Calendar

Date Artist City Venue
04/03/20 Brad Linde’s Team Players Big League Washington, DC Atlas Performing Arts Center
Time: 5:30pm. Admission: $20-$30. Address: 1333 H St. NE. n celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, Atlas welcome’s back to its stage a DC jazz favorite, Brad Linde and his Ensemble. Team Players expands their sports-themed 12-tone free jazz ballads and swingers for a 17 piece big band! This show includes “Outta Here Originals” from drummer Deric Dickens, guitarist Aaron Quinn, woodwind artist Billy Wolfe, and Brad Linde written for a modern big band including oboe, vibraphone, French horn, tuba and more. Cancelled
04/16/20 Leigh Pilzer Fairfax, VA George Mason University
Time: 8:00am. Admission: Free. Doctoral Lecture Recital: Gerry Mulligan, Improviser: Sequence and Repetition in “Line for Lyons” deLaski 3001 Cancelled
04/17/20 Scott Silbert Orchestra Glen Echo, MD Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park
Time: 9:00pm. Address: 7300 MacArthur Blvd.. Venue phone: 301-634-2222. DC Lindy Exchange – DCLX 2020 Cancelled More information
04/18/20 Jonathan Stout Orchestra Glen Echo, MD Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park
Time: 9:00pm. Address: 7300 MacArthur Blvd.. Venue phone: 301-634-2222. DC Lindy Exchange – DCLX 2020 Cancelled More information
04/19/20 Michael Gamble and the Rhythm Serenaders Washington, DC Catholic University
Time: 9:00pm. DC Lindy Exchange – DCLX 2020 Cancelled More information
04/23/20 Leigh Pilzer and Friends Washington, DC Hill Center
Time: 7:00pm. Admission: $18 in advance, $20 day of. Address: 921 Pennsylvania Av. SE. Hill Center’s Street Scenes concert series, curated by Shannon Gunn, focuses on DC jazz artists. Featuring Paul Bratcher, keyboard; Frank Russo, drums; and Kenny Rittenhouse, trumpet. Cancelled
04/24/20 DIVA Jazz Orchestra Greeley, CO University of Northern Colorado
Time: 4:30pm. University of Northern Colorado Jazz Festival Cancelled
04/24/20 DIVA Jazz Orchestra Greeley, CO University of Northern Colorado
Time: 8:00pm. University of Northern Colorado Jazz Festival Cancelled
04/26/20 Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra Washington, DC Sylvan Theater
Time: 2:00pm. Address: National Mall. Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra featuring the music of Miggy Miyajima Cancelled
04/26/20 Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra Washington, DC Sylvan Theater
Time: 3:00pm. Address: National Mall. Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra featuring the music of Miho Hazama Cancelled
04/27/20 Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra College Park, MD TBA
Time: 8:00pm. Celebrate BCJO’s 10th anniversary! Cancelled
06/20/20 Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Washington, DC TBA
Duke Ellington; New Orleans Suite Recognized as one of the most prolific composers in world history, Duke Ellington composed purposeful music. Forever inspired by his insightful view of the world, Duke was able to capture his insight in sound and orchestrated musical genius. Among the 2000 compositions credited to Ellington are a number of large scale suites. The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra will present a concert celebrating the golden anniversary of Duke Ellington’s “New Orleans Suite,” a work dedicated to the rich heritage of the city. This concert will be presented by the DC Jazz Festival. Tickets and location will be announced at the end of January 2020. Cancelled More information
Tour: Jazz Beyond Borders: From the Golden Gate to the Great Wall
07/01/20 - 07/03/20 Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Vienna TBA
07/04/20 Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Munich TBA
07/05/20 - 07/06/20 Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Amsterdam TBA
07/07/20 - 07/08/20 Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Paris TBA
07/17/20 Leigh Pilzer and Friends Washington, DC National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden
Time: 5:00pm. Admission: Free. The free concert series features jazz artists performing a wide variety of styles—Brazilian Folk Jazz, Alternative Modern, Blues, Reggae, World Steam Punk, Afro Funk, African Fusion Jazz, Cuban Charanga, Django Guitar, New Orleans Jazz, and more—every Friday evening from 5:00 to 8:30 in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden. More information