On Saturday, February 11th, Nicole Mitchell’s Black Earth Ensemble. At Capital Fringe. Florida Avenue. WDC.
On Sunday, February 12th, Ancestral Duo with bassist Luke Stewsrt, and reedist/percussionist Jamal Moore, at the Martin Luther King, Jr., Library,
On Wednesday, February 15th, bassist Luke Stewart and trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith, at the Georgetown Day School.
On Saturday, February 25th, Heart of the Ghost, featuring Luke Stewart, Jarrett Gilmore, and Ian McColm, at Rhizome, at Rhizome, 6950 Maple Avenue, in Takoma DC.
On Saturday February 18th, at 7:00 pm, Musica Viva presents a Bethesda House Concert, at 6005 Milo Dr, Bethesda MD. Featuring the music of Schubert and Mozart, with Michael Vaughn on violin, James Woomert on viola, Jodi Beder on cello, Broc Mertz on bass, and Carl Banner on piano.
On SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26TH “B” FREE (in tribute to Dr. Acklyn Lynch), by KAHIL EL’ZABAR’S ETHNIC HERITAGE ENSEMBLE 20TH Year Annual DC Black History Month Performance, w/Kahil El’Zabar: drums, percussion, kalimba, voice, Corey Wilkes: trumpet, Alex Harding: baritone saxophone. SETS: 7PM & 8:30PM, @ THE FRINGE 1358 Florida Avenue, Washington. DC 20002
And on Friday March 31st, 7:30 pm at the Church of the Ascension<http://www.ascensionsilverspring.org/contact>, 633 Sligo Avenue in Silver Spring MD, Music Aviva presents the music of Martinu, Walker , and Bill Robinson , with Bonnie Thron on cello, and Carl Banner on piano.