jazz musicians performing at WashU's free concert series, Jazz at Holmes.

Jazz at Holmes

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

Thursdays 8-10 p.m.
Holmes Lounge, Ridgley Hall on Danforth Campus

Throughout the fall 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

September 14 - Special Event!
From Great Britain - modern jazz. Bassist & composer Tony Grey with Jay Oliver, William Lenihan & Roger Guth

September 21
Saxophonist Legend Freddie Washington and his quartet. Modern Jazz.

September 28 
Montez Coleman/Eric Slaughter Quartet. Straight-ahead jazz.

October 5 
Jazz singer Kim Fuller and band. Traditional songs and swing.

October 19 - Special Event
From Torino - Music of Italian Film Composers: Morricone, Gaslini, Rota, Umiliani, Giordano. Filippo Consentino, baritone guitar, William Lenihan, guitars, Fisarmonica with the Sogni D'Alba String Trio.

October 26 
Streams of Extremity II. Ptah Williams, William Lenihan, Steve Davis, Amy Greenhalgh and Marcia Mann. Improvisation and the languages of Stravinsky, Bartok, Stockhausen, Miles Davis and beyond.

November 2
Voices of Freedom, Songs of Social Justice. Scott Bryan/Rick Schuler and band. Beat-period songs/folk and jazz in music of the 60's and 70's.

November 9
Singer Joe Mancuso and Organ Trio. Traditional blues and jazz.

November 16
Arc of Light Ensemble - modern ensemble jazz. Paul Demarinus, Randy Holmes, Wayne Coniglio, William Lenihan and band.

November 30
Vince Varvel Quartet. Modern jazz.

December 7 - Special Event
Holiday concert featuring St. Louis Premiere Musicians & WashU singers.