Author Archive for Michael J. West

At Bohemian Caverns, An Impressive Performance by Trumpeter DeAndre Shaifer

Backed by pianist Allyn Johnson, bassist Steve Novosel, and drummer John Lamkin, Shaifer shines at Bohemian Caverns.

Jazz Setlist, Nov. 19-25: Closed for Thanksgiving

Even jazz musicians take a break for the holidays.

Jazz Setlist, Nov. 12-18

This week: Trumpeter Kevin Cordt , alto sax player Carl Grubbs, and more

Jazz Setlist, Nov. 5-11: All Over the Place

The Thad Wilson Jazz Orchestra, Mary Halvorson, and more in jazz this week!

Jazz Setlist, Oct. 29-Nov. 4: The Old and the New

Fred Foss! A Willis Conover birthday celebration! And much more!

Jazz Setlist, Oct. 22-28: Christie Plays Sarah

Christian McBride! Donald Harrison! All the jazz to check out this weekend!

Jazz Setlist, October 15-21: All Hail Pharoah

Thad Wilson, Joanne Brackeen, and more in this week's jazz roundup.

Three D.C.-Area Jazz Vocalists In the Monk Competition Semifinal

Three local singers make D.C. proud in the prestigious competition.

Women Aloud: Jazz Setlist, Oct. 9-14

Shannon Gunn and the Bullettes and more of the weeks' jazz offerings.

Jazz Setlist, Oct. 1-7

Antonio Parker, Min Xiao-Fen interpreting Thelonious Monk on a pipa, and more.