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Friday, August 23, 2019

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New Year’s Wishes. Davey to Bring back Bohemian Caverns? Happy New Year to all and wishing you many good nights and days and nights of...

Attend US Premier of ‘Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage’

China Performing Arts Agency (CPAA) brings the United States premiere of Image China: Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage to The Kennedy Center Opera House (2700 F St....

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We Honor Donald Byrd, December Birthday Hero Among our birthday heroes this month we especially honor our own Donald Byrd. As reported in the recent...

Anything Goes: It Really Is De-Lovely

It’s 1934, but it could easily be today. On the SS America bound from New York to London, most of the passengers are driven...

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I’m Free “Don’t grieve for me, for now I’m free, I’m following the path God laid for me. I took his hand when I heard...

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Organ Maestro Porecki Plays Anacostia Arts Center Fans of the jazz organ tradition popularized by the likes of Jimmy Smith, Shirley Scott, Richard “Groove” Holmes,...

Get Inspired at East of the River Book Fest

The East of the River Book Festival celebrates five years of bringing independent authors and culturally diverse literature to Washington D.C. The festival features local...

Attend Sixth Annual Entrée DC

The sixth annual Entrée DC Program takes place Wednesday, September 18. Co-hosted by the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) and Washington DC...

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Happy Happy, Andrew White Among the birthday heroes we honor for September is our own Andrew White, best known for his anthology work on another...

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Still one of this listener’s all-time favorite recordings, we honor August birthday hero Lester Young by remembering again his album “Lester Young in Washington,...