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D.C. Jazz Festival celebrates 10 years

Now in its 10th year, the DC Jazz Festival has brought the world's best musicians to the nation's capital. Organizers have ambitious plans for this year's multi-day event, which begins this week.

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 06:34am EDT

Tags: marcus moore, d.c. jazz festival, frederic yonnet, Sunny Sumter, Roy Hargrove, Robert Glasper, go-go, Duke Ellington, Roberta Flack

Officials to cut ribbon on restored Howard Theatre

Officials are set to cut the ribbon on a restored theater in Northwest Washington that helped launch the careers of Ella Fitzgerald and Marvin Gaye.

Monday - 04/09/2012, 12:17pm EDT

Tags: howard theatre, DDOT, Vincent Gray, Ella Fitzgerald, Eleanor Holmes Norton