Saturday June 8 * 8pm * $20 * TICKETS
DC Jazz Festival and Transparent Productions present:
"One of the most profound improvisors at work in the U.S."
WILL MONTGOMERY, THE WIRE
"If Ornette Coleman were Jim Hall, he would be Joe Morris."
GARY GIDDINS, THE VILLAGE VOICE
"… the guitar revolutionary to pay attention to."
NORMAN WEINSTEIN, THE BOSTON PHOENIX
"… the most exciting and original jazz plucker to emerge in the last decade."
JOHN CORBETT, DOWNBEAT
"… a guitarist whose sound is completely his own, oscillating between deadpan sweetness and dangerous, shrapnel-like caprice."
K. LEANDER WILLIAMS, THE VILLAGE VOICE
"… the future of the instrument."
BEN WATSON, HI FI NEWS
"… he sounds like no one else."
ART LANGE, THE WIRE
DC Jazz Festival
June 7 —16, 2019 — Celebrating 15 Years
Since 2005, the DC Jazz Festival organization has provided enriching and entertaining jazz performances and programs that introduce students and adults from all walks of life to jazz, our nation's singular original art form. The festival presents a selection of the jazz genre's most acclaimed artists as well as emerging artists, and provides enhanced exposure for the rich treasure trove of musicians from the Washington, DC area. Throughout the year, the DC Jazz Festival nourishes the community with free educational programs that extend our reach into underserved communities and enhance the quality of life for DC public and charter school students.