05
Mar
2015
MARTY NAU – 8PM & 10PM

MARTY NAU – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Marty Nau is a highly active and sought after jazz alto saxophone player in the Washington DC Area. Upon graduating from high school Marty enlisted in the Navy ...

Wednesday
06
Mar
2015
THE FLAIL – 9PM & 11PM

THE FLAIL – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

“The Flail is a quintet composed of post-music-school cats in their early 30s who rip up the joint… A touch experimental, a bit cacophonous, The ...

Wednesday
07
Mar
2015
THE FLAIL – 9PM & 11PM

THE FLAIL – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

“The Flail is a quintet composed of post-music-school cats in their early 30s who rip up the joint… A touch experimental, a bit cacophonous, The ...

Wednesday
08
Mar
2015
WILLIAM HOOKER – 8PM & 10PM

WILLIAM HOOKER – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

“a tireless, inspired and fluent drummer” – DOWNBEAT “Kingpin of the free jazz world, Hooker’s limits have been boundless” – SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE

Wednesday
11
Mar
2015
JOE VETTER QUARTET – 8PM & 10PM

JOE VETTER QUARTET – 8PM & 10PM

TWINS JAZZ

Joe Vetter is a jazz pianist based in Bethesda, MD. A native of New York City, Joe grew up in a musical family. As musicians and educators, both his parents ...

Wednesday
12
Mar
2015
JAZZ BAND MASTER CLASS – 7:30PM & 10:30PM

JAZZ BAND MASTER CLASS – 7:30PM & 10:30PM

07:30 pm
TWINS JAZZ

Jazz Band Masterclass Jazz lovers will enjoy outstanding performances of several ensembles under the direction of artist/educators: pianist Fred Hughes and ...

Wednesday
13
Mar
2015
MICHAEL THOMAS QUINTET – 9PM & 11PM

MICHAEL THOMAS QUINTET – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Thomas has become a frequent bandleader in the region. His tenaciously swingin’ music tends toward the Jazz Messengers’ strain of no-compromises hard-bop; ...

Wednesday
14
Mar
2015
MICHAEL THOMAS QUINTET – 9PM & 11PM

MICHAEL THOMAS QUINTET – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Thomas has become a frequent bandleader in the region. His tenaciously swingin’ music tends toward the Jazz Messengers’ strain of no-compromises hard-bop; ...

Wednesday
15
Mar
2015
JAZXONIX – 8PM & 10PM

JAZXONIX – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Jazxonix returns to Twins this March with its special mix of hard-bop jazz, tangos, and sambas.  The featured singer, Julian Hipkins, a master of swing ...

Wednesday
18
Mar
2015
BSQ  – 8PM & 10PM

BSQ – 8PM & 10PM

TWINS JAZZ

BSQ was founded six years ago by Bob Schwartz. Bob grew up listening to Duke Ellington on late night radio broadcasts and came of age hanging out with the Thad ...

Wednesday
19
Mar
2015
MARTY NAU – 8PM & 10PM

MARTY NAU – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Marty Nau is a highly active and sought after jazz alto saxophone player in the Washington DC Area. Upon graduating from high school Marty enlisted in the Navy ...

Wednesday
20
Mar
2015
JEFF ANTONUIK & THE JAZZ UPDATE – 9PM & 11PM

JEFF ANTONUIK & THE JAZZ UPDATE – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

“A quartet to be reckoned with” _ Doug Morrissey, MusikReviews.com “A boldly affirmative statement regarding the health and well being of modern jazz in the ...

Wednesday
21
Mar
2015
JEFF ANTONUIK & THE JAZZ UPDATE – 9PM & 11PM

JEFF ANTONUIK & THE JAZZ UPDATE – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

“A quartet to be reckoned with” _ Doug Morrissey, MusikReviews.com “A boldly affirmative statement regarding the health and well being of modern jazz in the ...

Wednesday
22
Mar
2015
SHOSHANA BUSH – 8PM & 10PM

SHOSHANA BUSH – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Vocalist Shoshana Bush grew up in Los Angeles singing American standards and loving Ella and Louis. After graduating from Columbia University with a degree in ...

Wednesday
25
Mar
2015
DARRYL YOKLEY – 8PM & 10PM

DARRYL YOKLEY – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

New York based saxophonist Darryl Yokley is a talent on the rise.  Moving to New York in 2009 he quickly established him as an artist with a unique voice and a ...

Wednesday
26
Mar
2015
RICK ALBERICO JAZZ PROJECT – 8PM & 10PM

RICK ALBERICO JAZZ PROJECT – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

THE RICK ALBERICO JAZZ PROJECT The Rick Alberico Jazz Project performs straight-ahead jazz featuring a dynamic blend of bebop, blues, ballads, and original ...

Wednesday
27
Mar
2015
KENNY RITTENHOUSE – 9PM & 11PM

KENNY RITTENHOUSE – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Kenny Rittenhouse has led his own jazz quartet for the past 15 years, performing in and around the Washington, DC area.  He has performed with many great jazz ...

Wednesday
28
Mar
2015
KENNY RITTENHOUSE – 9PM & 11PM

KENNY RITTENHOUSE – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Kenny Rittenhouse has led his own jazz quartet for the past 15 years, performing in and around the Washington, DC area.  He has performed with many great jazz ...

Wednesday
29
Mar
2015
EUGENIE JONES – 8PM & 11PM

EUGENIE JONES – 8PM & 11PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Discover & savor a refreshingly different song stylist and songwriter with her own take on love, romance, tequila and jazz. Sometimes funky, sometimes ...

Wednesday
01
Apr
2015
NICOLE SAPHOS – 8PM & 10PM

NICOLE SAPHOS – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Jazz bassist and vocalist, Nicole Saphos, is a multi-talented artist who is known for her hard driving bass lines and infectious voice. She studied Jazz Bass ...

Thursday
02
Apr
2015
SOTE’ – 8PM & 10PM

SOTE’ – 8PM & 10PM

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Sotê was born and raised in São Paulo, Brazil, and has been in the DC area since 2009. He has performed at Twins Jazz every year since moving to the area, and ...

Thursday
03
Apr
2015
JIM SNIDERO – 9PM & 11PM

JIM SNIDERO – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

“Snidero’s writing is a deft mix of edge and compelling melody, (DownBeat Magazine)” Jim’s cutting edge jazz chops has landed him gigs ...

Thursday
04
Apr
2015
JIM SNIDERO – 9PM & 11PM

JIM SNIDERO – 9PM & 11PM

TWINS JAZZ

“Snidero’s writing is a deft mix of edge and compelling melody, (DownBeat Magazine)” Jim’s cutting edge jazz chops has landed him gigs ...

Thursday
05
Apr
2015
BATIDA DIFERENTE – 8PM & 10PM (copy)

BATIDA DIFERENTE – 8PM & 10PM (copy)

08:00 pm - 12:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Batida Diferente (A Different Beat) borrowed its name from the Durval Ferreira & Maurício Einhorn 60’s classic. A Jazz and Brazilian quartet of veteran ...

Thursday
24
Apr
2015
ANTHONY NELSON – 9PM & 11PM

ANTHONY NELSON – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
Twins Jazz

Jazz Saxophonist Anthony Nelson has made a name for himself as a woodwindist, being proficient on several saxes, flute, clarinet, and bass clarinet, and a ...

Thursday
25
Apr
2015
ANTHONY NELSON – 9PM & 11PM

ANTHONY NELSON – 9PM & 11PM

09:00 pm - 01:00 am
TWINS JAZZ

Jazz Saxophonist Anthony Nelson has made a name for himself as a woodwindist, being proficient on several saxes, flute, clarinet, and bass clarinet, and a ...

Thursday