, piano          
Herm Burney, bass

Greg Holloway, 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

September 27, 2019

Perky Down the Parkway
Dred “Perky” Scott, vocals
Greg Hatza, organ
Bennie Russell, sax
Brian Kooken, guitar 
Robert Shahid, drums

September 28, 2019 (Saturday)

18th Annual Jazz

  Preservation Festival
Come enjoy a full day of great jazz on our outside grounds.  A different set of musicians every hour, art exhibits, vendor sales, health screenings and information.  Food served all day.  Admission is free.  No rain date; inclement weather takes all activities indoors.

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