By Willard Jenkins, Artistic Director
By Rochelle Rice, Education Manager
The DC Jazz Festival Music Education Program is well on its way to being the go-to programs for high-quality music education in Washington DC. Across the city, over 5,000 students, teachers, and their families are deepening their love for learning through workshops, concerts, field trips, and classes from DC Jazz Festival.
By Sunny Sumter, Executive Director
By Mark O'Reilly, Project Coordinator
Critically acclaimed NYC based jazz vocalist Svetlana is conquering the world with her captivating music "bringing jazz age into the 21st century" (PopDust). Svetlana has been called "Breakfast at Tiffanny's meets Some Like It Hot" (NYMusicDaily) and "outstanding vocalist and song-writer" (Wall Street Journal) - her New York Swing Collective has been headlining sold out shows in the premier venues in the US and internationally, with the mission to uplift, energize and connect - and to spread the joy of swing and beyond! Svetlana's set will feature Willerm Delisfort (piano), Henry Conerwa