jazz musicians performing at Jazz at Holmes

Jazz at Holmes

Join the WashU community for free live performances by noted local and regional jazz artists.

Throughout the spring semester, enjoy free live performances by noted local and regional jazz artists from 8-10 p.m. Thursday nights at Holmes Lounge in Ridgley Hall on the Danforth campus. 

Parking permitted in yellow zones and the Danforth University Center (DUC) parking garage only.

Jazz at Holmes is sponsored by the Student Union, University College and Summer School, Congress of the South 40, Department of Music, Greek Life Office, Community Service Office, Danforth University Center & Event Management, Office of Residential Life, Campus Life, Office of Student Involvement & Leadership, and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Students

Jazz at Holmes Concert Schedule

January 25 

Richard Deja Group
Pan-idiomatic improvised music and compositions from free jazz to funk.

February 1

Freddie Washington/Tom Byrne Quartet with Montez Coleman and Eric Stiller

February 8

Steve Davis Band
Standard jazz and more.

February 15

Tony Viviano Jazz Quartet
Love songs and swing in the style of Sinatra and Bennett.

February 22

Jazz, poetry and improvisation: Eileen G'Sell with William Lenihan, Jay Oliver, and Steve Davis
Interactive poetry and music performance with WashU faculty writer and jazz trio.

March 1

Kara Baldus-Mehrmann Trio with Ben Wheeler and Jerry Mazzuca
Traditional piano jazz.

March 8

Women's voices in music
Washington University's uniquely talented students.

March 22

52nd Street and To Be or Not to Bop Randy Holmes Bepop Quintet
Traditional jazz from the 40's-50's. Introductory lecture by professor Patrick Burke, author of Come in and Hear the Truth.

March 29

Students of the Jazz studies program
Talented students of the WashU jazz studies program.

April 5

Brianna Brown Band
Talented St. Louis voice in jazz and R&B.