Author Archive for Michael J. West

Jazz Setlist, May 14-20

Reginald Cyntje at Jazz Night in Southwest, the Makanda Project at Michigan Park Christian Church, and more.

Jazz Setlist, May 8-13

A virtuosic trombonist and a shamefully under-praised D.C. pianist

International Jazz Day: Jazz Setlist, April 30-May 6

A focus on local acts for a fraught, trying week in our nation and region.

The Jazz and Cultural Society Will Open in Brookland Tomorrow

"There's a lot of old cats who are still cookin', but this city has forgotten about them. And one thing in jazz is, you can't forget about the people who came before you."

Living Legends: Jazz Setlist, April 23-29

Hear big-band music from local universities and see Andrew White perform A Love Supreme.

Thursday Twofer: Jazz Setlist, April 16-22

See MacArthur genius Vijay Iyer play live at Sixth & I

Chicago in the House: Jazz Setlist, April 9-15

A stoned jazz freakout and a 50-year-old hit, "The In Crowd," come to D.C.

Jazz Appreciation Month Begins! Jazz Setlist, April 2–8

The U Street Jazz Jam rises again and Jeremy Pelt returns to town.

A Tribute to Billie Holiday: Jazz Setlist, March 19-25

A beast of the saxophone and some quirky fun in jazz this weekend

Loads of Locals: Jazz Setlist, March 13-19

The list of happening jam sessions in our town keeps growing.

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