Blues Alley

1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington,  DC 20007

Phone: (202) 337-4141

Events

  • Nicole Henry (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/22/2017

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    "Nicole Henry combines amazing beauty with blissful talent Nicole Henry""s Embraceable is an impressive artistic statement of an astonishing vocal talent. This lady...

  • Nicole Henry (Jazz Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/22/2017

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    "Nicole Henry combines amazing beauty with blissful talent Nicole Henry""s Embraceable is an impressive artistic statement of an astonishing vocal talent. This lady...

  • Pat Martino Organ Trio (Guitar)
    08:00 PM - 06/23/2017

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    When the anesthesia wore off, Pat Martino looked up hazily at his parents and his doctors. and tried to piece together any memory of his life. One of the greatest...

  • Pat Martino Organ Trio (Guitar)
    10:00 PM - 06/23/2017

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    When the anesthesia wore off, Pat Martino looked up hazily at his parents and his doctors. and tried to piece together any memory of his life. One of the greatest...

  • Pat Matino Organ Trio (Guitar)
    08:00 PM - 06/24/2017

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    When the anesthesia wore off, Pat Martino looked up hazily at his parents and his doctors. and tried to piece together any memory of his life. One of the greatest...

  • Pat Matino Organ Trio (Guitar)
    10:00 PM - 06/24/2017

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    When the anesthesia wore off, Pat Martino looked up hazily at his parents and his doctors. and tried to piece together any memory of his life. One of the greatest...

  • Wyomme Pariss & Friends (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/25/2017

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    Wyomme Pariss “Wy” as her family and friends call her is a native New Yorker and the visionary and creator of a New Upcoming Stage Play “Then Sings My Soul”...

  • Wyomme Pariss & Friends (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/25/2017

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    Wyomme Pariss “Wy” as her family and friends call her is a native New Yorker and the visionary and creator of a New Upcoming Stage Play “Then Sings My Soul”...

  • Chris Potter Quartet (Sax)
    08:00 PM - 06/26/2017

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    Saxophonist Chris Potter is probably best known for his performances with Paul Motian, Dave Douglas, Kenny Werner, Dave Holland Quintet and Steely Dan. While Potter""s...

  • Chris Potter Quartet (Sax)
    10:00 PM - 06/26/2017

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    Saxophonist Chris Potter is probably best known for his performances with Paul Motian, Dave Douglas, Kenny Werner, Dave Holland Quintet and Steely Dan. While Potter""s...

  • Peter Beets Trio (Piano)
    08:00 PM - 06/27/2017

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    For one night only, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, the internationally-acclaimed Dutch jazz pianist Peter Beets makes his Blues Alley debut, accompanied by Tom Baldwin...

  • Peter Beets Trio (Piano)
    10:00 PM - 06/27/2017

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    For one night only, Tuesday, June 27, 2017, the internationally-acclaimed Dutch jazz pianist Peter Beets makes his Blues Alley debut, accompanied by Tom Baldwin...

  • Willie Jones III Quintet (Drums)
    08:00 PM - 06/28/2017

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    Jones has worked with Sonny Rollins, Ernestine Anderson, Bobby Hutcherson, Wynton Marsalis, Roy Hargrove, Cedar Walton, Frank Wess, the Dizzy Gillespie All-Star...

  • Willie Jones III Quintet (Drums)
    10:00 PM - 06/28/2017

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    Jones has worked with Sonny Rollins, Ernestine Anderson, Bobby Hutcherson, Wynton Marsalis, Roy Hargrove, Cedar Walton, Frank Wess, the Dizzy Gillespie All-Star...

  • YXplainit (Fusion)
    08:00 PM - 06/29/2017

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    As one of the music industry’s most respected musician’s Chooky has worked with a variety of national talents and professionals including Heather Headley, Macy...

  • Yxplainit (Fusion)
    10:00 PM - 06/29/2017

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    As one of the music industry’s most respected musician’s Chooky has worked with a variety of national talents and professionals including Heather Headley, Macy...

  • Carol Riddick & Friends (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/30/2017

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    Philadelphia’s best kept secret is out of the bag! Carol Riddick is releasing her solo debut album Moments Like This for all the world to hear. The sultry singer/songwriter...

  • Carol Riddick & Friends (Voclas)
    10:00 PM - 06/30/2017

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    Philadelphia’s best kept secret is out of the bag! Carol Riddick is releasing her solo debut album Moments Like This for all the world to hear. The sultry singer/songwriter...

  • Azar Lawrence Quintet (Sax)
    08:00 PM - 07/01/2017

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    Azar Lawrence grew up during an era of prolificacy and transcendence in Jazz music that, to this day, has stood the test of time. While still very young, Azar began...

  • Azar Lawrence Quintet (Sax)
    10:00 PM - 07/01/2017

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    Lawrence’s first music lessons were given to him by his mother, educator and classical pianist Ima Jean Lawrence. In high school, Azar played with the Dorsey High...

  • Azar Lawrence Quintet (Sax)
    08:00 PM - 07/02/2017

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    Azar Lawrence grew up during an era of prolificacy and transcendence in Jazz music that, to this day, has stood the test of time. While still very young, Azar began...

  • Azar Lawrence Quintet (Sax)
    10:00 PM - 07/02/2017

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    Lawrence’s first music lessons were given to him by his mother, educator and classical pianist Ima Jean Lawrence. In high school, Azar played with the Dorsey High...

  • Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra (Big Band)
    08:00 PM - 07/03/2017

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    Eric Felten is "a formidable trombonist" with a "voice smooth enough to merit Connick comparisons," writes JazzTimes. Critics have compared Eric's "singing to that...

  • Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra (Big Band)
    10:00 PM - 07/03/2017

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    Based now in Washington, DC, Eric grew up in Phoenix, Arizona, where he began studying trombone at age nine with his grandfather, a veteran of east-coast bands from...

  • Closed 4th of July
    12:00 AM - 07/04/2017

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  • The 512 Experience (Jazz/Soul/R&B)
    08:00 PM - 07/05/2017

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    The 5-1-2 Experience is a tantalizing R&B/Neo-Soul band from the DMV (DC, MD, VA). Their sound is inspired by the sexy and soulful music greats of the past and present. The...

  • The 512 Experience (Jazz/Soul/R&B)
    10:00 PM - 07/05/2017

    At Blues Alley

    The 5-1-2 Experience is a tantalizing R&B/Neo-Soul band from the DMV (DC, MD, VA). Their sound is inspired by the sexy and soulful music greats of the past and present. The...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/06/2017

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    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    10:00 PM - 07/06/2017

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    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/07/2017

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    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    10:00 PM - 07/07/2017

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    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/08/2017

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    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    10:00 PM - 07/08/2017

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    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/09/2017

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    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    10:00 PM - 07/09/2017

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    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • Robert Mwamba "Coastin" (Guitar)
    08:00 PM - 07/10/2017

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    Zambian born guitarist - Robert Mwamba clearly comes out of the great Jazz guitar tradition of Wes Montgomery, George Benson, Pat Martino, Rodney Jones and others....

  • Robert Mwambo "Coastin" (Guitar)
    10:00 PM - 07/10/2017

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    Zambian born guitarist - Robert Mwamba clearly comes out of the great Jazz guitar tradition of Wes Montgomery, George Benson, Pat Martino, Rodney Jones and others....

  • Lila Hood (Violin)
    08:00 PM - 07/11/2017

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    Lila Hood is a captivating performer and recording artist. Now residing in Los Angeles, the Memphis native is a seasoned, professional multi-instrumentalist whose...

  • Lila Hood (Violin)
    10:00 PM - 07/11/2017

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    Lila Hood is a captivating performer and recording artist. Now residing in Los Angeles, the Memphis native is a seasoned, professional multi-instrumentalist whose...

  • Jay Williams "Just Because" (Drums)
    08:00 PM - 07/12/2017

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    Jay started playing drums at the tender age of 3 alongside his dad the late Judge Williams, Sr. who was a phenomenal organist in the Washington D.C. area. Playing...

  • Jay Williams "Just Because" (Drums)
    10:00 PM - 07/12/2017

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    Jay started playing drums at the tender age of 3 alongside his dad the late Judge Williams, Sr. who was a phenomenal organist in the Washington D.C. area. Playing...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys/Smooth Funk)
    08:00 PM - 07/13/2017

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    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys/Smooth Funk)
    10:00 PM - 07/13/2017

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    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys/Smooth Funk)
    08:00 PM - 07/14/2017

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    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys/Smooth Funk)
    10:00 PM - 07/14/2017

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys Smooth Funk)
    08:00 PM - 07/15/2017

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    Marcus has performed at clubs throughout the United States and has been a featured performer at many jazz festivals, including his hometown Capitol Jazz Festival,...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys Smooth Funk)
    10:00 PM - 07/15/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus has performed at clubs throughout the United States and has been a featured performer at many jazz festivals, including his hometown Capitol Jazz Festival,...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys/Smooth Funk)
    08:00 PM - 07/16/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus has performed at clubs throughout the United States and has been a featured performer at many jazz festivals, including his hometown Capitol Jazz Festival,...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys/Smooth Funk)
    10:00 PM - 07/16/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus has performed at clubs throughout the United States and has been a featured performer at many jazz festivals, including his hometown Capitol Jazz Festival,...

  • Dave Detwiler & The White House Band
    08:00 PM - 07/17/2017

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    Since coming to the Northern Virginia area in 1973, Dave Detwiler has been one of the most sought after active trumpet teachers of his time. From beginner to professional...

  • Dave Detwiler & The White House Band
    10:00 PM - 07/17/2017

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    Since coming to the Northern Virginia area in 1973, Dave Detwiler has been one of the most sought after active trumpet teachers of his time. From beginner to professional...

  • Earth,Wind & Fire Tribute Band
    08:00 PM - 07/18/2017

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    The Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band is a talented and committed group of musicians and vocalists whose roots are in gospel music. They share a great love and appreciation...

  • Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band
    10:00 PM - 07/18/2017

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    The Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band is a talented and committed group of musicians and vocalists whose roots are in gospel music. They share a great love and appreciation...

  • Nester Torres (Flute)
    08:00 PM - 07/19/2017

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    If a flute could talk and sing, it would certainly be in the voice of Nestor Torres, for he speaks through his instrument. Equally fluent in Jazz, Classical and...

  • Nester Torres (Flute)
    10:00 PM - 07/19/2017

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    If a flute could talk and sing, it would certainly be in the voice of Nestor Torres, for he speaks through his instrument. Equally fluent in Jazz, Classical and...

  • Poncho Sanchez (Latin Jazz Legend/Percussionist)
    08:00 PM - 07/20/2017

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    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Poncho Sanchez (Latin Jazz Legend/Percussionist)
    10:00 PM - 07/20/2017

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    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Poncho Sanchez (Latin Jazz Legend/Percussionist)
    08:00 PM - 07/21/2017

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    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Poncho Sanchez (Latin Jazz Legend/Percussionist)
    10:00 PM - 07/21/2017

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    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Poncho Sanchez (Latin Jazz Legend/Percussionist)
    08:00 PM - 07/22/2017

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    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Poncho Sanchez (Latin Jazz Legend/Percussionist)
    10:00 PM - 07/22/2017

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    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Poncho Sanchez (Latin Jazz Legend/Percussionist)
    08:00 PM - 07/23/2017

    At Blues Alley

    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Poncho Sanchez (Latin Jazz Legend/Percussionist)
    10:00 PM - 07/23/2017

    At Blues Alley

    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Bléz (Soul/R&B)
    08:00 PM - 07/24/2017

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    We first heard DC-born singer and songwriter Bléz (pronounced blaze) when she was featured on the great guiltypleasures album Cautionary Tales. The classically...

  • Bléz (Soul/R&B)
    10:00 PM - 07/24/2017

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    We first heard DC-born singer and songwriter Bléz (pronounced blaze) when she was featured on the great guiltypleasures album Cautionary Tales. The classically...

  • Jeff Antoniuk & Paul Bollenback (Sax/Guitar)
    08:00 PM - 07/25/2017

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    Blues Alley is excited to welcome back Jeff Antoniuk, and The Maryland Summer Jazz kickoff Concert! In its 14th Year, Maryland Summer Jazz is one the top adult amateur...

  • Jeff Antoniuk & Paul Bollenback (Sax/Guitar)
    10:00 PM - 07/25/2017

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    Blues Alley is excited to welcome back Jeff Antoniuk, and The Maryland Summer Jazz kickoff Concert! In its 14th Year, Maryland Summer Jazz is one the top adult amateur...

  • Leron Young (Guitar/Blues/Jazz/Soul)
    08:00 PM - 07/26/2017

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    Leron grew up in Washington D.C. His mother gave him a small guitar at the age of 8 years old. He taught himself to play at an early age and got professional training...

  • Leron Young (Guitar/Blues/Soul/Jazz)
    10:00 PM - 07/26/2017

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    Leron grew up in Washington D.C. His mother gave him a small guitar at the age of 8 years old. He taught himself to play at an early age and got professional training...

  • Loston Harris Trio Piano feat: MARK Whitfield Guitar
    08:00 PM - 07/27/2017

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    Loston is doing his part to continue a legacy by blending traditional jazz, gospel and blues with his own unique stylings. With early musical inspirations ranging...

  • Loston Harris Trio Piano featuring MARK Whitfield Guitar
    10:00 PM - 07/27/2017

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    Loston is doing his part to continue a legacy by blending traditional jazz, gospel and blues with his own unique stylings. With early musical inspirations ranging...

  • Melba Moore (Cabaret/Jazz/Soul)
    08:00 PM - 07/28/2017

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    R & B singer and actress Melba Moore is a four-time Grammy nominee and the winner of the 1970 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical,...

  • Melba Moore (Cabaret/Jazz/Soul)
    10:00 PM - 07/28/2017

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    Celebrating nearly five decades of performing and recording, Melba Moore radiates passion for what she does and appears as energetic and engaged with her craft now...

  • Melba Moore (Cabaret/Jazz/Soul)
    08:00 PM - 07/29/2017

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    R & B singer and actress Melba Moore is a four-time Grammy nominee and the winner of the 1970 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical,...

  • Melba Moore (Cabaret/Jazz/Soul)
    10:00 PM - 07/29/2017

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    R & B singer and actress Melba Moore is a four-time Grammy nominee and the winner of the 1970 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical,...

  • Melba Moore (Cabaret/Jazz/Soul)
    08:00 PM - 07/30/2017

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    R & B singer and actress Melba Moore is a four-time Grammy nominee and the winner of the 1970 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical,...

  • Melba Moore (Cabaret/Jazz/Soul)
    10:00 PM - 07/30/2017

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    R & B singer and actress Melba Moore is a four-time Grammy nominee and the winner of the 1970 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical,...

  • Carl "C-Man" Anderson "Happy Birthday C-Man"
    08:00 PM - 07/31/2017

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    Carl "C-Man" Anderson is a vigorous and resourceful musician, innovative producer, adaptable singer, and self-taught drummer extraordinaire. As a youth, C-MAN was...

  • Carl "C-Man" Anderson "Happy Birthday C-Man"
    10:00 PM - 07/31/2017

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    Carl "C-Man" Anderson is a vigorous and resourceful musician, innovative producer, adaptable singer, and self-taught drummer extraordinaire. As a youth, C-MAN was...

Past Events

  • Chaise Lounge (Pop/Jazz/Lounge/Swing)
    10:00 PM - 06/21/2017

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    At first, it sounds like the jazz soundtrack to either your favorite noir film or a Doris Day film from 1962. Then you realize that it isn""t quite jazz at all but...

  • Chaise Lounge (Pop/Jazz/Lounge/Swing)
    08:00 PM - 06/21/2017

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    At first, it sounds like the jazz soundtrack to either your favorite noir film or a Doris Day film from 1962. Then you realize that it isn""t quite jazz at all but...

  • Memphis Gold (Blues/Guitar) Wsg: Ms. Zeno Louisiana Mojo Queen
    10:00 PM - 06/20/2017

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    "He is the genuine article, perhaps a throwback to the blues men of yore who learned their licks at the knee of legendary patriarch like Charlie Patton. And having...

  • Memphis Gold (Blues/Guitar) Wsg: Ms. Zeno Louisiana Mojo Queen
    08:00 PM - 06/20/2017

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    "He is the genuine article, perhaps a throwback to the blues men of yore who learned their licks at the knee of legendary patriarch like Charlie Patton. And having...

  • LInda May Han Oh 4tet (Bass)
    10:00 PM - 06/19/2017

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    She was a James Morrison Scholarship Finalist in 2003 and in 2004 was an IAJE Sister in Jazz and received the ASCAP Young Jazz Composer’s award in 2008. She also...

  • Linda May Han Oh 4tet (Bass)
    08:00 PM - 06/19/2017

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    She was a James Morrison Scholarship Finalist in 2003 and in 2004 was an IAJE Sister in Jazz and received the ASCAP Young Jazz Composer’s award in 2008. She also...

  • Stacey Kent (Jazz Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/18/2017

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    Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales...

  • Stacey Kent (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/18/2017

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    Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales...

  • Stacey Kent (Jazz Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/17/2017

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    Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales...

  • Stacey Kent (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/17/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales...

  • Stacey Kent (Jazz Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/16/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales...

  • Stacey Kent (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/16/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales...

  • Stacey Kent (Jazz Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/15/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales...

  • Stacey Kent (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/15/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Stacey Kent is a jazz singer in the mould of the greats, with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honors and awards including a Grammy nomination, album sales...

  • Charnett Moffett NettWork Trio (Bass)
    10:00 PM - 06/14/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “…while each track might conjure memories of their honorees, Moffett is no mere imitator. His rock-solid tone, which evokes the authority of Mingus, sounds especially...

  • Charnett Moffett NettWork Trio (Bass)
    08:00 PM - 06/14/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “…while each track might conjure memories of their honorees, Moffett is no mere imitator. His rock-solid tone, which evokes the authority of Mingus, sounds especially...

  • Tessa Souter (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/13/2017

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    Downbeat Critics Poll ‘Rising Star’ two years in a row, London-born, Harlem-based Anglo-Trinidadian jazz vocalist-composer Tessa Souter imbues a mix of jazz,...

  • Tessa Souter (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/13/2017

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    Downbeat Critics Poll ‘Rising Star’ two years in a row, London-born, Harlem-based Anglo-Trinidadian jazz vocalist-composer Tessa Souter imbues a mix of jazz,...

  • Mike Wade & Nasty-Nati Brass Band (Trumpet)
    10:00 PM - 06/12/2017

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    During his career he has been named one of the top ten unsigned jazz, brass players as rated by Jazziz Magazine (1997). His composition, “Blues for Shorty Bop”,...

  • Mike Wade & Nasty-Nati Brass Band (Trumpet)
    08:00 PM - 06/12/2017

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    During his career he has been named one of the top ten unsigned jazz, brass players as rated by Jazziz Magazine (1997). His composition, “Blues for Shorty Bop”,...

  • Joey DeFrancesco + Friends
    10:00 PM - 06/11/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Touring in support of his new release on Mack Avenue Records, Project Freedom , DeFrancesco’s new quartet, features him on the Hammond B-3 — plus contributions...

  • Joey DeFrancesco + Friends
    08:00 PM - 06/11/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Touring in support of his new release on Mack Avenue Records, Project Freedom , DeFrancesco’s new quartet, features him on the Hammond B-3 — plus contributions...

  • Joey DeFrancesco + Friends
    10:00 PM - 06/10/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Touring in support of his new release on Mack Avenue Records, Project Freedom , DeFrancesco’s new quartet, features him on the Hammond B-3 — plus contributions...

  • Joey DeFrancesco + Friends
    08:00 PM - 06/10/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Touring in support of his new release on Mack Avenue Records, Project Freedom , DeFrancesco’s new quartet, features him on the Hammond B-3 — plus contributions...

  • Joey DeFrancesco + Friends
    10:00 PM - 06/09/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Touring in support of his new release on Mack Avenue Records, Project Freedom , DeFrancesco’s new quartet, features him on the Hammond B-3 — plus contributions...

  • Joey DeFrancesco +Friends
    08:00 PM - 06/09/2017

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    Joey DeFrancesco’s emergence in the 1980s marked the onset of a musical renaissance. Organ jazz had been a form of music that literally went into hibernation...

  • Joey DeFrancesco + Friends
    10:00 PM - 06/08/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Touring in support of his new release on Mack Avenue Records, Project Freedom , DeFrancesco’s new quartet, features him on the Hammond B-3 — plus contributions...

  • Joey DeFransesco + Friends
    08:00 PM - 06/08/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Touring in support of his new release on Mack Avenue Records, Project Freedom , DeFrancesco’s new quartet, features him on the Hammond B-3 — plus contributions...

  • Christian Sands Trio (Piano)
    10:00 PM - 06/07/2017

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    Pianist Christian Sands invents and re-invents himself with sonorities which define each moment, rhythms which impel his music forward, structures which are surprising...

  • Christian Sands Trio (Piano)
    08:00 PM - 06/07/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Pianist Christian Sands invents and re-invents himself with sonorities which define each moment, rhythms which impel his music forward, structures which are surprising...

  • Albare "Urbanity" (Guitar)
    10:00 PM - 06/06/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Don’t miss this rare stateside appearance, as the band is coming all the way from Australia to celebrate the release of their Album, Urban Soul. From beginning...

  • Albare "Urbanity" (Guitar)
    08:00 PM - 06/06/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Don’t miss this rare stateside appearance, as the band is coming all the way from Australia to celebrate the release of their Album, Urban Soul. From beginning...

  • Ms. Gerri Morrison (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/05/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ms. Morrison has appeared in such theatrical productions as Ain’t Misbehavin’, Bubblin’ Brown Sugar, Godspell, Purlie and The Wiz. Her 3 1/2 octave vocal range...

  • Ms. Gerri Morrison (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/05/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ms. Morrison has appeared in such theatrical productions as Ain’t Misbehavin’, Bubblin’ Brown Sugar, Godspell, Purlie and The Wiz. Her 3 1/2 octave vocal range...

  • John Pizzarelli Quartet (Guitar/Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/04/2017

    At Blues Alley

    John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times...

  • John Pizzarelli Quartet (Guitar/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/04/2017

    At Blues Alley

    John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times...

  • John Pizzarelli Quartet (Guitar/Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/03/2017

    At Blues Alley

    John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times...

  • John Pizzarelli Quartet (Guitar/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/03/2017

    At Blues Alley

    John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times...

  • John Pizzarelli Quartet (Guitar/Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/02/2017

    At Blues Alley

    John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times...

  • John Pizzarelli Quartet (Guitar/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/02/2017

    At Blues Alley

    John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times...

  • John Pizzarelli Quartet (Guitar/Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 06/01/2017

    At Blues Alley

    John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times...

  • John Pizzarelli Quartet (Guitar/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 06/01/2017

    At Blues Alley

    John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times...

  • Kevin Whalum (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/31/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Legendary jazz keyboardist and producer George Duke once described vocalist Kevin Whalum as "butter," and that's about the best depiction I've heard. Whether covering...

  • Kevin Whalum (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/31/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Legendary jazz keyboardist and producer George Duke once described vocalist Kevin Whalum as "butter," and that's about the best depiction I've heard. Whether covering...

  • Iyona Blake (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/30/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Iyona Blake is a Soprano, Actor, Educator and Songwriter, a sought after private voice instructor and coach, and a voice clinician at vocal music seminars, workshops...

  • Iyona Blake (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/30/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Iyona Blake is a Soprano, Actor, Educator and Songwriter, a sought after private voice instructor and coach, and a voice clinician at vocal music seminars, workshops...

  • Edmund Burke School Jazz Ensemble
    09:00 PM - 05/29/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Music is central to Burke’s lively community. All students actively participate in music, regardless of skill level. Our well-equipped band room offers access...

  • Georgetown Day School Jazz Ensemble
    07:00 PM - 05/29/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Music is an important part of every child’s life at GDS. We seek to create a foundation for a lifelong love of music and to foster active audiences, accomplished...

  • Sharon Clark (Jazz Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/28/2017

    At Blues Alley

    The Washington Post hails Sharon Clark as “the finest jazz singer in Washington,” with a sound evoking Sarah Vaughan and Ella. JazzTimes calls Sharon Clark Washington,...

  • Sharon Clark (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/28/2017

    At Blues Alley

    The Washington Post hails Sharon Clark as “the finest jazz singer in Washington,” with a sound evoking Sarah Vaughan and Ella. JazzTimes calls Sharon Clark Washington,...

  • James "D-Train" Williams
    10:00 PM - 05/27/2017

    At Blues Alley

    James has appeared in such films as; “Keeping The Faith” with Ben Stiller, “A Walk In The Park “with Richard Gere & Winona Ryder. He is also the lead Vocalist...

  • James "D-Train" Williams
    08:00 PM - 05/27/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Along with singing background vocals on CD’s for many outstanding artists, James D-Train Williams is one of the number one Jingle vocalists in the industry. Spots...

  • James "D-Train" Williams
    10:00 PM - 05/26/2017

    At Blues Alley

    James "D-Train" Williams gave memorable and fresh-sounding R&B/dance tracks of the early to mid-1980’s. Along with Hubert Eaves III their first single, the brilliant...

  • James "D-Train" Williams
    08:00 PM - 05/26/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Born and nurtured in Brooklyn, New York, James "D-Train" Williams began his singing career at age 6. He sang in many church choirs and school choirs. While attending...

  • Ronnette Harrison (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/25/2017

    At Blues Alley

    There is a popular statement that says, “Those who can’t do, teach.” To the contrary emerges an extraordinary music teacher who is discrediting this phrase...

  • Ronneette Harrison (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/25/2017

    At Blues Alley

    There is a popular statement that says, “Those who can’t do, teach.” To the contrary emerges an extraordinary music teacher who is discrediting this phrase...

  • Carl "C-Man" Anderson "Happy Birthday C-Man"
    10:00 PM - 05/24/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Carl "C-Man" Anderson is a vigorous and resourceful musician, innovative producer, adaptable singer, and self-taught drummer extraordinaire. As a youth, C-MAN was...

  • Cecily (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/24/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Cecily is a young vocalist and songwriter whose sweet soprano and honest lyrics have garnered attention and loyal fans not only in her native Washington DC, but...

  • Cecily (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/24/2017

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  • Lena Seikaly (Jazz Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/23/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Lena has self-produced three albums in the past four years – “Written In The Stars” (2009), “Lovely Changes” (2011) and “Looking Back” (2013) – the...

  • Lena Seikaly (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/23/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Lena has self-produced three albums in the past four years – “Written In The Stars” (2009), “Lovely Changes” (2011) and “Looking Back” (2013) – the...

  • Gerald Clayton Trio
    10:00 PM - 05/22/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Gerald Clayton searches for honest expression in every note he plays. With harmonic curiosity and critical awareness, he develops musical narratives that unfold...

  • Gerald Clayton Trio
    08:00 PM - 05/22/2017

    At Blues Alley

    "In a generation of technical, and resourceful, wunderkinds, Gerald Clayton, stands out for his nuanced touch, precise articulation and the way he constructs a narrative...

  • Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet)
    10:00 PM - 05/21/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Granted political asylum in July 1990 and US citizenship in 1999, Sandoval and his family now call Miami, Florida home. A protégé of the legendary jazz master...

  • Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet)
    08:00 PM - 05/21/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Arturo Sandoval is fluent in at least four musical languages. He can burn through an Afro-Cuban groove, tear up a bebop tune, soar over a Mozart concerto and sooth...

  • Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet)
    10:00 PM - 05/20/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Granted political asylum in July 1990 and US citizenship in 1999, Sandoval and his family now call Miami, Florida home. A protégé of the legendary jazz master...

  • Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet)
    08:00 PM - 05/20/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Arturo Sandoval is fluent in at least four musical languages. He can burn through an Afro-Cuban groove, tear up a bebop tune, soar over a Mozart concerto and sooth...

  • Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet)
    10:00 PM - 05/19/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Granted political asylum in July 1990 and US citizenship in 1999, Sandoval and his family now call Miami, Florida home. A protégé of the legendary jazz master...

  • Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet)
    08:00 PM - 05/19/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Arturo Sandoval is fluent in at least four musical languages. He can burn through an Afro-Cuban groove, tear up a bebop tune, soar over a Mozart concerto and sooth...

  • Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet)
    10:00 PM - 05/18/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Granted political asylum in July 1990 and US citizenship in 1999, Sandoval and his family now call Miami, Florida home. A protégé of the legendary jazz master...

  • Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet)
    08:00 PM - 05/18/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Arturo Sandoval is fluent in at least four musical languages. He can burn through an Afro-Cuban groove, tear up a bebop tune, soar over a Mozart concerto and sooth...

  • Victor Provost Group (Steel Drum)
    10:00 PM - 05/17/2017

    At Blues Alley

    In addition to leading his own group, Victor tours with NEA Jazz Master, Paquito D’Rivera, is a member of the GRAMMY award-winning Afro Bop Alliance, and works...

  • Victor Provost Group (Steel Drum)
    08:00 PM - 05/17/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Victor Provost is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading voices on the unique, and often misunderstood, steel pan (or steel drum). Through appearances at...

  • Rochelle Rice (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/16/2017

    At Blues Alley

    As a consistent voice on Washington DC’s music scene, Rochelle has performed at some of the area’s top venues and events including The Kennedy Center, The Filmore,...

  • Rochelle Rice (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/16/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Rochelle Rice is a dynamic and compelling vocalist and songwriter, and has been named Best Jazz Vocalist by Washington City Paper Jazzy Awards (Washington, DC)....

  • Ahmad Jamal Presents Shahin Novrasli Duo
    10:00 PM - 05/15/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Elegantly blending his classical knowledge, Azerbaijan’s traditional folk “Mugham” and his jazz influences, Shahin created his own unique and accomplished...

  • Ahmad Jamal Presents Shahin Novrasli Duo
    08:00 PM - 05/15/2017

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    Pianist and composer Shahin Novrasli has had the occasion to play some of the most big stages in the world, such as London’s Royal Festival Hall, the Montreux...

  • Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
    10:00 PM - 05/14/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “Lisa Fischer in concert is addictive. Every performance is so enriching, so exciting, so transcendent that you want more. With remarkable vocal range and vocabulary,...

  • Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
    08:00 PM - 05/14/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “I think she’s a freak of nature, so incredibly versatile, so talented.” – Chris Botti “That’s a powerhouse voice. I think of her as a star. She’s...

  • Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
    10:00 PM - 05/13/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ms. Lisa Fischer and her band Grand Baton first set out on tour in 2014, with no product to sell, no recordings or video to help book or promote shows, no t-shirts....

  • Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
    08:00 PM - 05/13/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “Lisa Fischer in concert is addictive. Every performance is so enriching, so exciting, so transcendent that you want more. With remarkable vocal range and vocabulary,...

  • Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
    10:00 PM - 05/12/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “I think she’s a freak of nature, so incredibly versatile, so talented.” – Chris Botti “That’s a powerhouse voice. I think of her as a star. She’s...

  • Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
    08:00 PM - 05/12/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ms. Lisa Fischer and her band Grand Baton first set out on tour in 2014, with no product to sell, no recordings or video to help book or promote shows, no t-shirts....

  • Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
    10:00 PM - 05/11/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “Lisa Fischer in concert is addictive. Every performance is so enriching, so exciting, so transcendent that you want more. With remarkable vocal range and vocabulary,...

  • Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
    08:00 PM - 05/11/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “I think she’s a freak of nature, so incredibly versatile, so talented.” – Chris Botti “That’s a powerhouse voice. I think of her as a star. She’s...

  • Cedric A. Napoleon (Bass)
    10:00 PM - 05/10/2017

    At Blues Alley

    As one of the founding members of the jazz group “PIECES OF A DREAM” (1975-1990), Cedric A. Napoleon, bassist & lead vocalist, along with Curtis Harmon, drummer,...

  • Cedric A. Napoleaon (Bass)
    08:00 PM - 05/10/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Over the years, Cedric A. Napoleon has established himself as a multifaceted musician with a career spanning the globe for four decades, with his exciting electric...

  • Von Pariss (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/09/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Von the man with the soulful charismatic voice from the Motor City of Detroit, a true showman who knows how to bring you that “stomp down” show biz performance...

  • Von Pariss (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/09/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Von the man with the soulful charismatic voice from the Motor City of Detroit, a true showman who knows how to bring you that “stomp down” show biz performance...

  • Daniel Weatherspoon
    10:00 PM - 05/08/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Amassing several RIAA certified Gold and Platinum records, Daniel's client roster includes award-winning recording artists such as Janet Jackson, Beyoncé, Carl...

  • Daniel Weatherspoon
    08:00 PM - 05/08/2017

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  • Rene Marie (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/07/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Perhaps more than most artists, René understands music’s capacity to heal and inspire. Not only has she herself been the beneficiary of it, but she has made every...

  • Rene Marie (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/07/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “I wanted to make a record that people could go back to again and again to excavate their emotions,” says René. “We cover things over every day. We have to...

  • Rene Marie (Vocals)
    10:00 PM - 05/06/2017

    At Blues Alley

    In a span of two decades, 11 recordings and countless stage performances, vocalist René Marie has cemented her reputation as not only a singer but also a composer,...

  • Rene Marie (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 05/06/2017

    At Blues Alley

    “I have never forgotten the early lessons learned about the power of music,” she says. “Today, I try to imbue that feeling of emotion into every song I write...

  • Ravi Coltrane (Sax)
    10:00 PM - 05/05/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ravi Coltrane is a critically acclaimed Grammy™ nominated saxophonist, bandleader, and composer. In the course of a twenty plus year career, Mr. Coltrane has worked...

  • Ravi Coltrane (Sax)
    08:00 PM - 05/05/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ravi has released six albums as a leader. His latest, 'Spirit Fiction', was released in June of 2012 for the Blue Note label. Additional credits include performances...

  • Ravi Coltrane (Sax)
    10:00 PM - 05/04/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Long Island, the second son of John Coltrane and Alice Coltrane, Ravi was named after Indian sitar legend Ravi Shankar. He was raised in Los Angeles where...

  • Ravi Coltrane (Sax)
    08:00 PM - 05/04/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ravi Coltrane is a critically acclaimed Grammy™ nominated saxophonist, bandleader, and composer. In the course of a twenty plus year career, Mr. Coltrane has worked...

  • Nate Najar (Guitar)
    10:00 PM - 05/03/2017

    At Blues Alley

    In an industry that likes to conveniently pigeonhole even its most adventurous artists, Nate Najar has stood out with his full embrace of the great possibilities...

  • Nate Najar (Guitar)
    08:00 PM - 05/03/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Florida guitarist Nate Najar blends his classical background with funky, hot groovin' licks born out of his passion for all music. Nate considers himself a product...

  • Kevin Jackson (Guitar)
    10:00 PM - 05/02/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Kevin Jackson is excited to return to Blues Alley to share his new album “The Mirrored Truth”. Guitarist, bassist, and producer, Kevin Jackson weaves a story...

  • Kevin Jackson (Guitar)
    08:00 PM - 05/02/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Kevin Jackson is excited to return to Blues Alley to share his new album “The Mirrored Truth”. Guitarist, bassist, and producer, Kevin Jackson weaves a story...

  • Vivian Simmons "Life"
    10:00 PM - 05/01/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Hailed by Rolling Stone and Billboard as an “exquisite” singer, Vivian Sessoms has performed all over the world with some of the biggest names in music. A wunderkind...

  • Vivian Semmons "Life"
    08:00 PM - 05/01/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Hailed by Rolling Stone and Billboard as an “exquisite” singer, Vivian Sessoms has performed all over the world with some of the biggest names in music. A wunderkind...

  • 4 Generations of Miles
    08:00 PM - 04/30/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Four Generations of Miles is an unusual tribute to Miles Davis, featuring a quartet made up of alumni from four different editions of the trumpeter's bands, while...

  • 4 Generations of Miles
    08:00 PM - 04/29/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Four Generations of Miles is an unusual tribute to Miles Davis, featuring a quartet made up of alumni from four different editions of the trumpeter's bands, while...

  • 4 Generations of Miles
    08:00 PM - 04/28/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Four Generations of Miles is an unusual tribute to Miles Davis, featuring a quartet made up of alumni from four different editions of the trumpeter's bands, while...

  • 4 Generations of Mile (Drums/Guitar/Sax/Bass)
    08:00 PM - 04/27/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Four Generations of Miles is an unusual tribute to Miles Davis, featuring a quartet made up of alumni from four different editions of the trumpeter's bands, while...

  • Andrew White Quartet (Sax)
    08:00 PM - 04/26/2017

    At Blues Alley

    As a saxophonist, White appeared on the jazz scene in September, 1960, concurrent with his graduation from his studies at Howard University, when he appeared with...

  • Smithsonian MasterWorks Orchestra W/ Sharon Clark
    08:00 PM - 04/25/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Founded by an act of congress in 1990, the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra performs year-round and worldwide, bringing the American art form of jazz to tens...

  • Afro Blu (HU Vocal Ensemble)
    10:00 PM - 04/24/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Afro Blue, was founded in the spring of 2002 by Connaitre Miller, Jazz Voice Coordinator at Howard University. Singing music similar to the styles of Lambert, Hendricks...

  • Afro Blu (HU Vocals Ensemble)
    08:00 PM - 04/24/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Afro Blue, was founded in the spring of 2002 by Connaitre Miller, Jazz Voice Coordinator at Howard University. Singing music similar to the styles of Lambert, Hendricks...

  • Roberta Gambarini
    08:00 PM - 04/23/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    08:00 PM - 04/22/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    08:00 PM - 04/21/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    08:00 PM - 04/21/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Senri Oe "Japanese Jazz Series"
    08:00 PM - 04/20/2017

    At Blues Alley

    The Best selling Sony Music recording artist , Senri Oe's international debut all-jazz album, "Boys Mature Slow,"(PND Records, peaceneverdie.com) in July 2012 has...

  • Ami Nakazono "Japanese Jazz Series"
    08:00 PM - 04/19/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ami Nakazono is one of the most versatile and inventive saxophonists working professionally in the U.S. and Japan today. A relentless explorer of improvisation and...

  • Erena Terakubo "Japanese Jazz Series"
    08:00 PM - 04/18/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Erena Terakubo was born in Sapporo, Japan in 1992. She began playing the alto saxophone at the age of nine. Between the ages of 10 and 15, she participated in the...

  • Mao Sone "Japanese Jazz series"
    08:00 PM - 04/17/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Mao Soné is a professional trumpet player, pianist, composer, educator from Japan currently living in New York City, who has strongly developed and identifiable...

  • Tiger Okoshi "Japanese jazz series"
    08:00 PM - 04/16/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Toru “Tiger” Okoshi was born in the Year of the Tiger on March 21 1950, just outside of Osaka (Ashiya city, Hyogo) As a child he was, in fact, devoted to painting...

  • Tiger Okoshi "Japanese jazz series"
    08:00 PM - 04/15/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Toru “Tiger” Okoshi was born in the Year of the Tiger on March 21 1950, just outside of Osaka (Ashiya city, Hyogo) As a child he was, in fact, devoted to painting...

  • Cheikh Ndoye & Friends
    08:00 PM - 04/14/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Cheikh Ndoye is a bassist, composer, arranger and accomplished musical artist whose music is a rich fusion of jazz and world music influences stemming from his West...

  • Cheikh Ndoye & Friends
    08:00 PM - 04/13/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Cheikh Ndoye is a bassist, composer, arranger and accomplished musical artist whose music is a rich fusion of jazz and world music influences stemming from his West...

  • Tamara Wellons (Soul/R&B)
    08:00 PM - 04/12/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Tamara’s good vibes, sincerity and “extraordinary pipes” will continue on the path to greatness. FOLLOW THE VOICE…PURE.SIMPLE.ENDEARING. FOLLOW THE VOICE...

  • Tamara Wellons
    08:00 PM - 04/12/2017

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    FOLLOW THE VOICE and you will be led to an artist that has the will –and the power—to influence a generation. Tamara Wellons is more than a triple threat entertainer....

  • Keith Busey & Friends (Bass)
    10:00 PM - 04/11/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Keith Busey, Bass player, musical director currently for the 70's Soul Jam Tour, which features such 70's acts like , Blue Magic, Harold Melvins Blue Notes, Ray...

  • Keith Busey & Friends
    08:00 PM - 04/11/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Keith Busey, Bass player, musical director currently for the 70's Soul Jam Tour, which features such 70's acts like , Blue Magic, Harold Melvins Blue Notes, Ray...

  • Keith Busey & Friends (Bass)
    08:00 PM - 04/11/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Keith Busey, Bass player, musical director currently for the 70's Soul Jam Tour, which features such 70's acts like , Blue Magic, Harold Melvins Blue Notes, Ray...

  • Laura Reed
    10:00 PM - 04/10/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Laura was discovered by Grammy winning producer Paul Worley (Dixie Chicks, Lady Antebellum) at a wedding in Atlanta. At his persistence, Laura decided to make Music...

  • Laura Reed
    08:00 PM - 04/10/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Laura was discovered by Grammy winning producer Paul Worley (Dixie Chicks, Lady Antebellum) at a wedding in Atlanta. At his persistence, Laura decided to make Music...

  • Laura Reed
    08:00 PM - 04/10/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Laura was discovered by Grammy winning producer Paul Worley (Dixie Chicks, Lady Antebellum) at a wedding in Atlanta. At his persistence, Laura decided to make Music...

  • SF Jazz Collective
    08:00 PM - 04/09/2017

    At Blues Alley

    The SF Jazz Collective is an all-star award-winning jazz ensemble comprising eight of the finest performers/composers at work in jazz today. Launched in l2004 by...

  • SF Jazz Collective ( All Stars Piece Ensemble)
    08:00 PM - 04/09/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Through the pioneering approach of simultaneously honoring jazz's recent history while championing the music's up-to-the-minute directions, the Collective embodies...

  • SF Jazz Collective
    08:00 PM - 04/08/2017

    At Blues Alley

    The SF Jazz Collective is an all-star award-winning jazz ensemble comprising eight of the finest performers/composers at work in jazz today. Launched in l2004 by...

  • SF Jazz Collective (All Star 8 Piece Ensemble)
    08:00 PM - 04/08/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Each year, the SF Jazz Collective creates and performs eight new works and eight new arrangements of tunes by an honored artist. Past honorees include Ornette Coleman,...

  • SF Jazz Collective
    08:00 PM - 04/07/2017

    At Blues Alley

    The SF Jazz Collective is an all-star award-winning jazz ensemble comprising eight of the finest performers/composers at work in jazz today. Launched in l2004 by...

  • SF Jazz Collective
    08:00 PM - 04/07/2017

    At Blues Alley

    The SF Jazz Collective is an all-star award-winning jazz ensemble comprising eight of the finest performers/composers at work in jazz today. Launched in l2004 by...

  • Gregoire Maret
    08:00 PM - 04/06/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Grégoire moved to New York City to study at the New School University's Jazz Department in New York City upon graduating from the prestigious Conservatoire Supérieur...

  • Gregoire Maret
    08:00 PM - 04/06/2017

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    Grégoire moved to New York City to study at the New School University's Jazz Department in New York City upon graduating from the prestigious Conservatoire Supérieur...

  • Meklit Hadero
    08:00 PM - 04/05/2017

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    Meklit is an Ethio-American singer, composer, and cultural instigator based in the San Francisco Bay Area for the past 12 years. Her music sits on the hyphen line,...

  • Meklit Hadero
    08:00 PM - 04/05/2017

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    Meklit’s music is imbued with poetry and multiplicity, from hybridized sounds of Tizita (haunting and nostalgic music) drawing from her Ethiopian heritage, to...

  • Jeff Lorber Fusion
    08:00 PM - 04/04/2017

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    By the late 1970s, trailblazing keyboardist/composer/producer Jeff Lorber had become a prominent figure in the new movement known as jazz fusion – a marriage of...

  • Jeff Lorber Fusion
    08:00 PM - 04/04/2017

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    By the late 1970s, trailblazing keyboardist/composer/producer Jeff Lorber had become a prominent figure in the new movement known as jazz fusion – a marriage of...

  • Bohemien Jazz Orchestra
    08:00 PM - 04/03/2017

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    The Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra is a 17-piece big band founded by baritone saxophonist Brad Linde and Bohemian Caverns owner Omrao Brown. Co-directed by Linde...

  • Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra
    08:00 PM - 04/03/2017

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    The Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra is a 17-piece big band founded by baritone saxophonist Brad Linde and Bohemian Caverns owner Omrao Brown. Co-directed by Linde...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 04/02/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 04/01/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 03/31/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 03/30/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 03/29/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 03/28/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Dave Kline Band
    08:00 PM - 03/27/2017

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    The Dave Kline Band blends the modern genres of rock, blues, jazz and folk with the cultural sounds of its diverse 4 piece ensemble featuring: Brit Dave Kline (electric...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    08:00 PM - 03/26/2017

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    Kevin was first drawn into music listening to the energetic sounds of fusion and progressive rock, then went on to study at Berklee. He has played with icons including...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    08:00 PM - 03/25/2017

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    Kevin was first drawn into music listening to the energetic sounds of fusion and progressive rock, then went on to study at Berklee. He has played with icons including...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    08:00 PM - 03/24/2017

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    Kevin was first drawn into music listening to the energetic sounds of fusion and progressive rock, then went on to study at Berklee. He has played with icons including...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    08:00 PM - 03/23/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Kevin was first drawn into music listening to the energetic sounds of fusion and progressive rock, then went on to study at Berklee. He has played with icons including...

  • Eldar Trio
    08:00 PM - 03/22/2017

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    When Eldar Djangirov (pronounced john-'gear-ov) was signed to Sony Classical at the age of 17, the young pianist from Kansas City was already well known for his...

  • Dayna Stephens Quintet
    08:00 PM - 03/21/2017

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    Since the release of his 2007 disc, The Timeless Now (CTA), Dayna Stephens has emerged as one of his generation’s most distinguished modern jazz tenor saxophonists...

  • Vinisius Cantuaria sings Antonio Carlos Jobim
    08:00 PM - 03/20/2017

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    Singer, guitarist, composer, drummer, and percussionist, Vinicius Cantuaria is a well-known Brazilian musician in the sphere of Bossa Nova and Jazz. Born in Manaus,...

  • Peter White
    08:00 PM - 03/19/2017

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    Over the years, Peter White has maintained a reputation as one of the most versatile and prolific acoustic guitarists on the contemporary jazz landscape. Armed with...

  • Peter White
    08:00 PM - 03/18/2017

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    Over the years, Peter White has maintained a reputation as one of the most versatile and prolific acoustic guitarists on the contemporary jazz landscape. Armed with...

  • Peter White
    08:00 PM - 03/17/2017

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    Over the years, Peter White has maintained a reputation as one of the most versatile and prolific acoustic guitarists on the contemporary jazz landscape. Armed with...

  • Nicholas Payton "CD Release Party"
    08:00 PM - 03/16/2017

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    Nicholas Payton is widely considered one of the greatest artists of our time. Hailed as a virtuoso before he was even out of high school, his maturation and talent...

  • Nicholas Payton "CD Release Party"
    08:00 PM - 03/15/2017

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    Nicholas Payton is widely considered one of the greatest artists of our time. Hailed as a virtuoso before he was even out of high school, his maturation and talent...

  • Ronnette Harrison
    08:00 PM - 03/14/2017

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    There is a popular statement that says, “Those who can’t do, teach.” To the contrary emerges an extraordinary music teacher who is discrediting this phrase...

  • Gerald Albright
    08:00 PM - 03/12/2017

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    Whether he is playing contemporary or straight-ahead jazz, Albright stands in a class all by himself. He is known for his swiftness on stage, his unique round sound...

  • Gerald Albright
    08:00 PM - 03/11/2017

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    Whether he is playing contemporary or straight-ahead jazz, Albright stands in a class all by himself. He is known for his swiftness on stage, his unique round sound...

  • Gerald Albright
    08:00 PM - 03/10/2017

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    Whether he is playing contemporary or straight-ahead jazz, Albright stands in a class all by himself. He is known for his swiftness on stage, his unique round sound...

  • Gerald Albright
    08:00 PM - 03/09/2017

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    Whether he is playing contemporary or straight-ahead jazz, Albright stands in a class all by himself. He is known for his swiftness on stage, his unique round sound...

  • Jeff "Tain" Watts Trio
    08:00 PM - 03/08/2017

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    Along with explosive power, blinding speed and mastery of complex rhythms and time signatures, Jeff "Tain" Watts brings a rare sense of elegance, tried-by-fire composure,...

  • Verroneau
    08:00 PM - 03/07/2017

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    Lynn Véronneau is well-known for her gentle, compelling, warm voice and her love of powerful melodies. Her solo album, Something Cool - a collection of jazz standards,...

  • Donny McCaslin Group
    08:00 PM - 03/06/2017

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    Saxophonist Donny McCaslin and his band, featured on David Bowie‘s Blackstar, will make their Motéma Music debut with the October 14 release of Beyond Now, a...

  • David Benoit feat. Sara Gazarek
    08:00 PM - 03/05/2017

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    Since launching his recording career in 1977, David Benoit's expansive career as a contemporary jazz pianist and composer has included over 25 solo recordings. His...

  • David Benoit feat. Sara Gazarek
    08:00 PM - 03/04/2017

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    Since launching his recording career in 1977, David Benoit's expansive career as a contemporary jazz pianist and composer has included over 25 solo recordings. His...

  • David Benoit feat. Sara Gazarek
    08:00 PM - 03/03/2017

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    Since launching his recording career in 1977, David Benoit's expansive career as a contemporary jazz pianist and composer has included over 25 solo recordings. His...

  • Gary Burton & Makoto Ozone "Gary's Farewell Tour"
    08:00 PM - 03/02/2017

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    Since that first experience in Munich, I’ve had the opportunity to play more duets with Chick and with several other great musicians: Ralph Towner, Steve Swallow...

  • Gary Burton & Makoto Ozone "Gary's Farewell Tour"
    08:00 PM - 03/01/2017

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    Since that first experience in Munich, I’ve had the opportunity to play more duets with Chick and with several other great musicians: Ralph Towner, Steve Swallow...

  • Earl Carter & Phillip "Doc" Martin
    08:00 PM - 02/28/2017

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    Earl Carter is a Washington, DC based Guitarist, Bassist, and Saxophonist, whose multi-faceted talent, professionalism, and star-quality has officially sent him...

  • Duane Eubanks Quintet
    08:00 PM - 02/27/2017

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    Duane was born into a family of musically gifted talent. His mother, pianist Vera Eubanks was Kenny Barron’s first piano teacher and a professional church pianist;...

  • Kim Waters
    08:00 PM - 02/26/2017

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    Kim Waters has enjoyed a career longevity that is rare in the music business. For close to two decades the saxophonist, composer and producer has been one of the...

  • Kim Waters
    08:00 PM - 02/25/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Kim Waters has enjoyed a career longevity that is rare in the music business. For close to two decades the saxophonist, composer and producer has been one of the...

  • Kim Waters
    08:00 PM - 02/24/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Kim Waters has enjoyed a career longevity that is rare in the music business. For close to two decades the saxophonist, composer and producer has been one of the...

  • Kim Waters
    08:00 PM - 02/23/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Kim Waters has enjoyed a career longevity that is rare in the music business. For close to two decades the saxophonist, composer and producer has been one of the...

  • Andre Jackson "The Teddy Pendergrass Tribute"
    08:00 PM - 02/22/2017

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    André has taken his musical experiences and developed, “Life is a song worth singing”, a tribute show paying homage to one of his idols, R&B’s legendary,...

  • Todd Bauchspies
    08:00 PM - 02/21/2017

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    Todd’s guitar playing has been compared to guitarists such as Leo Kottke, Michael Hedges, Al Petteway, and Phil Keaggy. This is no coincidence as each of these...

  • Kendra Foster
    08:00 PM - 02/20/2017

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    The Grammy award-winning soul singer/songwriter Foster has revealed her dynamic self-titled album today via Complex. Kendra collaborated with producer Kelvin Wooten...

  • Mary Wilson: A Supremes Legend
    08:00 PM - 02/19/2017

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    Ms. Mary Wilson still performs with the same passion as she did singing with the original Supremes, but the world renowned celebrity is now using her fame and flair...

  • Mary Wilson: A Supremes Legend
    08:00 PM - 02/18/2017

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    Ms. Mary Wilson still performs with the same passion as she did singing with the original Supremes, but the world renowned celebrity is now using her fame and flair...

  • Mary Wilson: A Supremes Legend
    08:00 PM - 02/17/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ms. Mary Wilson still performs with the same passion as she did singing with the original Supremes, but the world renowned celebrity is now using her fame and flair...

  • Mary Wilson: A Supremes Legend
    08:00 PM - 02/16/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Ms. Mary Wilson still performs with the same passion as she did singing with the original Supremes, but the world renowned celebrity is now using her fame and flair...

  • The Baylor Project "CD Release Party"
    08:00 PM - 02/15/2017

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    The Baylor Project, featuring the husband and wife team Marcus and Jean Baylor, returns to Blues Alley by popular demand. Individually the Baylors have recorded...

  • Valentine's Day with Marion Meadows
    07:00 PM - 02/14/2017

    At Blues Alley

    7:00 PM (Doors Open at 6:00 PM)……....$90 Per Person 10:00 PM (Doors open at 9:30 PM)..........$90 Per Person ENTERTAINMENT: MARION MEADOWS DINNER: Choice...

  • Marion Meadows
    08:00 PM - 02/13/2017

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    Meadows was born in West Virginia and grew up in Stamford, Connecticut. He began playing the clarinet and studying classical music at the age of nine. He started...

  • Maroin Meadows
    08:00 PM - 02/12/2017

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    Meadows was born in West Virginia and grew up in Stamford, Connecticut. He began playing the clarinet and studying classical music at the age of nine. He started...

  • Marion Meadows
    08:00 PM - 02/11/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Meadows was born in West Virginia and grew up in Stamford, Connecticut. He began playing the clarinet and studying classical music at the age of nine. He started...

  • JOI
    08:00 PM - 02/10/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Joi Gilliam better known by her stage name Joi, is an American singer, songwriter and record producer associated with the Dungeon Family collective based in Atlanta,...

  • Joi
    08:00 PM - 02/09/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Joi Gilliam better known by her stage name Joi, is an American singer, songwriter and record producer associated with the Dungeon Family collective based in Atlanta,...

  • Ama Chandra
    08:00 PM - 02/08/2017

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    Unforgettable, would be a one word description of Ama Chandra. Merging the mastery of Nina Simone with the appeal of India Arie, presence and connection are what...

  • Scott Tixier "Cosmic Adventure" CD Release Party
    08:00 PM - 02/07/2017

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    Tixier was born in Montreuil, France. And studied classical violin and solfege from the age of 5 at the conservatory in Paris 10th district and at the ENMD of Montreuil....

  • Russell Taylor
    08:00 PM - 02/06/2017

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    This ‘multi-genre-influenced’ soul-singer embraces the beautiful imperfections of his voice. “I have a pretty good range,” admits Russell. “It’s gravelly...

  • Corey Harris
    08:00 PM - 02/04/2017

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    Corey Harris is a guitarist, songwriter, and performer who is leading a contemporary revival of country blues with a fresh, modern hand. He is a powerful and compelling...

  • Corey Harris
    08:00 PM - 02/03/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Corey Harris is a guitarist, songwriter, and performer who is leading a contemporary revival of country blues with a fresh, modern hand. He is a powerful and compelling...

  • Corey Harris
    08:00 PM - 02/02/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Corey Harris is a guitarist, songwriter, and performer who is leading a contemporary revival of country blues with a fresh, modern hand. He is a powerful and compelling...

  • Vincent Ingala
    08:00 PM - 02/01/2017

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    One of the fastest emerging contemporary jazz recording artists in recent history, multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer, Vincent Ingala has blasted into...

  • Tee "Sylk" Harris
    08:00 PM - 01/31/2017

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    Hailing from Washington DC, Tee Sylk has been performing since the age of eight (8). Tee's humble beginnings trace back to his family's first band the "Souls of...

  • Brad Goode - Ernie Watts Quintet w/Adam Nussbaum
    08:00 PM - 01/30/2017

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    Trumpeter Brad Goode is a unique and instantly recognizable virtuoso. Whether working as a soloist, bandleader, lead trumpet man or sideman, for 25 years he has...

  • Akua Allrich & The Tribe
    08:00 PM - 01/29/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Jazz vocalist and DC-native Akua Allrich has proven herself to be a musician of extraordinary talent and crowd-moving passion. With finesse and charisma, this vocalist,...

  • A`ngela Winbush
    08:00 PM - 01/28/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Àngela Winbush is a "three-hyphen" musician - producer- arranger-composer-performer. Originally as part of the duo René and Àngela, and is still around today,...

  • A`ngela Winbush
    08:00 PM - 01/27/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Àngela Winbush is a "three-hyphen" musician - producer- arranger-composer-performer. Originally as part of the duo René and Àngela, and is still around today,...

  • Kenny Wesley
    08:00 PM - 01/25/2017

    At Blues Alley

    With three acclaimed projects, numerous accolades, collaborations, and high-profile performances under his belt, including a win as a finalist (and the U.S. representative)...

  • Tinsley Ellis
    08:00 PM - 01/24/2017

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    Hard-rocking blues-soaked guitarist/vocalist/song-writer Tinsley Ellis sings and plays with the energy and soul of all the great Southern musicians who have come...

  • Geoff Gallante
    08:00 PM - 01/23/2017

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    One of the most celebrated young musicians in the world today, Geoff found his older brother's trumpet at age four and has since performed on prominent stages and...

  • Roy Ayers
    08:00 PM - 01/22/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Ayers could very well be the best jazz/R&B artist you don’t know. In his 40-plus years as a vibraphonist, he has produced a string of soul and funk classics,...

  • Roy Ayers
    08:00 PM - 01/21/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Ayers could very well be the best jazz/R&B artist you don’t know. In his 40-plus years as a vibraphonist, he has produced a string of soul and funk classics,...

  • Roy Ayers
    08:00 PM - 01/20/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Ayers could very well be the best jazz/R&B artist you don’t know. In his 40-plus years as a vibraphonist, he has produced a string of soul and funk classics,...

  • Roy Ayers
    08:00 PM - 01/19/2017

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Ayers could very well be the best jazz/R&B artist you don’t know. In his 40-plus years as a vibraphonist, he has produced a string of soul and funk classics,...

  • The White Houste Band featuring Dave Detwiler
    08:00 PM - 12/19/2016

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    Under the leadership of David Detwiler, Prelude has entertained over one thousand clients since the group was founded in 1978. Out group consists of highly-skilled,...

  • Marcus Johnson "Holiday Party"
    08:00 PM - 12/11/2016

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson "Holiday Party"
    08:00 PM - 12/10/2016

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson "Holiday Party"
    08:00 PM - 12/09/2016

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson "Holiday Party"
    08:00 PM - 12/08/2016

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Chaise Lounge
    08:00 PM - 12/07/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Chaise Lounge performs a blend of music that sounds like it was recorded at Capitol Recording Studios in 1962 and somehow found its way to today’s pop charts....

  • Gloria Reuben
    08:00 PM - 12/06/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Gloria Reuben is an actress, jazz singer and social activist with an impressive list of credentials in television, film, theater and music. Many will remember Gloria...

  • Arturo Sandoval
    08:00 PM - 12/04/2016

    At Blues Alley

    10x Grammy winner Arturo Sandoval is fluent in at least four musical languages. He can burn through an Afro-Cuban groove, tear up a bebop tune, soar over a Mozart...

  • Arturo Sandoval
    08:00 PM - 12/03/2016

    At Blues Alley

    10x Grammy winner Arturo Sandoval is fluent in at least four musical languages. He can burn through an Afro-Cuban groove, tear up a bebop tune, soar over a Mozart...

  • Arturo Sandoval
    08:00 PM - 12/02/2016

    At Blues Alley

    10x Grammy winner Arturo Sandoval is fluent in at least four musical languages. He can burn through an Afro-Cuban groove, tear up a bebop tune, soar over a Mozart...

  • Alex Bugnon (Keys/Smooth Jazz)
    06:00 PM - 11/27/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Alex Bugnon is one of those rare artists whose recordings completely involve the listener not only in his melodic, groove oriented music, but his entire creative...

  • Alex Bugnon (Keys/Smooth Jazz)
    06:00 PM - 11/26/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Alex Bugnon is one of those rare artists whose recordings completely involve the listener not only in his melodic, groove oriented music, but his entire creative...

  • Alex Bugnon (Keys/Smooth Jazz)
    06:00 PM - 11/25/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Alex Bugnon is one of those rare artists whose recordings completely involve the listener not only in his melodic, groove oriented music, but his entire creative...

  • April Sampe (Soul/R&B)
    06:00 PM - 11/23/2016

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    The exuberant Singer, Songwriter, Performance Artist, April Sampé has put the enchantment back in entertainment. The DMV native, by way of Louisiana Creole country,...

  • Sing Shift (Big Band)
    06:00 PM - 11/22/2016

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    Swing Shift is an eighteen-piece jazz big band designed to deliver a marvelous, memorable and fun musical experience. When was the last time you heard a full scale...

  • Roberta Gambarini
    08:00 PM - 11/20/2016

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    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    08:00 PM - 11/19/2016

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    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    08:00 PM - 11/18/2016

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    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    08:00 PM - 11/17/2016

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  • Tony Terry & Sylver Logan Sharp
    08:00 PM - 11/16/2016

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    Sylver Logan Sharp, former lead singer of the legendary group CHIC, is poised to top the charts again with her latest CD, The Groovement, recorded LIVE in Stockholm,...

  • Darden Purcell "CD Release Party"
    08:00 PM - 11/15/2016

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    DARDEN PURCELL is a Washington D.C. based jazz vocalist. A multi-faceted musician, Ms. Purcell is an active featured soloist with symphony orchestras, big bands...

  • Omar Sosa & JOG Trio
    08:00 PM - 11/14/2016

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    Composer-pianist-bandleader Omar Sosa was born in 1965 in Camagüey, Cuba's largest inland city. At age eight, Omar began studying percussion and marimba at the...

  • Kia Bennett (Soul/R&B)
    08:00 PM - 11/13/2016

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    Kia is about love, beauty, human nature, and God. Her music reflects all those things. She quotes, “I want you to feel high without the feeling of a superficial...

  • McCoy Tyner Quartet
    08:00 PM - 11/12/2016

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  • McCoy Tyner Quartet
    08:00 PM - 11/11/2016

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  • Frank McComb "solo" (Vocals/Keys)
    08:00 PM - 11/09/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Often compared to Donny Hathaway and Stevie Wonder, McComb has collaborated with many renowned recording artists including Prince, Chaka Khan, Teddy Pendergrass,...

  • Jonathan Butler
    08:00 PM - 11/06/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Acclaimed South African two-time Grammy nominated songwriter, guitarist, and producer, Jonathan Butler, has had a 25 year recording career in pop, R&B, smooth jazz...

  • Jonathan Butler
    08:00 PM - 11/05/2016

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    Acclaimed South African two-time Grammy nominated songwriter, guitarist, and producer, Jonathan Butler, has had a 25 year recording career in pop, R&B, smooth jazz...

  • Jonathan Butler
    08:00 PM - 11/04/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Acclaimed South African two-time Grammy nominated songwriter, guitarist, and producer, Jonathan Butler, has had a 25 year recording career in pop, R&B, smooth jazz...

  • Jonathan Butler
    08:00 PM - 11/03/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Acclaimed South African two-time Grammy nominated songwriter, guitarist, and producer, Jonathan Butler, has had a 25 year recording career in pop, R&B, smooth jazz...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    06:00 PM - 10/30/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 10/29/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 10/28/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 10/27/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 10/26/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Roy Hargrove Quintet
    08:00 PM - 10/25/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical warmth; his...

  • Assaf Kehati Trio
    08:00 PM - 10/24/2016

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    Jazz guitarist and composer Assaf Kehati arrived to the USA in 2007 and after a short time he has made waves in the jazz scene by working with such names as George...

  • Nicole Henry
    08:00 PM - 10/20/2016

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    Sophisticated, soulful and fun, Nicole Henry has won praise from both critics and audiences worldwide for her powerful ability to truly touch and inspire people...

  • Jody Watley & Shalamar Reloaded
    08:00 PM - 10/16/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jody Watley is a GRAMMY Award Winning Pop/R&B innovative music maker, songwriter, producer and style-forging pioneer in music, video, dance and fashion as recognized...

  • Jody Watley & Shalamar Reloaded
    08:00 PM - 10/15/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jody Watley is a GRAMMY Award Winning Pop/R&B innovative music maker, songwriter, producer and style-forging pioneer in music, video, dance and fashion as recognized...

  • Jody Watley & Shalamar Reloaded
    08:00 PM - 10/14/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jody Watley is a GRAMMY Award Winning Pop/R&B innovative music maker, songwriter, producer and style-forging pioneer in music, video, dance and fashion as recognized...

  • Nilson Matta & Brazilian Voyages with Helen Sung
    08:00 PM - 09/14/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Nilson Matta is well known as the world-class bassist of Trio da Paz, but his solo career as a composer and band leader is equally noteworthy. His albums are thoughtful...

  • Sharon Clark
    08:00 PM - 09/06/2016

    At Blues Alley



  • An Evening w/SY SMITH the Queen of Underground Soul
    08:00 PM - 08/31/2016

    At Blues Alley

    When Sy Smith is not on the road with jazz trumpeter Chris Botti (which isn't often, they play about 200+ shows a year), she likes to bring her own unique sound...

  • Keith Busey & Friends feat.:Robert Thompson & Sonja
    08:00 PM - 08/29/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Keith Busey, Bass player, musical director currently for the 70's Soul Jam Tour, which features such 70's acts like , Blue Magic, Harold Melvins Blue Notes, Ray...

  • Ameen Saleem & The Groove Lab w/Mavis Swann Poole
    08:00 PM - 08/22/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Ameen Saleem’s main inspiration comes from jazz, but his music cannot be limited to a particular genre. For years he has played with Roy Hargrove’s Quintet...

  • Mycah Chevalier
    08:00 PM - 08/15/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Blessed with an irresistible and soulful voice, Mycah’s music is in a class all her own. She has shared the stage with noted artists such as El DeBarge, Lyfe Jennings,...

  • Tuck & Patti (Gutiar/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 08/14/2016

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti (Gutiar/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 08/13/2016

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti (Gutiar/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 08/12/2016

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti (Gutiar/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 08/11/2016

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Yolanda Rabun
    08:00 PM - 08/10/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Singing soulfully with power and a natural story-telling instinct, Yolanda Rabun stuns and transforms audiences because Yolanda sings with probing intelligence and...

  • Band of Roses
    08:00 PM - 08/09/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Inspired by Jazz, Funk, R&B and Soul, Band of Roses promises to deliver a unique style that transcends the norm. Her sound is cultivated by silky-smooth and powerhouse...

  • Paul McCandless & Charged Particles
    08:00 PM - 08/08/2016

    At Blues Alley

    The McCandless/Charged Particles project is bringing alive McCandless’ repertoire of original compositions that have been featured on his solo records over the...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    08:00 PM - 08/07/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet (Piano/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 08/06/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet (Piano/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 08/05/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet (Piano/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 08/04/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • EC3 & Friends featuring NIKKI Harris (Drums/Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 08/03/2016

    At Blues Alley

    When drummer EC3 hits the stage with his ensemble, audiences immediately know they are in for a high-octane good time. Performing a range of music from Afro-Cuban,...

  • M3 - Marcus Mitchell, Marcus Young & Marcus Anderson
    08:00 PM - 08/02/2016

    At Blues Alley

    “Baptized” in music before he was born, Marcus Young experienced the sound of music at an early age. He was raised in an environment surrounded by music under...

  • Jazzy Blu
    06:00 PM - 08/01/2016

    At Blues Alley



  • Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band (Percussion Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/31/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Inspired by the conga playing of Cuban great Mongo Santamaria, he honed his skills as a percussionist and broke into the limelight at the age of 23 when he joined...

  • Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band (Percussion Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/30/2016

    At Blues Alley

    "To me, Latin jazz is the world's greatest music," it has the melodic and harmonic sophistication of jazz and American standards, and the flavor and energy of Latin...

  • Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band (Percussion Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/29/2016

    At Blues Alley

    For more than three decades as both a leader and a sideman, conguero Poncho Sanchez has stirred up a fiery stew of straightahead jazz, gritty soul music, and infectious...

  • Otis Taylor Band (Trance Blues)
    08:00 PM - 07/28/2016

    At Blues Alley

    With Otis Taylor, it's best to expect the unexpected. While his music, an amalgamation of roots styles in their rawest form, discusses heavyweight issues like murder,...

  • Angela Stribling (Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 07/27/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Angela Stribling is probably best known for her television career on BET as Host of Screen Scene, the network's premier entertainment news show. Stribling discovered...

  • Brian Christopher (Soul/R&B)
    10:00 PM - 07/26/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Brian Christopher released his debut album "All of Me" in 2010. The lead single “I Wonder” won the New Music competition (Majic 102.3FM Washington DC). His second...

  • Brian Christopher (Soul/R&B)
    08:00 PM - 07/26/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Brian Christopher released his debut album "All of Me" in 2010. The lead single “I Wonder” won the New Music competition (Majic 102.3FM Washington DC). His second...

  • Dwayne Adell Trio
    08:00 PM - 07/25/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Dwayne Adell was born and raised in New York. While growing up he played pop, blues and classical piano, learning from records, TV and radio and playing exclusively...

  • Jazz Funk Soul Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb & Everette Harp
    08:00 PM - 07/24/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jazz Funk Soul is the new Smooth Jazz super group featuring 3 of the most important hit makers on the scene today: Jeff Lorber, Everette Harp and Chuck Loeb. As...

  • Jazz Funk Soul Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb & Everette Harp
    08:00 PM - 07/23/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jazz Funk Soul is the new Smooth Jazz super group featuring 3 of the most important hit makers on the scene today: Jeff Lorber, Everette Harp and Chuck Loeb. As...

  • Jazz Funk Soul Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb & Everette Harp
    08:00 PM - 07/22/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jazz Funk Soul is the new Smooth Jazz super group featuring 3 of the most important hit makers on the scene today: Jeff Lorber, Everette Harp and Chuck Loeb. As...

  • Jazz Funk Soul Jeff Lorber, Chuck Loeb & Everette Harp
    08:00 PM - 07/21/2016

    At Blues Alley

    azz Funk Soul is the new Smooth Jazz super group featuring 3 of the most important hit makers on the scene today: Jeff Lorber, Everette Harp and Chuck Loeb. As artists...

  • Kenny Rittenhouse Ensemble
    08:00 PM - 07/20/2016

    At Blues Alley

    The Kenny Rittenhouse Ensemble is one of the hardest swinging jazz groups in the greater DC metro area. The group, under the direction of trumpeter Kenny Rittenhouse,...

  • Michael Bowie's BLAST (Electric Bass/Genre Bending Pop Covers)
    08:00 PM - 07/19/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Michael Bowie is an internationally recognized musician, performing on both the electric and contrabass. With roots in the Washington D.C. jazz and gospel community,...

  • Fairfax Wind Symphony Summer Jazz Ensemble
    08:00 PM - 07/18/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Director Tony Aversano has been a Trumpeter in the Washington Metro Area for over twenty Five Years. Tony was brought to the Washington area as Trumpeter for the...

  • Marcus Johnson
    08:00 PM - 07/17/2016

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson
    08:00 PM - 07/16/2016

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson
    08:00 PM - 07/15/2016

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Marcus Johnson (Keys/Smooth Funk)
    08:00 PM - 07/14/2016

    At Blues Alley

    An independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz keyboardist and pianist, Marcus Johnson is also the CEO and Founder of FLO Brands,...

  • Luba Mason "Mixtura" (Vocals/Latin/Jazz/Pop)
    08:00 PM - 07/13/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Queens, N.Y., a first generation Slovak American and wife of Latin superstar Ruben Blades, Luba has released two critically- acclaimed albums : KRAZY LOVE...

  • GIA MORA ft Charlie Barnett
    08:00 PM - 07/12/2016

    At Blues Alley

    GIA MORA, a.k.a. Einstein’s Girl, is a multifaceted performer and writer. She brings her unique blend of brains and beauty to her work on screen and stage and...

  • Ruff Endz (Neo Soul)
    10:00 PM - 07/11/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Ruff­ Endz, the hip-hop soul duo of David "Davinch" Chance and Dante "Chi" Jordan, formed in Baltimore in the mid-'90s. Named after their trouble ?nding a record...

  • Ruff Endz (Neo Soul)
    08:00 PM - 07/11/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Ruff­ Endz, the hip-hop soul duo of David "Davinch" Chance and Dante "Chi" Jordan, formed in Baltimore in the mid-'90s. Named after their trouble ?nding a record...

  • Jean Carne (Soul Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/10/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne (SOUL Legend)
    10:00 PM - 07/09/2016

    At Blues Alley

    She then teamed up with Norman Connors for four highly regarded sets, contributed 'Reach For it' to George Duke's Gold album and sang lead vocals on the first two...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/08/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne (Philly Soul Legend)
    08:00 PM - 07/07/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Her recording career began in 1969 with her husband Doug. Her musical skills became apparent as a teenager on a morning radio talk show, 'Today In Georgia', when...

  • An Evening w/SY SMITH the Queen of Underground Soul
    04:00 PM - 07/07/2016

    At Blues Alley

    When Sy Smith is not on the road with jazz trumpeter Chris Botti (which isn't often, they play about 200+ shows a year), she likes to bring her own unique sound...

  • The Sunset Band
    08:00 PM - 07/06/2016

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  • Roberta Gambarini
    10:00 PM - 07/01/2016

    At Blues Alley

    As a result Roberta has had the good fortune to appear in concert & record with such Giants as Dave Brubeck, James Moody, Hank Jones, Clark Terry, Herbie Hancock...

  • Roberta Gambarini (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 07/01/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini (Jazz Vocals)
    08:00 PM - 07/01/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition. With this recognition as a springboard, and the assistance of some...

  • Karen Bernod "Akoustikally Karen"
    10:00 PM - 06/30/2016

    At Blues Alley

    A singer/songwriter/activist, KAREN BERNOD has performed lead and background vocals for Chaka Khan, Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu, D'Angelo and Incognito, among others....

  • Andaiye (Jazz/R&B/Soul)
    10:00 PM - 06/29/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Washington DC Native ANDAIYE combines her studies of jazz,neo-soul, gospel and R&B into an original style she coins Soul Jazz, which integrates improvisation and...

  • Andaiye (Jazz/Soul/R&B)
    08:00 PM - 06/29/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Washington DC Native ANDAIYE combines her studies of jazz,neo-soul, gospel and R&B into an original style she coins Soul Jazz, which integrates improvisation and...

  • Al Strong (Trumpet)
    10:00 PM - 06/28/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Since being introduced to jazz music at the age of 15, Al Strong has worked diligently to master and refine his musical passions. Raised in Washington, DC, Strong...

  • Al Strong (Trumpet)
    08:00 PM - 06/28/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Since being introduced to jazz music at the age of 15, Al Strong has worked diligently to master and refine his musical passions. Raised in Washington, DC, Strong...

  • Dwayne Adell (Piano)
    10:00 PM - 06/27/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Dwayne Adell was born and raised in New York. While growing up he played pop, blues and classical piano, learning from records, TV and radio and playing exclusively...

  • Dwayne Adell Trio (Piano)
    08:00 PM - 06/27/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Dwayne Adell was born and raised in New York. While growing up he played pop, blues and classical piano, learning from records, TV and radio and playing exclusively...

  • Kathy Sledge
    10:00 PM - 06/26/2016

    At Blues Alley



  • Kathy Sledge
    08:00 PM - 06/26/2016

    At Blues Alley



  • Kathy Sledge
    10:00 PM - 06/25/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Kathy Sledge is a Renaissance woman — a singer, songwriter, author, producer, manager, and Grammy-nominated music icon whose boundless creativity and passion has...

  • Kathy Sledge
    08:00 PM - 06/25/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Kathy Sledge is a Renaissance woman — a singer, songwriter, author, producer, manager, and Grammy-nominated music icon whose boundless creativity and passion has...

  • Nicholas Payton
    10:00 PM - 06/24/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Nicholas Payton made his major-label recording debut as a leader with From This Moment (Verve). Since then, Payton has consistently committed himself to developing...

  • Nicholas Payton
    08:00 PM - 06/24/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Payton's clarion trumpet, as well as his genre-defying solos, stood at the center of the music making... Payton bent notes beyond recognition… No descriptive label...

  • Grammy Award-Winning Iconic Ramsey Lewis - Piano Legend
    08:00 PM - 04/07/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Ramsey recently released his 80th collection of songs entitled "Ramsey, Taking Another Look". Ramsey has been an iconic leader in the contemporary jazz movement...

  • Kevin Eubanks at Blues Alley Georgetown Mar 24 - Mar 27
    08:00 PM - 03/24/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Kevin was first drawn into music listening to the energetic sounds of fusion and progressive rock, then went on to study at Berklee. He has played with icons including...

  • Corey Harris Rasta-Blue Experience at Blues Alley Mar 11 - Mar 13
    08:00 PM - 03/11/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Corey Harris is a guitarist, songwriter, and performer who is leading a contemporary revival of country blues with a fresh, modern hand. He is a powerful and compelling...

  • Soul/R&B Singer Wendy Hicks - Native Washingtonian and Looking for DC Talent!
    08:00 AM - 03/09/2016

    At Blues Alley

    From Gospel in her church choir to Classical music performed at the Kennedy Center, Wendy Hicks has blazed an exciting vocal career that has spanned more than 25...

  • Prolific Guitarist Randy Johnston - Two Show 8 PM & 10 PM
    08:00 PM - 03/07/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Randy Johnston is one of the most widely recorded and prolific guitarists of his generation. He has released 12 albums as a leader for the Muse, Highnote, J Curve,...

  • Acoustic Guitar Great Bertoncini - the Segovia of Jazz Guitar - Two Performances 8 PM & 10 PM
    08:00 AM - 03/01/2016

    At Blues Alley

    One of the more elegant, tasteful, and sensitive guitarists, Gene Bertoncini has perfected the art of playing soft, sentimental music and presenting it in a light,...

  • Roy Ayers at Blues Alley - Music & Dinner Two Shows nightly Feb 26 - 28
    08:00 PM - 02/26/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Constantly performing and recording since the 1960's, he is the most well known jazz vibraphonists. He has produced some of the most loved modern soul-jazz records...

  • Kim Waters Jazz Saxophone at Blues Alley Georgetown Feb 18 - Feb 21
    08:00 AM - 02/18/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Kim Waters has enjoyed a career longevity that is rare in the music business. For close to two decades the saxophonist, composer and producer has been one of the...

  • An Evening with Sarah Vaughan Blues Alley Georgetown
    08:00 PM - 02/17/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Program Narrative This concert is a walk down memory lane for those who remember Sarah ‘Sassy’ Vaughan. And an enlightening experience for those just getting...

  • Jazzy Blu - Performance and Dinner 8 PM & 10 PM
    08:00 AM - 02/15/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Jazzy Blu is a unique mixture of styles – everything from Jazz to R&B, Straight-Ahead to Rock, infusing it with their own eclectic dynamics. "I always wanted to...

  • Jazz Saxophonist Marion Meadows Valentines Day Show/Dinner - All shows now SOLD OUT
    08:00 PM - 02/11/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Saxophonist Marion Meadows is hiding something. Like a deft sleight-of-hand artist, there’s always something up his sleeve – something he’s not showing you...

  • Legendary Buster Williams at Blues Alley Jazz Club
    08:00 PM - 01/24/2016

    At Blues Alley

    Buster Williams is a prodigious artist whose playing knows no limits. He has played, recorded and collaborated with jazz giants such as Art Blakey, Betty Carter,...

  • Tuck & Patti
    02:00 AM - 08/24/2015

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti
    12:00 AM - 08/24/2015

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti
    02:00 AM - 08/23/2015

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti
    12:00 AM - 08/23/2015

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti
    02:00 AM - 08/22/2015

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti
    12:00 AM - 08/22/2015

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti
    02:00 AM - 08/21/2015

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Tuck & Patti
    12:00 AM - 08/21/2015

    At Blues Alley

    With nothing more than voice and guitar, Tuck & Patti have quietly changed the world. Through whispered ballads as well as playful swing, through a style that tempers...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    02:00 AM - 08/10/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    12:00 AM - 08/10/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    02:00 AM - 08/09/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    12:00 AM - 08/09/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    02:00 AM - 08/08/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    12:00 AM - 08/08/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    02:00 AM - 08/07/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Freddy Cole Quartet
    12:00 AM - 08/07/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Cole doesn't apologize for sounding like his brother, Nat "King" Cole. There are certain unmistakable similarities. He plays piano and sings and performs live with...

  • Nicole Henry
    02:00 AM - 07/31/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Sophisticated, soulful and fun, Nicole Henry has won praise from both critics and audiences worldwide for her powerful ability to truly touch and inspire people...

  • Nicole Henry
    12:00 AM - 07/31/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Sophisticated, soulful and fun, Nicole Henry has won praise from both critics and audiences worldwide for her powerful ability to truly touch and inspire people...

  • Larry Coryell & Strings Attached
    02:00 AM - 07/26/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Featuring Larry Coryell, Jack Wilkins, Jimmy Bruno, Joe Cohn and Vic Juris.  Five leading jazz guitarists whose combined credits represent a Who’s Who...

  • Larry Coryell & Strings Attached
    12:00 AM - 07/26/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Featuring Larry Coryell, Jack Wilkins, Jimmy Bruno, Joe Cohn and Vic Juris.  Five leading jazz guitarists whose combined credits represent a Who’s Who...

  • Larry Coryell & Strings Attached
    02:00 AM - 07/25/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Featuring Larry Coryell, Jack Wilkins, Jimmy Bruno, Joe Cohn and Vic Juris.  Five leading jazz guitarists whose combined credits represent a Who’s Who...

  • Larry Coryell & Strings Attached
    12:00 AM - 07/25/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Featuring Larry Coryell, Jack Wilkins, Jimmy Bruno, Joe Cohn and Vic Juris.  Five leading jazz guitarists whose combined credits represent a Who’s Who...

  • Larry Coryell & Strings Attached
    02:00 AM - 07/24/2015

    At Blues Alley

    As one of the pioneers of jazz-rock -- perhaps the pioneer in the ears of some -- Larry Coryell deserves a special place in the history books. He brought what amounted...

  • Larry Coryell @ Blues Alley
    01:00 AM - 07/24/2015

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  • Larry Coryell & Strings Attached
    12:00 AM - 07/24/2015

    At Blues Alley

    As one of the pioneers of jazz-rock -- perhaps the pioneer in the ears of some -- Larry Coryell deserves a special place in the history books. He brought what amounted...

  • Marcus Johnson
    02:00 AM - 07/20/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus Johnson released his 12th CD titled, "This is How I Rock", in 2011. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson's deliberate crossing into the pop/rock...

  • Marcus Johnson
    12:00 AM - 07/20/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus Johnson released his 12th CD titled, "This is How I Rock", in 2011. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson's deliberate crossing into the pop/rock...

  • Marcus Johnson
    02:00 AM - 07/19/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus Johnson released his 12th CD titled, "This is How I Rock", in 2011. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson's deliberate crossing into the pop/rock...

  • Marcus Johnson
    12:00 AM - 07/19/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus Johnson released his 12th CD titled, "This is How I Rock", in 2011. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson's deliberate crossing into the pop/rock...

  • Marcus Johnson
    02:00 AM - 07/18/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus Johnson released his 12th CD titled, "This is How I Rock", in 2011. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson's deliberate crossing into the pop/rock...

  • Marcus Johnson
    12:00 AM - 07/18/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus Johnson released his 12th CD titled, "This is How I Rock", in 2011. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson's deliberate crossing into the pop/rock...

  • Marcus Johnson
    02:00 AM - 07/17/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus Johnson released his 12th CD titled, "This is How I Rock", in 2011. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson's deliberate crossing into the pop/rock...

  • Marcus Johnson
    12:00 AM - 07/17/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Marcus Johnson released his 12th CD titled, "This is How I Rock", in 2011. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson's deliberate crossing into the pop/rock...

  • Jean Carne "The 40 Year Tour"
    02:00 AM - 07/13/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne "The 40 Year Tour"
    12:00 AM - 07/13/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne "The 40 Year Tour"
    02:00 AM - 07/12/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne "The 40 Year Tour"
    12:00 AM - 07/12/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne "The 40 Year Tour"
    02:00 AM - 07/11/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne "The 40 Year Tour"
    12:00 AM - 07/11/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne "The 40 Year Tour"
    02:00 AM - 07/10/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Jean Carne "The 40 Year Tour"
    12:00 AM - 07/10/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Jean was often praised for being one of the first Afro-American women to control her musical stylings and not be controlled by the industry moguls. Jean performed...

  • Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra
    02:00 AM - 07/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Imagine yourself in the US Armed Services at the height of World War II. A long way from home, you yearn for music, company and the chance to hold a girl in your...

  • Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra
    12:00 AM - 07/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Imagine yourself in the US Armed Services at the height of World War II. A long way from home, you yearn for music, company and the chance to hold a girl in your...

  • Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra
    02:00 AM - 07/03/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Imagine yourself in the US Armed Services at the height of World War II. A long way from home, you yearn for music, company and the chance to hold a girl in your...

  • Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra
    12:00 AM - 07/03/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Imagine yourself in the US Armed Services at the height of World War II. A long way from home, you yearn for music, company and the chance to hold a girl in your...

  • Andaiye
    02:00 AM - 07/01/2015

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    Washington DC Native ANDAIYE combines her studies of jazz,neo-soul, gospel and R&B into an original style she coins Soul Jazz, which integrates improvisation and...

  • Andaiye
    12:00 AM - 07/01/2015

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    Washington DC Native ANDAIYE combines her studies of jazz,neo-soul, gospel and R&B into an original style she coins Soul Jazz, which integrates improvisation and...

  • Joyce Moreno
    02:00 AM - 06/29/2015

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    Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted...

  • Joyce Moreno
    12:00 AM - 06/29/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted...

  • Joyce Moreno
    02:00 AM - 06/28/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted...

  • Joyce Moreno
    12:00 AM - 06/28/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted...

  • Joyce Moreno
    02:00 AM - 06/27/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted...

  • Joyce Moreno
    12:00 AM - 06/27/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted...

  • Joyce Moreno
    02:00 AM - 06/26/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted...

  • Joyce Moreno
    12:00 AM - 06/26/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born in Rio de Janeiro, the singer, composer, arranger and instrumentalist JOYCE MORENO has in her portfolio 400 recordings of songs she has authored, interpreted...

  • Erikka J
    02:00 AM - 06/25/2015

    At Blues Alley

    DC born singer/songwriter/entertainer Erikka J, like many vocalists, started singing in church but began to seriously pursue her craft in high school, which she...

  • Erikka J
    12:00 AM - 06/25/2015

    At Blues Alley

    DC born singer/songwriter/entertainer Erikka J, like many vocalists, started singing in church but began to seriously pursue her craft in high school, which she...

  • Terence Blanchard
    02:00 AM - 06/22/2015

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    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    12:00 AM - 06/22/2015

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    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    02:00 AM - 06/21/2015

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    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    12:00 AM - 06/21/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    02:00 AM - 06/20/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    12:00 AM - 06/20/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    02:00 AM - 06/19/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    12:00 AM - 06/19/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    02:00 AM - 06/18/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    12:00 AM - 06/18/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    02:00 AM - 06/17/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Terence Blanchard
    12:00 AM - 06/17/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Blanchard was born in New Orleans. In his teens Blanchard attended the New Orleans Center of Creative Arts, where he studied and played with saxophonist Donald Harrison....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    02:00 AM - 06/15/2015

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    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    12:00 AM - 06/15/2015

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    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    02:00 AM - 06/14/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    12:00 AM - 06/14/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    02:00 AM - 06/13/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    12:00 AM - 06/13/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    02:00 AM - 06/12/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Roberta Gambarini
    12:00 AM - 06/12/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Barely 2 weeks after setting foot on American soil for the 1st time, Roberta surprised the Jazz world by finishing 3rd in the 1998 Thelonious Monk Vocal Competition....

  • Albare
    02:00 AM - 06/09/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Albare believes that you can create popular music and mix the genres: World, Latin, Funk and folkloric music with Jazz. It fact his music is not only fun, it is...

  • Albare
    12:00 AM - 06/09/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Albare believes that you can create popular music and mix the genres: World, Latin, Funk and folkloric music with Jazz. It fact his music is not only fun, it is...

  • Irma Thomas
    02:00 AM - 06/08/2015

    At Blues Alley

    The unrivaled Soul Queen of New Orleans -- a title officially bestowed by local officials, no less -- Irma Thomas ranks among Crescent City R&B's greatest and most...

  • Irma Thomas
    12:00 AM - 06/08/2015

    At Blues Alley

    The unrivaled Soul Queen of New Orleans -- a title officially bestowed by local officials, no less -- Irma Thomas ranks among Crescent City R&B's greatest and most...

  • Irma Thomas
    02:00 AM - 06/07/2015

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    “Most singers who have been recording as long as Thomas resort to tricks, mannerisms, and show-off displays, but she remains the anti-diva, a stylist of exquisite...

  • Irma Thomas
    12:00 AM - 06/07/2015

    At Blues Alley

    “Most singers who have been recording as long as Thomas resort to tricks, mannerisms, and show-off displays, but she remains the anti-diva, a stylist of exquisite...

  • Irma Thomas
    02:00 AM - 06/06/2015

    At Blues Alley

    The unrivaled Soul Queen of New Orleans -- a title officially bestowed by local officials, no less -- Irma Thomas ranks among Crescent City R&B's greatest and most...

  • Irma Thomas
    12:00 AM - 06/06/2015

    At Blues Alley

    The unrivaled Soul Queen of New Orleans -- a title officially bestowed by local officials, no less -- Irma Thomas ranks among Crescent City R&B's greatest and most...