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October
26
2016
October 26th, 2016

As the splendor of autumn prepares us for the change in season, it is that time of year when I reflect on our cultural significance in DC and the impact of the DC Jazz Festival....

October
26
2016
October 26th, 2016

When your father coaches your Little League team and shares his childhood dream of playing second baseman for the Brooklyn Dodgers, it’s never far from your mind that he wants you...

October
26
2016
October 26th, 2016

We’re unifying our community through jazz, and rely on the generosity of our Circle of Friends to keep education programs going strong year-round.

October
26
2016
October 26th, 2016

By Mari Takeda

I began my arts administration internship with the DC Jazz Festival this past May, and learned so much valuable information from the staff and everyone...

May
20
2016
May 20th, 2016

UDC-TV’s JAZZAlive Host, Cheryl Hawkins interviews DC Jazz Festival’s Executive Director, Sunny Sumter and Artistic Director, Willard Jenkins