WASHINGTON Jazz Clubs (9 Jazz Clubs) Blues Alley. 1073 Wisconsin Avenue NW. Tel: 202-337-4141 Fax: 202-337-7946. (Founded in 1965, Blues Alley is the nation's oldest continuing jazz supper club, having showcased internationally renowned concert hall artists such as Dizzy Gillespie, Sarah Vaughan, Nancy Wilson, Grover Washington Jr., Ramsey Lewis, Charlie Byrd, Maynard Ferguson and Eva Cassidy.
Live Jazz Club in Washington, DC. Live Jazz Music Club in Washington. Live Jazz Music Club in Georgetown. Blues Alley Jazz Music Club.
The Low Down: Widely regarded as the standard for live jazz in Austin, Texas, The Elephant Room’s cozy, brick basement venue measures the quirks of a local dive (slow drink service, dollar bills plastered on the walls) with a no-nonsense, chop-ridden lineup of performances. The venue is particularly notable for its Monday night open jams, which attract fierce touring acts, wildcard locals.
Founded in 1965, Blues Alley is the nation’s oldest continuing jazz supper club, having showcased internationally renowned concert hall artists such as Dizzy Gillespie, Sarah Vaughan, Nancy Wilson, Grover Washington Jr., Ramsey Lewis, Charlie Byrd, Maynard Ferguson and Eva Cassidy in a small intimate setting. Located in the heart of historic Georgetown in an 18th century red brick carriage.
Washington DC is home to a large community of world-class jazz musicians. In addition to performing, many of these musicians also teach. This site is designed to help students find teachers. The site also provides some links to jazz venues where you can hear DC area musicians play. One of the best ways to learn is to go out and listen to these wonderful jazz musicians perform. You will also.
A District Tradition: The Best Jazz Clubs in DC. The free-form American genre of music known as jazz is an integral part of Washington DC’s cultural history. The district’s most notable contribution to the world of jazz comes from hometown legend Duke Ellington. The all-time great pianist and composer brought DC acclaim and recognition within the jazz world, inspiring other greats to visit.
About Our Director. Paul Pieper is an award winning guitarist with over 25 years of experience as a full time jazz musician and teacher in the Washington, D.C. area. From performances with the National Symphony Orchestra Pops and at beloved DC venues like Blues Alley, Twins Jazz, and Alice's Jazz and Cultural Society, to gigs abroad in over twenty countries ranging from Japan, Russia, Ecuador.
Columbia Station DC boasts old-world plaster walls and ceilings, complete with gorgeous medallions and crown molding, the design and style of which are difficult to recreate with drywall and other building materials popular today. While plaster is an amazing material for architecture and its soft texture during application allows for easy formation of decorative details, it does require the.