Posts Tagged ‘U Street Jazz Jam’

This DC Jazz Festival Weekend, Remember the Jam Sessions

In town tonight are clarinetist Paquito D'Rivera and his ensemble, pianist Marc Cary, rock- and hip-hop-inflected quartet Butcher Brown, legendary drummer Ginger Baker, and saxophonists Braxton Cook and David Sanchez among many, many others. How do you choose?
Here's one possible solution: Pick one at random and head out to Bohemian Caverns afterward to see how many of the [...]

U Street Jazz Jam Moves to Climax Sports Bar, at Least for Now

Last summer, diplomat-cum-jazz impresario Jeff Stacey began producing the U Street Jazz Jam, a weekly late-night jam session on Fridays at U Street NW's Ulah Bistro. It continues to this day, and will keep going—but not at Ulah Bistro.
Stacey says that business differences have forced a move for the U Street Jazz Jam. Tonight, led [...]