2021 DC JazzFest Recap
The lineup for the 17th Annual DC JazzFest featured an eclectic and diverse cast of Grammy winners, burgeoning jazz superstars and a slew of DC's finest talent. There was something for everyone at this immersive “jazz takeover” of DC this past September!
2021 DC JazzFest Lineup included:
Regina Carter ● John Scofield ● D-Nice ● Maria Schneider Orchestra ● The Spanish Harlem Orchestra ● Pedrito Martinez Group ● Orrin Evans Presents “Terreno Comum” ● Lakecia Benjamin Presents: "Pursuance" ● Cyrus Chestnut ● Allyn Johnson ● Afro Blue ● Jenny Scheinman ● Laurin Talese ● Immanuel Wilkins Quartet ● The String Queens ● Carr/Keys ● The Michael Bowie Trio ● The EJB Quartet ● Ernest Turner Trio ● Chuck Redd
Plus these special presentations:
A Grand Night for Strings starring Regina Carter and featuring Jenny Scheinman, The String Queens, and The Michael Bowie Trio
Celebrating Billy Taylor's Centennial featuring Cyrus Chestnut, Allyn Johnson, Afro Blue, Winard Harper, and Chip Jackson
Tribute to the Legendary Saxophonist Andrew White featuring Kevin Toney, Steve Novosel, Keith Killgo, Antonio Parker and special guests
The 7th Annual DCJazzPrix Finals: The Giveton Gelin Quintet, Camilla George, and Dayramir Gonzalez & Habana enTRANCé
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