Thu Dec 29

Monty Alexander

Thu, December 29
9PM / $50
Get Tickets
Blues Alley

1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20007

Monty Alexander

I love Jamaica. I love America. I love them both together more than each one separately. I inhabit the rhythmic aspect of both things. I can’t explain why. I do it naturally and joyfully. I am confident and proud and privileged to say that I come from a multi-cultural and multi-ethnic thing. The slogan of Jamaica is like America’s ‘E Pluribus Unum,’ ‘out of many, one people.’”—Monty Alexander, 2014

 

Considered among the greatest jazz pianists ever, Monty Alexander has recorded over 75 albums and played countless sold-out shows in his amazing six-plus decade career.

Dynamic, sophisticated and innovative, he’s not merely a master of swing, bop, the American songbook, Caribbean music and everything in between, he brilliantly merges them into something unique and unforgettable, like on his acclaimed 2019 album Warieka Hill Rastamonk Vibrations in which he combines Thelonious Monk compositions with reggae rhythms.

Visit Website
Watch Video

Thu, December 29

9PM / $50
Get Tickets

*Please note:
1. Final sale, no refunds, not transferable.
2. $15 food/beverage minimum per person not included in ticket price.
3. Seating first come at the door. Doors open 6 PM & 8:45 PM respectively.
4. Photography or Recording of any kind is prohibited during the performance.
5. Keep conversation to a minimum during the performance.

Upcoming Events

Wed, December 7, 7:00 PM

Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra "Ellington's Nutcracker"

Get Tickets →

Wed, December 7, 9:00 PM

Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra "Ellington's Nutcracker"

Get Tickets →

Thu, December 8, 7:00 PM

'Tis the Season with the John Pizzarelli Trio

Get Tickets →

Thu, December 8, 9:00 PM

'Tis the Season with the John Pizzarelli Trio

Get Tickets →

Fri, December 9, 7:00 PM

'Tis the Season with the John Pizzarelli Trio

Get Tickets →

Fri, December 9, 9:00 PM

'Tis the Season with the John Pizzarelli Trio

Get Tickets →

Sat, December 10, 7:00 PM

'Tis the Season with the John Pizzarelli Trio

Get Tickets →

Sat, December 10, 9:00 PM

'Tis the Season with the John Pizzarelli Trio

Get Tickets →

Sun, December 11, 7:00 PM

'Tis the Season with the John Pizzarelli Trio

Get Tickets →

Sun, December 11, 9:00 PM

'Tis the Season with the John Pizzarelli Trio

Get Tickets →

Mon, December 12, 7:00 PM

The Redd Brothers - "A Redd Christmas"

Get Tickets →

Mon, December 12, 9:00 PM

The Redd Brothers - "A Redd Christmas"

Get Tickets →

Tue, December 13, 7:00 PM

Veronneau - Annual Holiday Extravaganza - Recording Release

Get Tickets →

Tue, December 13, 9:00 PM

Veronneau - Annual Holiday Extravaganza - Recording Release

Get Tickets →

Wed, December 14, 7:00 PM

Wes Watkins & Got My Own Sound: "A Holiday Celebration"

Get Tickets →

Wed, December 14, 9:00 PM

Wes Watkins & Got My Own Sound: "A Holiday Celebration"

Get Tickets →

Thu, December 15, 7:00 PM

Tyra Levone Presents "Holiday Soul"

Get Tickets →

Thu, December 15, 9:00 PM

Tyra Levone Presents "Holiday Soul"

Get Tickets →

Fri, December 16, 7:00 PM

Lizzie Thomas Holiday Show

Get Tickets →

Fri, December 16, 9:00 PM

Lizzie Thomas Holiday Show

Get Tickets →

Sat, December 17, 7:00 PM

Nicole Henry's "Set for the Season"

Get Tickets →

Sat, December 17, 9:00 PM

Nicole Henry's "Set for the Season"

Get Tickets →

Sun, December 18, 7:00 PM

Nicole Henry's "Set for the Season"

Get Tickets →

Sun, December 18, 9:00 PM

Nicole Henry's "Set for the Season"

Get Tickets →

Mon, December 19, 7:00 PM

New York Afro Bop Alliance Big Band - Pan American Nutcracker Suite

Get Tickets →

Mon, December 19, 9:00 PM

New York Afro Bop Alliance Big Band - Pan American Nutcracker Suite

Get Tickets →

Tue, December 20, 7:00 PM

A Phaze II Christmas

Get Tickets →

Tue, December 20, 9:00 PM

A Phaze II Christmas

Get Tickets →

Wed, December 21, 7:00 PM

Dave Detwiler and the White House Band - Christmastime in Washington

Get Tickets →

Wed, December 21, 9:00 PM

Dave Detwiler and the White House Band - Christmastime in Washington

Get Tickets →

Thu, December 22, 7:00 PM

Lori Williams "Home for the Holidays"

Get Tickets →