This week: Trumpeter Kevin Cordt , alto sax player Carl Grubbs, and more
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Antonio Parker, Min Xiao-Fen interpreting Thelonious Monk on a pipa, and more.
The list of happening jam sessions in our town keeps growing.
Akua Allrich and the Washington Women in Jazz Festival are back.
Saturday, May 3
Look, everyone knows about the Funk Parade at this point, right? It's a daylong outdoor fair and festival on U Street that's assumed such proportion that, frankly, the titular parade seems to be one of the smallest parts. And while, yes, funk is the dominant motif of the day, there'll be plenty of [...]
Friday, Oct. 26
When the late Dr. Billy Taylor was the Kennedy Center's Artistic Adviser for Jazz, you'd see him cross the institution's stages occasionally—primarily as a guest in other artists' sets, and increasingly less as he got older. The new artistic adviser, Jason Moran, is considerably younger and more energetic (his fresh perspective helped him land [...]