Blues Alley

1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington,  DC 20007

Phone: (202) 337-4141

Events

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

    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...

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

    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...

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

    At Blues Alley

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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 - 03/30/2017

    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 - 03/31/2017

    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 - 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 - 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...

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

    At Blues Alley

    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...

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

    At Blues Alley

    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...

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

    At Blues Alley

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

  • 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...

  • 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 - 04/08/2017

    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
    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

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

    At Blues Alley

    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....

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 - 04/22/2017

    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 - 04/23/2017

    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....

Past Events

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

    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...

  • 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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    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...

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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    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 - 02/25/2017

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    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 - 02/18/2017

    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 - 02/17/2017

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    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...

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

    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...

  • 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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    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 - 02/03/2017

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

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    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

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    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    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 - 11/19/2016

    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
    08:00 PM - 11/18/2016

    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
    08:00 PM - 11/17/2016

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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    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 - 11/04/2016

    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

    At Blues Alley

    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

    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...

  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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...

  • Veronneau
    02:00 AM - 06/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    International band Veronneau has captivated festival, concert, and club audiences across North America and Europe with their unique world jazz sound, deliciously...

  • Veronneau
    12:00 AM - 06/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    International band Veronneau has captivated festival, concert, and club audiences across North America and Europe with their unique world jazz sound, deliciously...

  • vinx
    02:00 AM - 06/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Most people know him as...One man. One voice. One drum. As you will discover, Vinx is much more. Vinx's music transcends languages and borders. This is evident from...

  • vinx
    12:00 AM - 06/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Most people know him as...One man. One voice. One drum. As you will discover, Vinx is much more. Vinx's music transcends languages and borders. This is evident from...

  • Johnny Boyd
    02:00 AM - 06/01/2015

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    Singer, Songwriter, Swing Lover! He has the romanticism of a crooner. The boyish good looks of a classic, golden-era matinee idol. The true passion, soul and vision...

  • Johnny Boyd
    12:00 AM - 06/01/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Singer, Songwriter, Swing Lover! He has the romanticism of a crooner. The boyish good looks of a classic, golden-era matinee idol. The true passion, soul and vision...

  • Art Sherrod Jr.
    02:00 AM - 05/31/2015

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    Smooth and urban jazz saxophonist Art Sherrod Jr grew up in Palestine, Texas surrounded by parents who made music a main part of the Sherrod household. At the age...

  • Art Sherrod Jr.
    12:00 AM - 05/31/2015

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    Smooth and urban jazz saxophonist Art Sherrod Jr grew up in Palestine, Texas surrounded by parents who made music a main part of the Sherrod household. At the age...

  • Art Sherrod Jr.
    02:00 AM - 05/30/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Smooth and urban jazz saxophonist Art Sherrod Jr grew up in Palestine, Texas surrounded by parents who made music a main part of the Sherrod household. At the age...

  • Art Sherrod Jr.
    12:00 AM - 05/30/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Smooth and urban jazz saxophonist Art Sherrod Jr grew up in Palestine, Texas surrounded by parents who made music a main part of the Sherrod household. At the age...

  • Eldar
    02:00 AM - 05/29/2015

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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...

  • Eldar
    12:00 AM - 05/29/2015

    At Blues Alley

    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...

  • Dee Lucas
    02:00 AM - 05/27/2015

    At Blues Alley

    National recording artist and contemporary jazz soprano saxophonist Dee Lucas has just released his 3rd CD titled ""Standing Room Only"" which he continues to take...

  • Dee Lucas
    12:00 AM - 05/27/2015

    At Blues Alley

    National recording artist and contemporary jazz soprano saxophonist Dee Lucas has just released his 3rd CD titled ""Standing Room Only"" which he continues to take...

  • "4 Generations of Miles" Mike Stern - Jimmy Cobb
    02:00 AM - 05/25/2015

    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" Mike Stern - Jimmy Cobb
    12:00 AM - 05/25/2015

    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" Mike Stern - Jimmy Cobb
    02:00 AM - 05/24/2015

    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" Mike Stern - Jimmy Cobb
    12:00 AM - 05/24/2015

    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" Mike Stern - Jimmy Cobb
    02:00 AM - 05/23/2015

    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" Mike Stern - Jimmy Cobb
    12:00 AM - 05/23/2015

    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" Mike Stern - Jimmy Cobb
    02:00 AM - 05/22/2015

    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" Mike Stern - Jimmy Cobb
    12:00 AM - 05/22/2015

    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...

  • Cesar Orozco & Kamarata Jazz
    02:00 AM - 05/21/2015

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    Csar Orozco is a prolific pianist, composer and arranger. Leonardo Bigott writes in the Caracas magazine Ladosis, "His refined technique and unbridled passion......

  • Cesar Orozco & Kamarata Jazz
    12:00 AM - 05/21/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Csar Orozco is a prolific pianist, composer and arranger. Leonardo Bigott writes in the Caracas magazine Ladosis, "His refined technique and unbridled passion......

  • Vocal Workshop Graduation Concert
    01:00 AM - 05/20/2015

    At Blues Alley

    The Vocal Workshop is an eight-week program designed to guide you in your journey towards becoming the jazz vocalist you want to be. We offer high-quality instruction...

  • Vocal Workshop Graduation Concert
    11:00 PM - 05/19/2015

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    The Vocal Workshop is an eight-week program designed to guide you in your journey towards becoming the jazz vocalist you want to be. We offer high-quality instruction...

  • Edmund Burke School Jazz Ensemble
    01:00 AM - 05/19/2015

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    At Edmund Burke School, students don't follow one predetermined route to their future. We focus on equipping young people with the tools they need to identify and...

  • Georgetown Day School Jazz Ensemble
    11:00 PM - 05/18/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Georgetown Day School honors the integrity and worth of each individual within a diverse school community. GDS is dedicated to providing a supportive educational...

  • Melba Moore
    02:00 AM - 05/11/2015

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  • Otis Taylor
    02:00 AM - 05/11/2015

    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,...

  • Otis Taylor
    12:00 AM - 05/11/2015

    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,...

  • Melba Moore
    12:00 AM - 05/10/2015

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  • Melba Moore
    02:00 AM - 05/09/2015

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  • Melba Moore
    12:00 AM - 05/09/2015

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  • Donnie
    02:00 AM - 05/08/2015

    At Blues Alley

    The smooth style of modern day soul singer Donnie is comparable to such other similar sounding artists as India Arie, Jill Scott, D'angelo, and Maxwell. Born in...

  • Donnie
    12:00 AM - 05/08/2015

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    The smooth style of modern day soul singer Donnie is comparable to such other similar sounding artists as India Arie, Jill Scott, D'angelo, and Maxwell. Born in...

  • Tinsley Ellis
    02:00 AM - 05/07/2015

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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...

  • Tinsley Ellis
    12:00 AM - 05/07/2015

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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...

  • Anton Schwartz Quintet
    02:00 AM - 05/06/2015

    At Blues Alley

    In 1995, Anton Schwartz walked away from a high-powered academic career in Artificial Intelligence to play music full-time. Anton quickly gained an enthusiastic...

  • Anton Schwartz Quintet
    12:00 AM - 05/06/2015

    At Blues Alley

    In 1995, Anton Schwartz walked away from a high-powered academic career in Artificial Intelligence to play music full-time. Anton quickly gained an enthusiastic...

  • Kenny Garrett
    02:00 AM - 05/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    During his career, Kenny has performed and recorded with many jazz greats such as Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, Brian Blade,...

  • Kenny Garrett
    12:00 AM - 05/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    During his career, Kenny has performed and recorded with many jazz greats such as Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, Brian Blade,...

  • Kenny Garrett
    02:00 AM - 05/03/2015

    At Blues Alley

    During his career, Kenny has performed and recorded with many jazz greats such as Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, Brian Blade,...

  • Kenny Garrett
    12:00 AM - 05/03/2015

    At Blues Alley

    During his career, Kenny has performed and recorded with many jazz greats such as Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, Brian Blade,...

  • Kenny Garrett
    02:00 AM - 05/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

    During his career, Kenny has performed and recorded with many jazz greats such as Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, Brian Blade,...

  • Kenny Garrett
    12:00 AM - 05/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

    During his career, Kenny has performed and recorded with many jazz greats such as Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, Brian Blade,...

  • Kenny Garrett
    02:00 AM - 05/01/2015

    At Blues Alley

    During his career, Kenny has performed and recorded with many jazz greats such as Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, Brian Blade,...

  • Kenny Garrett
    12:00 AM - 05/01/2015

    At Blues Alley

    During his career, Kenny has performed and recorded with many jazz greats such as Miles Davis, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, McCoy Tyner, Pharoah Sanders, Brian Blade,...

  • Omar Sosa Quarteto Afro-Cubano
    02:00 AM - 04/30/2015

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

  • Omar Sosa Quarteto Afro-Cubano
    12:00 AM - 04/30/2015

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

  • Andrew White "A Love Supreme at 50"
    02:00 AM - 04/29/2015

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    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...

  • Andrew White "A Love Supreme at 50"
    12:00 AM - 04/29/2015

    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...

  • Algebra Blessett
    02:00 AM - 04/27/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born Algebra Felicia Blessett and hailing from the R&B hotbed of Atlanta, Algebra has already earned a reputation as one of her hometown's most exciting new talents....

  • Algebra Blessett
    12:00 AM - 04/27/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born Algebra Felicia Blessett and hailing from the R&B hotbed of Atlanta, Algebra has already earned a reputation as one of her hometown's most exciting new talents....

  • Algebra Blessett
    02:00 AM - 04/26/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Born Algebra Felicia Blessett and hailing from the R&B hotbed of Atlanta, Algebra has already earned a reputation as one of her hometown's most exciting new talents....

  • Algebra Blessett
    12:00 AM - 04/26/2015

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    Born Algebra Felicia Blessett and hailing from the R&B hotbed of Atlanta, Algebra has already earned a reputation as one of her hometown's most exciting new talents....

  • Skip Puritt
    02:00 AM - 04/25/2015

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  • Skip Puritt
    12:00 AM - 04/25/2015

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  • Sean Jones Quartet
    02:00 AM - 04/24/2015

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    Trumpeter Sean Jones has revealed himself as among the most immensely expressive, versatile and gifted players of his generation. With each new project, the Warren,...

  • Sean Jones Quartet
    12:00 AM - 04/24/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Trumpeter Sean Jones has revealed himself as among the most immensely expressive, versatile and gifted players of his generation. With each new project, the Warren,...

  • US Army Blues
    02:00 AM - 04/22/2015

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    The U.S. Army Blues, part of the United States Army Band "Pershing's Own," is the premier jazz ensemble of the United States Army. After informal beginnings in 1970,...

  • US Army Blues
    12:00 AM - 04/22/2015

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    The U.S. Army Blues, part of the United States Army Band "Pershing's Own," is the premier jazz ensemble of the United States Army. After informal beginnings in 1970,...

  • Sean Jones Quartet
    02:00 AM - 04/21/2015

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    Trumpeter Sean Jones has revealed himself as among the most immensely expressive, versatile and gifted players of his generation. With each new project, the Warren,...

  • Blues Alley Youth Orchestra
    01:00 AM - 04/21/2015

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    The Orchestra was founded in 1985 along with its parent Blues Alley Jazz Society and performs varied musical selections by such successful jazz composers as Duke...

  • Sean Jones Quartet
    12:00 AM - 04/21/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Trumpeter Sean Jones has revealed himself as among the most immensely expressive, versatile and gifted players of his generation. With each new project, the Warren,...

  • Arturo Sandoval
    12:00 AM - 04/20/2015

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

  • Arturo Sandoval
    02:00 AM - 04/19/2015

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

  • Arturo Sandoval
    02:00 AM - 04/19/2015

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

  • Arturo Sandoval
    12:00 AM - 04/19/2015

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

  • Arturo Sandoval
    02:00 AM - 04/18/2015

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

  • Arturo Sandoval
    12:00 AM - 04/18/2015

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

  • Arturo Sandoval
    02:00 AM - 04/17/2015

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

  • Arturo Sandoval
    12:00 AM - 04/17/2015

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

  • Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet
    02:00 AM - 04/16/2015

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    From a tender young age it was clear that Jason Marsalis had what it took to be great. Jason is the son of pianist and music educator Ellis Marsalis and his wife...

  • Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet
    12:00 AM - 04/16/2015

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    From a tender young age it was clear that Jason Marsalis had what it took to be great. Jason is the son of pianist and music educator Ellis Marsalis and his wife...

  • Donna Byrne & The Dave Marsh Trio
    02:00 AM - 04/15/2015

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    Donna Byrne can take her listeners on a journey down new musical avenues by using a wide range of deep, soulful vocal talents and a true artist's feel for interpretation...

  • Donna Byrne & The Dave Marsh Trio
    12:00 AM - 04/15/2015

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    Donna Byrne can take her listeners on a journey down new musical avenues by using a wide range of deep, soulful vocal talents and a true artist's feel for interpretation...

  • Ramsey Lewis
    02:00 AM - 04/13/2015

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

  • Ramsey Lewis
    12:00 AM - 04/13/2015

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

  • Ramsey Lewis
    02:00 AM - 04/12/2015

    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...

  • Ramsey Lewis
    12:00 AM - 04/12/2015

    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...

  • Ramsey Lewis
    02:00 AM - 04/11/2015

    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...

  • Ramsey Lewis
    12:00 AM - 04/11/2015

    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...

  • Ramsey Lewis
    02:00 AM - 04/10/2015

    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...

  • Ramsey Lewis
    12:00 AM - 04/10/2015

    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...

  • Afro Blue
    02:00 AM - 04/07/2015

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    Howard University's premier vocal jazz ensemble, Afro Blue, was formed by Professor Connaitre Miller in the spring of 2002. Singing music in styles similar to Lambert,...

  • Afro Blue
    12:00 AM - 04/07/2015

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    Howard University's premier vocal jazz ensemble, Afro Blue, was formed by Professor Connaitre Miller in the spring of 2002. Singing music in styles similar to Lambert,...

  • Roy Hargrove
    02:00 AM - 04/06/2015

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    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    12:00 AM - 04/06/2015

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    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    02:00 AM - 04/05/2015

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    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    12:00 AM - 04/05/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    02:00 AM - 04/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    12:00 AM - 04/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    02:00 AM - 04/03/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    12:00 AM - 04/03/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    02:00 AM - 04/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    12:00 AM - 04/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    02:00 AM - 04/01/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Roy Hargrove
    12:00 AM - 04/01/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Roy Hargrove, the 41 year-old Dallas born trumpeter has never been short of hipness. Mentored as a teenager by Wynton Marsalis, he has a flaring tone and a lyrical...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    02:00 AM - 03/30/2015

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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
    12:00 AM - 03/30/2015

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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
    02:00 AM - 03/29/2015

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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
    02:00 AM - 03/29/2015

    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...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    12:00 AM - 03/29/2015

    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...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    12:00 AM - 03/28/2015

    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...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    02:00 AM - 03/27/2015

    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...

  • Kevin Eubanks
    12:00 AM - 03/27/2015

    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...

  • nate Najar
    02:00 AM - 03/26/2015

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    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...

  • nate Najar
    12:00 AM - 03/26/2015

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    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...

  • Machiko Ozawa
    02:00 AM - 03/25/2015

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    Violinist Machiko Ozawa gave her debut recital at the Carnegie Weill Recital Hall in 2002 as a winner of the Artists International Competition. Subsequently she...

  • Erikka J
    02:00 AM - 03/25/2015

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    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 - 03/25/2015

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    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...

  • Machiko Ozawa
    12:00 AM - 03/25/2015

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    Violinist Machiko Ozawa gave her debut recital at the Carnegie Weill Recital Hall in 2002 as a winner of the Artists International Competition. Subsequently she...

  • Cheikh Ndoye "A Cultural Affair"
    02:00 AM - 03/22/2015

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    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 "A Cultural Affair"
    12:00 AM - 03/22/2015

    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 "A Cultural Affair"
    02:00 AM - 03/21/2015

    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 "A Cultural Affair"
    12:00 AM - 03/21/2015

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    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 "A Cultural Affair"
    02:00 AM - 03/20/2015

    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 "A Cultural Affair"
    12:00 AM - 03/20/2015

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    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...

  • Bucky Pizzarelli & Ed Laub
    02:00 AM - 03/19/2015

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    The Bucky Pizzarelli and Ed Laub Duo have been performing for the past 12 years after a lifetime association as teacher/student. As a duo they...

  • Bucky Pizzarelli & Ed Laub
    12:00 AM - 03/19/2015

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    The Bucky Pizzarelli and Ed Laub Duo have been performing for the past 12 years after a lifetime association as teacher/student. As a duo they...

  • Royal Southern Brotherhood
    02:00 AM - 03/18/2015

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    Mike Zito, Devon Allman, Cyril Neville, Charlie Wooten and Yonrico Scott The soul of the south. Amplified soul for the new generation. Before they even hit a chord,...

  • Royal Southern Brotherhood
    12:00 AM - 03/18/2015

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    Mike Zito, Devon Allman, Cyril Neville, Charlie Wooten and Yonrico Scott The soul of the south. Amplified soul for the new generation. Before they even hit a chord,...

  • Peter White
    02:00 AM - 03/16/2015

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    Door Price of $45.00. InstantSeats Special Price Offer of $30.00. Smooth jazz guitarist Peter White's lyrical lines and musical inventiveness are a joy to listen...

  • Peter White
    12:00 AM - 03/16/2015

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    Door Price of $45.00. InstantSeats Special Price Offer of $30.00. Smooth jazz guitarist Peter White's lyrical lines and musical inventiveness are a joy to listen...

  • Peter White
    02:00 AM - 03/15/2015

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    Door Price of $45.00. InstantSeats Special Price Offer of $30.00. Smooth jazz guitarist Peter White's lyrical lines and musical inventiveness are a joy to listen...

  • Peter White
    12:00 AM - 03/15/2015

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    Door Price of $45.00. InstantSeats Special Price Offer of $30.00. Smooth jazz guitarist Peter White's lyrical lines and musical inventiveness are a joy to listen...

  • Peter White
    02:00 AM - 03/14/2015

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    Door Price of $45.00. InstantSeats Special Price Offer of $30.00. Smooth jazz guitarist Peter White's lyrical lines and musical inventiveness are a joy to listen...

  • Peter White
    12:00 AM - 03/14/2015

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    Door Price of $45.00. InstantSeats Special Price Offer of $30.00. Smooth jazz guitarist Peter White's lyrical lines and musical inventiveness are a joy to listen...

  • Avery Sharpe Trio
    02:00 AM - 03/11/2015

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    "Even in these times of extraordinary bass players, Sharpe stands out."Leonard Feather,Los Angeles Times"The key to the thrusting power of Mr. Tyner's current trio...

  • Avery Sharpe Trio
    12:00 AM - 03/11/2015

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    "Even in these times of extraordinary bass players, Sharpe stands out."Leonard Feather,Los Angeles Times"The key to the thrusting power of Mr. Tyner's current trio...

  • Stanley Jordan
    02:00 AM - 03/09/2015

    At Blues Alley

    One way to attack the daunting task of describing Stanley Jordan is to think of him as a world class guitarist who marches in all aspects of his life to the beat...

  • Stanley Jordan
    12:00 AM - 03/09/2015

    At Blues Alley

    One way to attack the daunting task of describing Stanley Jordan is to think of him as a world class guitarist who marches in all aspects of his life to the beat...

  • Stanley Jordan
    03:00 AM - 03/08/2015

    At Blues Alley

    One way to attack the daunting task of describing Stanley Jordan is to think of him as a world class guitarist who marches in all aspects of his life to the beat...

  • Stanley Jordan
    01:00 AM - 03/08/2015

    At Blues Alley

    One way to attack the daunting task of describing Stanley Jordan is to think of him as a world class guitarist who marches in all aspects of his life to the beat...

  • Stanley Jordan
    03:00 AM - 03/07/2015

    At Blues Alley

    One way to attack the daunting task of describing Stanley Jordan is to think of him as a world class guitarist who marches in all aspects of his life to the beat...

  • Stanley Jordan
    01:00 AM - 03/07/2015

    At Blues Alley

    One way to attack the daunting task of describing Stanley Jordan is to think of him as a world class guitarist who marches in all aspects of his life to the beat...

  • Alex Bugnon
    03:00 AM - 03/06/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Contemporary jazz keyboard player Alex Bugnon, nephew of trumpeter Donald Byrd, grew up going to the Montreux Jazz Festival in his hometown in Switzerland. He attended...

  • Stanley Jordan
    03:00 AM - 03/06/2015

    At Blues Alley

    One way to attack the daunting task of describing Stanley Jordan is to think of him as a world class guitarist who marches in all aspects of his life to the beat...

  • Alex Bugnon
    01:00 AM - 03/06/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Contemporary jazz keyboard player Alex Bugnon, nephew of trumpeter Donald Byrd, grew up going to the Montreux Jazz Festival in his hometown in Switzerland. He attended...

  • Stanley Jordan
    01:00 AM - 03/06/2015

    At Blues Alley

    One way to attack the daunting task of describing Stanley Jordan is to think of him as a world class guitarist who marches in all aspects of his life to the beat...

  • Little Bit A Blues
    03:00 AM - 03/05/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Warner Williams, from Gaithersburg, Md., is one of the finest Piedmont-style blues guitar players in the country. He was born and raised in Takoma Park, part of...

  • Little Bit A Blues
    01:00 AM - 03/05/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Warner Williams, from Gaithersburg, Md., is one of the finest Piedmont-style blues guitar players in the country. He was born and raised in Takoma Park, part of...

  • Billy Thompson Band
    03:00 AM - 03/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Billy Thompson has been delivering guitar work that has electrified audiences in the U.S. and throughout Europe, setting the tone for this veteran musician's sizzling...

  • Billy Thompson Band
    01:00 AM - 03/04/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Billy Thompson has been delivering guitar work that has electrified audiences in the U.S. and throughout Europe, setting the tone for this veteran musician's sizzling...

  • Wayna
    03:00 AM - 03/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

    After earning a Bachelor's degree with a double major in English and Speech Communication from the University of Maryland, Wayna began her professional career as...

  • A'Ngela Winbush
    03:00 AM - 03/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

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

  • A'Ngela Winbush
    01:00 AM - 03/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

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

  • Wayna
    01:00 AM - 03/02/2015

    At Blues Alley

    After earning a Bachelor's degree with a double major in English and Speech Communication from the University of Maryland, Wayna began her professional career as...

  • A'Ngela Winbush
    03:00 AM - 03/01/2015

    At Blues Alley

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

  • A'Ngela Winbush
    01:00 AM - 03/01/2015

    At Blues Alley

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

  • A'Ngela Winbush
    03:00 AM - 02/28/2015

    At Blues Alley

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

  • A'Ngela Winbush
    01:00 AM - 02/28/2015

    At Blues Alley

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

  • Sine Qua Non
    03:00 AM - 02/26/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Sine Qua Non is a Washington, D.C.-based quintet, rooted in American jazz but propelled by a European classical approach to composition and performance. It also...

  • Sine Qua Non
    01:00 AM - 02/26/2015

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    Sine Qua Non is a Washington, D.C.-based quintet, rooted in American jazz but propelled by a European classical approach to composition and performance. It also...

  • Be'La Dona
    03:00 AM - 02/25/2015

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    Washington DC is the birthplace of this exciting and diverse All Female Band. Be'la Dona is so unique in their musical presentation that they have branded their...

  • Be'La Dona
    01:00 AM - 02/25/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Washington DC is the birthplace of this exciting and diverse All Female Band. Be'la Dona is so unique in their musical presentation that they have branded their...

  • Kim Waters
    03:00 AM - 02/23/2015

    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
    01:00 AM - 02/23/2015

    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
    03:00 AM - 02/22/2015

    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
    01:00 AM - 02/22/2015

    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
    03:00 AM - 02/21/2015

    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
    01:00 AM - 02/21/2015

    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...

  • Carol Riddick
    03:00 AM - 02/19/2015

    At Blues Alley

    This sultry songstress-songwriter has graced stages from her hometown of Philadelphia and across the globe, winning fans and admirers with her extraordinary voice...

  • Carol Riddick
    01:00 AM - 02/19/2015

    At Blues Alley

    This sultry songstress-songwriter has graced stages from her hometown of Philadelphia and across the globe, winning fans and admirers with her extraordinary voice...

  • Conclusion Band
    03:00 AM - 02/18/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Conclusion Band is one of the hottest most versatile upcoming bands in the DC, MD & VA (DMV) area. We cater to the type of audience who enjoys a mature blend of...

  • Conclusion Band
    01:00 AM - 02/18/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Conclusion Band is one of the hottest most versatile upcoming bands in the DC, MD & VA (DMV) area. We cater to the type of audience who enjoys a mature blend of...

  • Syleena Johnson
    03:00 AM - 02/16/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Grammy nominated vocalist and writer Syleena Johnson is one of the greatest singers and performers of her generation. She has scored major R&B hits and been invited...

  • Marion Meadows
    03:00 AM - 02/16/2015

    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 outright...

  • Syleena Johnson
    01:00 AM - 02/16/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Grammy nominated vocalist and writer Syleena Johnson is one of the greatest singers and performers of her generation. She has scored major R&B hits and been invited...

  • Marion Meadows
    01:00 AM - 02/16/2015

    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 outright...

  • Frederic Yonnet
    03:00 AM - 02/15/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Called "the Jimi Hendrix of the harmonica," Frdric Yonnet brings the humble harmonica front and center, defying expectations and coaxing contemporary jazz, R&B,...

  • Valentines Day w/Marion Meadows
    03:00 AM - 02/15/2015

    At Blues Alley

    7:00 PM (Doors Open at 6:00 PM)...........................$85 Per Person 10:00 PM (Doors open at 9:30 PM)..........$85 Per Person ENTERTAINMENT: MARION MEADOWS DINNER:...

  • Frederic Yonnet
    01:00 AM - 02/15/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Called "the Jimi Hendrix of the harmonica," Frdric Yonnet brings the humble harmonica front and center, defying expectations and coaxing contemporary jazz, R&B,...

  • Valentines Day w/Marion Meadows
    12:00 AM - 02/15/2015

    At Blues Alley

    7:00 PM (Doors Open at 6:00 PM)...........................$85 Per Person 10:00 PM (Doors open at 9:30 PM)..........$85 Per Person ENTERTAINMENT: MARION MEADOWS DINNER:...

  • Frederic Yonnet
    03:00 AM - 02/14/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Called "the Jimi Hendrix of the harmonica," Frdric Yonnet brings the humble harmonica front and center, defying expectations and coaxing contemporary jazz, R&B,...

  • Marion Meadows
    03:00 AM - 02/14/2015

    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 outright...

  • Marion Meadows
    01:00 AM - 02/14/2015

    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 outright...

  • Frederic Yonnet
    01:00 AM - 02/14/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Called "the Jimi Hendrix of the harmonica," Frdric Yonnet brings the humble harmonica front and center, defying expectations and coaxing contemporary jazz, R&B,...

  • Alyson Williams
    03:00 AM - 02/13/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Alyson Williams is an immensely talented vocalist whose broad range expands classic soul to Broadway. Williams is the daughter of Jazz trumpeter and bandleader...

  • Marion Meadows
    03:00 AM - 02/13/2015

    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 outright...

  • Alyson Williams
    01:00 AM - 02/13/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Alyson Williams is an immensely talented vocalist whose broad range expands classic soul to Broadway. Williams is the daughter of Jazz trumpeter and bandleader...

  • Robert E. Person
    03:00 AM - 02/12/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Native Washingtonian and urban contemporary gospel artist Robert E. Person possesses one of the most captivating voices in the genre. His phenomenal vocal control,...

  • Robert E. Person
    01:00 AM - 02/12/2015

    At Blues Alley

    Native Washingtonian and urban contemporary gospel artist Robert E. Person possesses one of the most captivating voices in the genre. His phenomenal vocal control,...

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