DC JazzFest

16th Annual DC JazzFest

The 2020 DC JazzFest streamed live from our Nation's Capital, September 24-28, with 20+ concerts, interviews and other exclusive content featuring international superstars and homegrown talent alike. This year we celebrated the real DC with performances at venues (with no in-person audience) all over the city. Relive all your favorite festival moments on our YouTube Channel and please consider making a donation to the DCJF Music Education Program while you watch.

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View other special content from the 16th edition of the festival like behind-the-scenes webisodes or meet-the-artist interviews on Gather by EventsDC.

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DCJazzPrix Finals, our annual international jazz band competition, was held on Sunday, September 27th. The EJB Quartet took home the winning prize of $15,000. Watch their winning performance and check out the performances from all the finalists by clicking the button below:


The EJB Quartet - PC: Antonio Diggs

Be sure to visit the DC Jazz Festival Merchandise Store where we have our "Jazz Up Your Closet Bundle" as well as other official DCJF merch.


Full Schedule

Thursday, September 24th

Thursday Replay

Friday, September 25th

Friday Replay

Saturday, September 26th

Saturday Replay

Sunday, September 27th

2020 DCJazzPrix Finals:

2020 DCJazzPrix Replay

Sunday Replay

Monday, September 28th

Monday Replay

2020 DC JazzFest Replays:


Please consider donating to the DCJF Music Education Program while you watch.


DC JazzFest is an annual jazz celebration featuring over 300 artists at 40 venues in more than 25 neighborhoods across DC, including DC JazzFest at The Wharf. Visit our "News" page for updates.


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