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"Marcus Johnson A Member of the Washington DC Jazz Network MARCUS JOHNSON is a Billboard-ranked, NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz musician, from Washington, DC. Johnson’s unique, self-taught style of piano play, has earned him…"
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"Kim Burrell Featuring: Vince Evans and the Gospel Roots !!! Check it out Grammy Award and Stellar Award winner Kim Burrell will be performing LIVE at the Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival this Sunday February 19, 2012 at the 4pm show. Location Hilton…"
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"www.thehamiltondc.com 600 14th Street, N.W.Washington, DC 20005near Metro Center Live music has a new home in the Nation’s Capital. This uniquely designed, state-of-the-art venue is where the musician and audience come together for an…"
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What instrument do you play?
Keyboards
Who influenced you to listen to jazz
Geri Allen, Herbie Hancock, and many more
How did you find out about the WDCJN?
George V Johnson Jr
My Website
http://www.threekeys.com/
Official Facebook Profile
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Where are you located?
Washington, DC
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With the commercial and Billboard chart success of his NAACP Image Award nominated CD, “Poetically Justified” (#4) in his rearview and having been included among the ranks of contemporary jazz greats such as Wynton Marsalis, Christian McBride, and Vanessa Williams, for that nomination, Marcus Johnson is set to release his 12th CD titled, “This is How I Rock”, on July 27th. This album boldly signifies an evolution: Johnson’s deliberate crossing into the pop/rock genre with a jazz spin, inspired by some of pop music’s most celebrated songs, songs that remained a significant influence in the life of the award-winning keyboardist, composer and producer and motivated his desire to pay tribute to some of the greatest pop hits.

This Is How I Rock” exemplifies Johnson’s versatility and brilliant interpretive skills. Listeners from the novice to the jazz connoisseur will be utterly engaged by Johnson’s signature jazz funk sound; and neither will be disappointed. The CD is set into motion with the first lick of the guitar on Fly Like An Eagle, in which Johnson on Fender Rhodes ascends his unique sound to new heights in this rousing rendition of a soft rock favorite. Johnson’s deliberate and soulful progression continues with Fly and The Family Stone’s classic Thank You (For Letting Me Be Myself). Teaming up once more with Najee for a new twist, Johnson provides the shimmering ethereal sound from his Fender Rhodes, while Najee generously supplies his funky saxophone swagger. Johnson’s collaborative enthusiasm is reflected on Virtual Insanity and the Hall Oates’ hit, I Can’t Go For That, the lead single of “This Is How I Rock”. Johnson adds a sophisticated piano sheen on both songs, drawing upon the expertise of Robert McDonald, producer of “Cherish the Journey”, from Johnson’s last CD, “Poetically Justified”. Virtual Insanity showcases a majestic string arrangement featuring violinist Bobby Yang. Woven between these two emerging hits is Rise, Johnson’s approach to Herb Alpert’s chart topping single, featuring trumpeter Greg Adams from Tower of Power. This track seductively blends Johnson’s intricate and hypnotic piano accompaniment with Adams’ smoky trumpet. A delicate unpretentious shift gives listeners Johnson’s interpretation of Mas Que Nada. Johnson maintains the uniquely Brazilian flavor of Sergio Mendez while adding the exotic background vocals of Maysa. The persistent synergy of Johnson’s body of work flows around and through Come Together; Johnson owns the jazz funk on the remake of this Beatles’ classic. His version of Nirvana’s Smells Like Teen Spirit is the last offering on this CD. Johnson is unrushed as a tranquil piano swells to a mesmerizing crescendo of mind-blowing ivory and breathtaking rock guitar. It is the dynamic influence on this entire project.

Prior to the release of his current offering, Marcus Johnson released “Poetically Justified”, making it his eleventh solo jazz record and is considered to be his most unique and multifaceted album to date. In 2008, Johnson introduced the jazz world to the groundbreaking Billboard Top 15 Contemporary Jazz FLO series – FLO: Chill (#7), FLO: Romance (#7) and FLO: Standards (#2).

With an MBA and JD from Georgetown University, Johnson’s educational background compliments his career success story as both an artist and entrepreneur which led him to establish Marimelj Entertainment Group comprising Three Keys Music and Studio 8121. Johnson recently teamed up with Tarara Winery to create the FLO…™ Wines Series, a private wine label under his new company, FLO…™ Brands, LLC.

This is How I Rock” continues to chronicle his journey, as this new offering, is an extension of his continued commitment to his art and his audience. “This is How I Rock” will be available at all major retail outlets.

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At 7:54pm on February 6, 2013, WASHINGTON DC JAZZ NETWORK said…

Marcus Johnson

A Member of the Washington DC Jazz Network

MARCUS JOHNSON is a Billboard-ranked, NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz musician, from Washington, DC.

Johnson’s unique, self-taught style of piano play, has earned him distinction among his peers, praise within the media, and accolades across the music industry.

Over the last decade, the self-starting Johnson has released 15 studio albums – all of which have been met with critical and commercial success – while overseeing the expansion of burgioning entrepreneurial empire.

More recently, Johnson has been on the cutting edge of what he calls ‘Euro Jazz’ with the formation of JURIS a musical collaboration with acclaimed Parisian DJ and Producer, Young Pulse. The duo have quickly developed a name within the international music community, and are slated for several large-scale performances across the global sports and entertainment landscape in 2012.

 
FLO Wine is a product of FLO Brands, founded by Marcus Johnson

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FLO Wine is a product of FLO Brands, founded by Marcus Johnson. Marcus is a Billboard Jazz Top 5, NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz musician, from Washington, DC, who holds a Law Degree and MBA from Georgetown University. Johnson’s unique, self-taught style of piano play, has earned him distinction...

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At 8:15am on February 17, 2012, Christian Promoter Shawn Papi said…

Kim Burrell Featuring: Vince Evans and the Gospel Roots !!!

Check it out Grammy Award and Stellar Award winner Kim Burrell will be performing LIVE at the Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival this Sunday February 19, 2012 at the 4pm show. Location Hilton Rockville, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852. For more info call 301-563-9330.

Kim has shared the stage with Great Gospel Artists such as Shirley Caesar, Albertina Walker, Donnie McClurkin, Karen Clark-Sheard, Yolanda Adams, Kirk Franklin and Marvin Winans, just to name a few. She has also worked with secular artists such as: Missy Elliot, Chaka Khan, Stevie Wonder, George Duke, Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs, Whitney Houston, Harry Connick Jr., and many more.


Schedule:

12:00 PM Brittney Wright
1:30 PM Play: The Mahalia Jackson Story Featuring: Lavenia Nesmith-lead actor/vocalist, Stephen Key-pianist, Terron Whitehead-percussion, Harry Jackson-bass, Bebe Ross Coker-script writer, Julian Hipkins-narrator
3:00 PM Vince Evans Featuring: The Gospel Roots
4:00 PM Kim Burrell Featuring: Vince Evans and the Gospel Roots


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At 1:28pm on January 18, 2012, WASHINGTON DC JAZZ NETWORK said…

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600 14th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
near Metro Center


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A Member of the Washington DC Jazz Network

MARCUS JOHNSON is a Billboard-ranked, NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz musician, from Washington, DC.

Johnson’s unique, self-taught style of piano play, has earned him distinction among his peers, praise within the media, and accolades across the music industry.

Over the last decade, the self-starting Johnson has released 15 studio albums – all of which have been met with critical and commercial success – while overseeing the expansion of burgioning entrepreneurial empire.

More recently, Johnson has been on the cutting edge of what he calls ‘Euro Jazz’ with the formation of JURIS a musical collaboration with acclaimed Parisian DJ and Producer, Young Pulse. The duo have quickly developed a name within the international music community, and are slated for several large-scale performances across the global sports and entertainment landscape in 2012.

At 1:25pm on January 18, 2012, WASHINGTON DC JAZZ NETWORK said…

Greetings Marcus,

 

So nice of you to join us here.   It is truly a pleasure to have you as a member of our family!

 

We encourage all members to participate in discussions, make comments on blogs, join special groups for networking, upload videos, music and a profile photo etc. To invite more friends click the share/invite button. Our goal is to reach thousands.. The more we network the more we grow as a close knit family and the more power we have to preserve America's Classical music "JAZZ".


Remember to follow your dreams. Your dreams are your destiny!


Looking forward to networking with you ....

 

We Love you madly!

 

George V Johnson Jr

Executive Director

Washington DC Jazz Network

"The George V Johnson Jr Show"

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WALLACE RONEY

A Member of the Washington DC Jazz Network

Spread the word! The Legacy Continues! Coming to a City Near You! Revolutionizing Jazz with New Sounds!! The Wallace Roney Group fresh off tour with sold out performances in Vienna, Tbilisi Georgia, Germany, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Cape Town & Johannesburgh South Africa, Atlanta GA, Williamstown College and Scullers Jazz Club Boston Mass.

Highlights! Goree' Senegal Concert de Jazz de Wallace Roney International Jazz Festival of St. Louis

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Reginal Cyntje

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GO FUND ME

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Joe Chambers 

Composer, Arranger, Drummer, pianist, and vibraphonist

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Exploring America's Classical Music "JAZZ"

It's African Heritage,

Legacy & Roots

Don't miss Chloe Arnold & Maud Arnold

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I think the idea is now for blacks to write about the history of our music. It's time for that, because whites have been doing it all the time. 

N.E.A. JAZZ MASTER

Dizzy Gillespie

Honorary Member of the Washington DC Jazz Network

Rankin Chapel

Howard University April Jazz Appreciation Month 2015 Schedule

George, thank you and thank GOD for blessing you with insight to create WDCJN!   The Network has been my connection to the greatest Jazz Legends alive today and Emerging Jazz Icons.  Many of whom I've met and collaborated with over the last 3 yrs after our introduction.  Its a Wonderful thing when Creativity collides with History, Experience and Cosmic Energy and that's exactly the vortex you've created with the WDCJN.  Keep letting your light Shine Brother,......... Keep letting it SHINE~~~Lou

John Hicks

December 21, 1941 – May 10, 2006

 

WAYNE LINSEY

A Member of the Washington DC Jazz Network

The Washington DC Jazz Network welcomes the phenomenal multi-instrumentalist WAYNE LINSEY, to the family. Currently the pianist on American Idol.(Shadd Piano). Has performed with Whitney Houston, Earth Wind & Fire, Baby Face, Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Chaka Kahn, Nancy Wilson, Stevie Wonder, Quincy Jones, Janet Jackson, Mary J Blige, Ray Charles, Lionel Richie, Halle Berry, Frankie Beverly, Wayne Brady Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Oprah Winfrey Show, Steve Harvey, Arsenio Hall Show and the list goes on.

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Calvin Jones BIG BAND Jazz Festival

The Article "Modern Drummer Magazine" Refused to Publish

Alfred Nobel and the invention of the microphone. 

By Paquito D'Rivera

HAVANA CUBA

I strongly believe that technology is here to help the art form, not to overwhelm it, but tragically, with a very few, each day more and more scarce exceptions, the invention of the microphone, that is credited to the German Emile Berliner in 1876

Read more here...

Jimmy Heath

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Aug 29, 1920 – Mar 12, 1955, also known as "Yardbird" and "Bird"

"The Art of Jazz Vocalese"

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Little Jimmy Scott

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Jimmy Heath
Diz to Today
By Dan Ouellette
The amiable 90-year-old saxophonist, educator, NEA Jazz Master, big band leader and elder statesman in the Heath Brothers group is optimistic about the future of jazz as he keeps “the continuum” going.

Enjoy the music...

VOICE OF THE SAXOPHONE

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Clave de Bembe

Arranged by Joe Chambers

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"Hipsters Corner"

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DAPS GEORGE V. JOHNSON!! JAZZ VOCALIST ON THE MOVE APRIL 25, 2014 HIPSTER SANCTUARY

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"First Lady of Flute"

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ART OF COOL FESTIVAL 2014

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"A SONG OF LOVE AND KINDNESS"

GARY BARTZ "COLTRANE WARRIORS

Barney McAll, Greg Bandy, James King and Gary Bartz ©Alan Nahigian

Yaacov Mayman

"A Night In Tunsia" 

featuring...

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Benny Sharoni

A Member of the Washington DC Jazz Network

Benny Sharoni, an Israeli-born, Boston-based tenor saxophonist, can energize even the largest, most lackluster venue with his big-toned sound and ebullient phrasing, packed with intense emotion and spirituality, a vibrant hybrid of the hip and the holy."

First Wooden Clock by: BENJAMIN BANNEKER 

Using as a model a pocket watch he had borrowed from a merchant or traveler, Banneker carved wooden replicas of each piece and used the parts to make a clock that struck hourly. He completed the clock in 1753, at the age of 21. Due to its precision (it struck every hour, on the hour, and continued to do so nearly forty years) the clock brought fame to young Banneker. Thus he began a watch and clock repair business. The clock continued to work until his death. Read more....

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A name doesn't make the music. It's just called that to differentiate it from other types of music. 
ART BLAKEY
Pyramids and Sphinx (Horemakhet) at Giza and much, much more...
Notice the resemblence! Who are we? Why did they destroy our Pyramids?


Put it this way: Jazz is a good barometer of freedom… In its beginnings, the United States of America spawned certain ideals of freedom and independence through which, eventually, jazz was evolved, and the music is so free that many people say it is the only unhampered, unhindered expression of complete freedom yet produced in this country.~~~Duke Ellington

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"MOMENTS NOTICE"

His sounds were mellow soft and warm...

You'll feel his spirit hum a long...

John Coltrane, played love and magic....

Listen to the message of his song ~~~

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For me, music and life are all about style~~~Miles Davis

 

Cock your hat - angles are attitudes~~Frank Sinatra 

 

 

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Introducing
"The One and Only"
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In The Beginning...
"The Pigfoot Jazz Workshop 1974"
John Malachi
Introducing the One & Only
"YOUR MAJESTY"
George V Johnson Jr
"Passing the torch 1977"
The Father of the Art of Jazz Vocalese
Historic 16 sound bite...
One of my students from Washington DC......
GEORGE V JOHNSON 
"Ladies and Gentlemen
The One and Only"
GEORGE V JOHNSON 
August 3, 1985
Eddie Jefferson's Birthday
Grant's Tomb
JazzMobile
 
N.E.A. Jazz Master
Grammy Award Winner
Live @ the...
BOHEMIAN CAVERNS
"Now's The Time"
Performing Charlie Parker's complete solo Note for Note!
N.E.A. Jazz Master

 

Say Benny.. I penned lyrics to the "Blues March" about 30 years ago and I've never sang them in public.... Oh YEAH!  Let's do them...
N.E.A. Jazz Master
Say! George, do the the "Gingerbread Boy". Don't sing the lyrics, just scat on it!
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"My Little Suede Shoes"
"The Big Chief of The Congo Square Nation"
MOMENTS NOTICE!
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Happy Birthday!
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November 5, 2012

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New York Post observes that he is "...one of the very finest young guitarists working today." 

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October 29, 2012

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Available for Bookings, Tours, Festivals, Concerts, Workshops and more
 
My Testimony
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W.D.C.J.N. is one of the first American Jazz Networks to embrace the remaining truly great Jazz legends of our times and upcoming Jazz greats through today’s social media. 

The W.D.C.J.N. is now internationally reaching Jazz musician, enthusiasts and aficionados, promoters, festivals of Jazz around the world. A real eye opener for people researching the history and present day development an evolution of America’s only original art form and historical legacy.
I fully endorse this institution  "The Washington DC Jazz Network" and encourage anyone that is fond of Jazz to visit the Washington D.C. Jazz Network; today and become a member or make a donation to a worthy cause.

Sincerely!!!

Maxwell Price
Belgium
 
 
 

Nation's Highest
Honor in Jazz!!
 
lou donaldson

An Advocate for Preserving America's Classical Music, "JAZZ", it's African American Heritage, Roots & Legacy throughout the world!

George V Johnson, Jr

Executive Director & Founder
Washington DC Jazz Network

The George V Johnson Jr Show

 

The Eddie Jefferson School of Bop

 

 

Hello George, I am proud to be a member of the Washington DC Jazz Network (WDJN).
I am able to find out what's going on in town and on the east coast
and to network with other musicians. I get a lot of my news from the emails I receive from WJN.
I also would like to thank you for supporting the Jazz
program at Howard University in Washington, DC. Keep up the great work.~~~FRED IRBY

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Experience the Standard for Executive Education
 
Howard University Jazz Ensemble Fall Concert

The Howard University Jazz Ensemble will present it's Fall Concert @ Andrew Rankin Memorial Chapel.


The guest soloist will be saxophonist Javon Jackson. Mr. Jackson is a veteran of the bands of Art Blakey, Freddie Hubbard, Elvin Jones and Les McCann. There will also be a performance by AFRO BLUE, the award winning vocal jazz ensemble.
Critics have their purposes, and they're supposed to do what they do, but sometimes they get a little carried away with what they think someone should have done, rather than concerning themselves with what they did~~~Duke Ellington
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Bring the Entire Family!

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B.F.A. Howard University 1980
A Member of the Washington DC Jazz Network

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 Support the Network that Supports you!

 

 

W.D.C.J.N. is one of the first American Jazz Networks to embrace the remaining truly great Jazz legends of our times and upcoming Jazz great through today’s social media.
 
The W.D.C.J.N. is now internationally reaching Jazz musician, enthusiasts and aficionados, promoters, festivals of Jazz around the world. A real eye opener for people researching the history and present day development an evolution of America’s only original art form and historical legacy.

I fully endorse this institution and encourage anyone that is fond of Jazz to visit the Washington D.C. Jazz Network; today and become a member or make a donation to a worthy cause.

Sincerely!!!

Maxwell Price
Belgium

 

Carmelo Munet
Michelle Rosewoman
 
Greetings DC Family, I'll be appearing at the Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival with a host of other great musicians in February
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Straight Ahead Live Jazz
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"JAZZ MINISTRY"

"It's the best deal in town"

Bring the family * Spread the word * Let's celebrate!

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Trombonist, arranger – and pioneer

for women in jazz, Melba Liston

“Melba [Liston] had the incredible ability of making musicians sound better through what she wrote for them. That’s the mark of a great arranger,” says jazz master pianist, composer and bandleader Randy Weston in his autobiography, “African…

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Night Journey Rewind with Trumpeter Theo Croker

Posted by James Graves on February 25, 2017 at 1:30pm 0 Comments

nightjourneyrewind.com the podcast is re airing an interview with trumpeter Theo Croker.  the Grandson of Doc Cheatham. set back an listen to his journey

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