Please support this streaming concert in honor of our friend, Craig Alston's Birthday tomorrow night 8/13/20 at 7:00PM! It features, Craig on saxophone, Warren Wolf on piano, John R. Lamkin on drums, Blake Meister on bass and yours truly on vocals. It will be streamed by An Die Musik and the cost is $7.00. Additional donations are always welcome! Once you have purchased a ticket, a link to access the concert, via YouTube, will be provided by e-mail just before the concert starts. AND if you are unable to watch the concert on Thursday 8-13-20, the link will remain active and accessible for 1 week, so you can view the concert at your convenience. We will be performing tunes by Wayne Shorter, Horace Silver, Benny Golson, and Buddy Johnson, among others. We may also include a Joni Mitchell tune!
In honor of Women’s History Month, Jazzway presents the Baltimore Women in Jazz Collective. If you were fortunate enough to see this group in June 2019 at the Baltimore Father’s Day Jazz Fest you’ll understand how exciting this dynamic group is, and will not want to miss this event. If you didn’t, this will be your opportunity to see this spectacular group of musicians for the first time. They will be performing jazz standards and many of their original tunes! All tickets include entry in a raffle, complimentary soft drinks (soda & water) and a post-concert dessert, fruit and cheese buffet. Adult beverages are also available for discounted prices.
Delandria Mills, Flute & Vocals
Charmaine Michelle, Trumpet
Rachel Winder, Saxophone & Guitar
Janelle Gill, Piano
Shannon Wright, Bassist
Sheritta Harris, Drums
Tickets: $40/regular tickets, $35/BJA members, $18/students
Ticket link: http://www.jazzway6004.org/buy_tickets_and_merchandise/
The Jazzway Holiday Show!
Warren Wolf-Claus Celebrates the Holidays with special guest vocalist, Imani Grace Cooper
Is there anything more joyful than a Wolf-Claus Holiday? Maybe... but not many holiday events will be this much fun! Baltimore based and internationally acclaimed vibraphonist, Warren Wolf brings enormous holiday cheer to Jazzway 6004 with his unique retooling of everyone’s favorite tunes of the season. Popular DC area vocalist Imani Grace Cooper joins him, along with Alex Brown on piano, Jeff Reed on bass and Quincy Phillips on drums! A great way to get into the holiday spirit. All tickets include complimentary soft drinks (soda and water), entry in a raffle, and an elegant dessert, fruit and cheese buffet, post-concert. Adult beverages are also available for discounted prices.
$45/regular tickets, $40/BJA members (ONE ticket per registered member please), $20/students
Born in Minneapolis, Imani-Grace Cooper attained a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts from Howard University after several years of technical solo and ensemble voice training. She’s headlined venues such as the Apollo Theater and The John F. Kennedy Center For Performing Arts as well as shared band stands with artists such as George Duke, Dianne Reeves, Terri Lyne Carrington Esperanza Spalding and Geri Allen. Imani-Grace performs regularly in the nation’s capital but has played venues across the world such as Quincy Jones’s listening room, Qʼs Lounge and Bar in Dubai, UAE as vocalist for the Justin Kauflin Quartet as well as Cuba’s own Jazz Lounge with bassist Mike Bowie. Imani-Grace performs weekly in worship at the Washington National Cathedral as a lead vocalist for the cathedral’s jazz band.