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We are pleased and proud to announce the 18th annual season of the Blues Alley Summer Jazz Camp. In 2018, we will be relocating to St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church at 555 Water Street SW, Washington, DC. The camp will take place from Monday, July 9th to Friday, July 20th. The daily operational hours will be […]
Blues Alley Jazz Society Director Harry Schnipper was the co-recipient of the 2015 “Jazz Educator of the Year” award along with Ellis Marsalis the father of J@LC director and renowned trumpeter Wynton Marsalis. Executive Director Schnipper received the award in absentia on Saturday, February 14th during the annual Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival.
The BIG BAND JAM! is back – bigger, badder, bolder and broader than ever. We are pleased to announce our 11th annual legacy tribute, our featured ensembles and our artist-in-residence for 2015. This year we will honor the “Ella and Louis Legacy” and the artist-in-residence will be none other than renowned trumpeter Sean Jones. Our […]
The Blues Alley Youth Orchestra opens for the U.S. Army Blues for Celebrate African American History Month
Blues Alley Jazz will be partnering with the National Park Service in 2015-16 to provide them with programming content in a lead up to their centennial.
It’s the BIG BAND JAM! 2014 BIG BAND JAMMERS, We are pleased and proud to announce the theme of our 10th Annual BIG BAND JAM! will be the “Count Basie Legacy”. Our featured artist/clinician will be renowned saxophonist Bob Mintzer. Mr. Mintzer is Chair of the Jazz Studies Department at the Thornton School of Music […]
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