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Jun
13
Thu
Jazz in the ‘Hoods at Tudor Place: Nichole Saphos Trio @ Tudor Place Historic House & Garden
Jun 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Relax on the beautiful Tudor Place grounds with the music of a jazz trio featuring bassist Nicole Saphos. Saphos has performed at The Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, Strathmore Mansion, and The Kimmel Center, and has played with Terell Stafford, Joanna Pascale, The Cab Calloway Orchestra, Sharon Clark, Chuck Redd, and Paul Carr. She has been featured in the Washington City Paper, and earned the Exceptional Bass Soloist Award from the Essentially Ellington Competition in 2008.

Since 2005, the DC Jazz Festival (DCJF) organization has provided enriching and entertaining jazz performances and programs that introduce students and adults from all walks of life to jazz, our nation’s singular original art form. Tudor Place is pleased to welcome jazz fans to our historic grounds as a host of the 2019 Jazz Festival’s Jazz in the ‘Hoods program. We will be vending light snacks and non-alcoholic drinks during this outdoor event.

This outdoor event will take place rain or shine. Please dress for the weather!

Tickets for Tudor Place events are non-transferable. If you need a refund or can no longer use your tickets, please contact us at education@tudorplace.org.

Aug
16
Fri
JAZZ at LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA with WYNTON MARSALIS @ Filene Center at Wolf Trap
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm
The “finest big band in the world today” (The Daily Telegraph) led by nine-time Grammy-winning jazz icon Wynton Marsalis returns to Wolf Trap! Join 15 of the finest soloists, ensemble players, and arrangers in jazz music for a swingin’ evening like no other.

Photo: Piper Ferguson

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Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Aug
22
Thu
BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS with TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVENUE and JESSY WILSON @ Filene Center at Wolf Trap
Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm
Experience an evening of good vibes. Go cross-country with the socially-conscious blues, soul, reggae, and rock of California artist Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals and get transported to New Orleans with the funky jazz rhythms of Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue.

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Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue