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  • Bray Jazz Festival 2018

    Bray Jazz Festival 2018

    From the hilltop vantage point the Atlantic lies veiled under a blanket of thick mist. Greystones, five miles to the right, birthplace of the great Christy Doran, peeks out, seemingly floating above the misty clouds like a Roger Dean gatefold. Away to the left, across rocky fields studded with yellow heather...

  • Matsuli Music: The Fight Against Forgetting

    Matsuli Music: The Fight Against Forgetting

    Now approaching a decade of operations, Matsuli Music has placed itself at the frontline of reissuing some of South Africa's most influential, important, and yet nevertheless now difficult-to-find albums in pursuit of its stated mission: "The Fight Against Forgetting."...

  • Linda Sikhakhane: Two Sides, One Mirror

    Linda Sikhakhane: Two Sides, One Mirror

    Though it has not received the level of press attention it warrants, South Africa's Jazz scene of the past decade has experienced an astonishing flourishing of artistry and development. While the scene lost some of its titans like Zim Ngqawana...

  • Jeff Duperon: Building a Jazz Bridge for Musicians and the Community

    Jeff Duperon: Building a Jazz Bridge for...

    As Jazz Bridge continues in its fourteenth year of lighting up the jazz scene in Philadelphia, Jeff Duperon is succeeding Suzanne Cloud as its Executive Director. Duperon, a New Orleans born and bred disc jockey and man about town, is revered in...

  • Indecent Heroes and All That Jazz

    Indecent Heroes and All That Jazz

    Bill Cosby's deserved fall from Grace, perhaps more than anyone else's—and there has been a dizzying final reckoning for a bunch of them—has really hit me. I've been trying to figure out why that is and it's not obvious. But I think it's partly about how the accusations against Chuck Close have been handled...

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Dawn

Yuko Togami
Dawn

Life Of

Steve Tibbetts
Life Of

Downtown Castles Can Never Block The Sun

Ben LaMar Gay
Downtown Castles...

Enso

Goran Kajfes...
Enso

Let Your Light Shine On

Nicola Conte
Let Your Light...

Dirt...And More Dirt

Henry Threadgill 14...
Dirt...And More Dirt

Long Story Short

Salvo Losappio
Long Story Short

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Claudio Roditi
Claudio Roditi

This Brazilian composer/arranger and trumpet artist has fourteen critically acclaimed albums, a Grammy nomination, and a busy international touring schedule that includes the most prestigious jazz festivals... read more

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Blues Alley
Washington, DC
May29Tue 8:00 PM 8:00 PM
Lauren White "Soul Revival"
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
May29Tue 10:00 PM 10:00 PM
Lauren White "Soul Revival"
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
May30Wed 8:00 PM 8:00 PM
Peter Beets Trio
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
May30Wed 10:00 PM 10:00 PM
Peter Beets Trio
Blues Alley
Washington, DC
May30Wed 20:00 20:00
Neel Singh's Open Jam and Workshop
Villain & Saint
Bethesda, MD
May30Wed 18:00 18:00
COMEDY NIGHT hosted by CROOKED COMEDY - Ten or...
Villain & Saint
Bethesda, MD