jazz musicians performing at Jazz at Holmes

Jazz in July

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

Throughout the month of July, 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 in July is sponsored by the Student Union, University College and Summer School, Congress of the South 40, Department of Music, Danforth University Center & Event Management, and the Office of the Provost.

Jazz in July Concert Schedule

July 5

Kasimu-tet: Trumpeter Kasimu Taylor & his quartet
Straight-ahead jazz

July 12

Java Jived
A cappella jazz vocal group. The birds & the B's (Bach, Bacharach, Beatles...)

July 19

Guitarist Vince Varvel & his trio
Modern jazz

July 26

Saxophonist Kendrick Smith & his quartet
Straight-ahead jazz