Aaron Myers celebrates his birthday at Mr. Henry's.
Posts Tagged ‘Herman Burney’
Hear a saxophonist whose tone is the stout beer of jazz and take the tykes to an "instrument petting zoo."
Reginald Cyntje at Jazz Night in Southwest, the Makanda Project at Michigan Park Christian Church, and more.
See MacArthur genius Vijay Iyer play live at Sixth & I
A tribute to a great jazz mentor and a steady bandleading gig for Joe Brotherton
The Jazz and Freedom Festival connects the dots between jazz and social justice activism.
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.
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."
Free jazz shows, now with kids music!
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 [...]