Posts Tagged ‘Herman Burney’

It’s About the Venues: Jazz Setlist, July 23-29

Aaron Myers celebrates his birthday at Mr. Henry's.

DC Jazz Festival Eve: Jazz Setlist, June 4-9

Hear a saxophonist whose tone is the stout beer of jazz and take the tykes to an "instrument petting zoo."

Jazz Setlist, May 14-20

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

Thursday Twofer: Jazz Setlist, April 16-22

See MacArthur genius Vijay Iyer play live at Sixth & I

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

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

The Return of the Gig on the Hill: Jazz Setlist, Jan. 16-21

The Jazz and Freedom Festival connects the dots between jazz and social justice activism.

The Jazzies: D.C.’s Best Jazz in 2014

Not everything was hunky-dory, with the (temporary) loss of HR-57 and the (perhaps permanent) loss of the U Street Jazz Jam, but there was a hell of a lot of good music.

Revolution Revisited: Jazz Setlist, Oct. 23-29

Luke Stewart—bassist, CapitalBopper, and talent booker at the Union Arts loft—has organized a 50th anniversary celebration of what's been called "arguably the most seminal jazz concert series ever held."

On the Lawn in Petworth: Jazz Setlist, August 28-September 3

Free jazz shows, now with kids music!

Jazz Setlist, July 24-30: U Street’s Hopping

Thursday, July 24
If you haven't heard Lyle Link on saxophone before, brace yourself. The image that his sound calls to mind is that of a scimitar: strong, elegant, full of opulent curves—and ready to run through your gut in a second. It's simply a sound like no other, and Link carries it with him across [...]