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....
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...
UDC-TV’s JAZZAlive Host, Cheryl Hawkins interviews DC Jazz Festival’s Executive Director, Sunny Sumter and Artistic Director, Willard Jenkins
Kamasi Washington: Refracted Glory or New Tenor Titan?
From Willard Jenkins, Artistic Director
Last month we chronicled the...
“DC Jazz Festival has programming year ‘round?!” That is the surprised response I often get when I tell people about the educational offerings of DC’s premiere music festival. I...