Author Archive for Michael J. West

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.

All the Swingin’ Ladies: Jazz Setlist, March 5-11

Akua Allrich and the Washington Women in Jazz Festival are back.

An Embarrassment of Riches: Jazz Setlist, Feb. 26-March 4

This is an uncommonly good week for jazz, especially over the weekend.

Sunday Double Decker: Jazz Setlist, Feb. 19-25

Kahil El'Zabar's Ethnic Heritage Ensemble is enough to constitute a full-on and fervent spiritual experience.

Pop-up Lounge: Jazz Setlist, Feb. 12-18

See our 2014 jazz artist of the year at a temporary venue in Logan Circle.

Dwayne Adell: Jazz Setlist, Feb. 5-11

Adell can't read a single note of music, but he's an astounding piano prodigy.

Byardistry: Jazz Setlist, Jan. 29 – Feb. 4

A tribute to a great jazz mentor and a steady bandleading gig for Joe Brotherton

Happy Birthday Ted: Jazz Setlist, Jan. 22-28

Celebrate legendary local saxophonist Ted Efantis' 85th birthday at Bohemian Caverns.

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