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Marshall Keys

A native of Washington, DC, Marshall began playing in the DC Youth Orchestra Program, then flirted with Jazz Studies at Howard University, all the while gigging with the notorious Blackbyrds, and the great blues artists Jimmy McGriff and Jimmy Witherspoon.

DC Jazz Festival and Sixth & I Celebrate Afro-Cuban Music with Jane Bunnett & Maqueque

The fastest growing jazz festival in the United States, the DC Jazz Festival® (DC JazzFest), is pleased to announce that Jane Bunnett and Maqueque will perform Saturday, June 10 at Sixth & I, as part of Jazz in the 'Hoods Presented by Events DC. Aaron Myers, one of DC's most productive and socio-politically active musicians, brings his deeply soulful vocal stylings (reflecting his Texas roots) to the night as the opening act.

Aaron Myers

Aaron Myers is a native Texan who began playing the piano at the age of 3. A veteran of the United States Army, where he also Played, Sang, Directed & Composed music; Aaron went on to Navarro College, majoring in Theater and Business, where he was the musical director with the College Gospel Choir.