Posts Tagged ‘Nasar Abadey’

Jazz Setlist, April 7-13: Friday Doubleheader

Ramsey Lewis, Sharón Clark, and more jazz shows to catch this weekend.

Jazz Setlist, Jan.14-20: Sunday, Sunday

The Jazz and Freedom Festival, Jazzmeia Horn, and more.

The Jazzies: D.C.’s Best Jazz in 2015

The best in local jazz in 2015.

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

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

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

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

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.

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."

The City’s Best Saxophonist: Jazz Setlist, Oct. 2-8

A musical tribute to the late spiritual fathers of D.C. rhythm, Keter Betts and Harold Mann

Washington Renaissance Orchestra’s “In the Tradition” was a Triumph of Passion and Craft

When I called In the Tradition, Friday night's Washington Renaissance Orchestra concert at the Lincoln Theatre, "the D.C. jazz occasion of the year," I wasn't being hyperbolic. The show was magisterial, an emotional powerhouse built with superlative work from 17 of the best musicians the District has to offer. It was a complete triumph.
Though the concert was organized and led by drummer [...]

Jazz Setlist, June 19-23: Pre-DC Jazz Festival Weekend

This edition of Setlist stops before next Tuesday, when the DC Jazz Festival begins. Arts Desk will provide extensive coverage of the festival—the build-up weekend, though, is also a particularly good time to get out and see some jazz. Here are three good examples.
Friday, June 20
Festival aside, Friday night is perhaps the D.C. jazz occasion of [...]

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