July 8 Friday Night Jazz at EM Metro Features Paul Bailey on Trumpet
by Larry Janezich
Paul Bailey is the featured jazz artist at this week’s Friday Night Live Jazz at Eastern Market Metro Plaza from 5:00pm until 6:30pm.
Bailey performs and preserves jazz as artist, composer, arranger, teacher, clinician, and mentor. A DC native, Bailey has played in an array of jazz venues including Blues Alley, the Obama White House, Bohemian Caverns, Twins Jazz, An Die Musik in Baltimore, Mintons in New York City, The Bop Stop and Nighttown in Cleveland and Blu Jazz+ in Akron.
For more on Bailey, go here: https://www.facebook.com/manwiththehorn and
The concert series will continue through the end of October and comes to Eastern Market Metro Plaza through the efforts of Barracks Row Main Street and the Department of Parks and Recreation. CM Charles Allen secured funding in the current FY DC Budget to program the performance space at the Plaza.