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December 1969

UPCOMING SHOWS

January 2019

Jalapeños w/ Tom Lagana

Tom Lagana / Darden Purcell Duo performs at the best tapas restaurant in Annapolis, Jalapeños.

Private Event - Sage Entertainment

Darden Purcell performs a private event for Sage Entertainment.

Mamma Angela's Italian Bistro and Wine Bar

Mike Noonan/Darden Purcell duo at Mamma Angela's Italian Bistro and Wine Bar! No cover.

Dave Detwiler Big Band

Darden Purcell is the featured vocalist with the Dave Detwiler Big band at a private event in McLean, VA.

Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra w/ Eddie Daniels

Darden Purcell is the featured vocalist with the Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra, under the direction of Jim Carroll with very special guest artist, Eddie Daniels!

February 2019

Mamma Angela's Italian Bistro and Wine Bar

Tom Lagana/Darden Purcell duo at Mamma Angela's Italian Bistro and Wine Bar! No cover.

Tom Lagana/Darden Purcell Duo - ENO Wine Bar

Tom Lagana/Darden Purcell Duo perform at ENO Wine Bar for a special Valentine's Day event. ENO Wine Bar is connected to the Four Seasons Hotel, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC.

Mamma Angela's Italian Bistro and Wine Bar

Tom Lagana/Darden Purcell duo at Mamma Angela's Italian Bistro and Wine Bar! No cover.

Mardi Gras Concert - St. John's Episcopal Church

Dave Detwiler group - Mardi Gras concert at St. John's Episcopal Church.

March 2019

Mason Vocal Jazz Festival with Lisanne Lyons and Brad Rees

The Mason Vocal Jazz Festival is a non-competitive invitational event open to high school, college and community groups. Vocal Jazz and A Cappella groups are welcome! Groups will perform a twenty (20) minute set followed by an on-stage clinic with our guest clinicians, Lisanne Lyons (Florida International University) and Brad Rees (Tiffin University).

The festival will take place Saturday, March 9, 2019, 9am – 6pm in Harris Theatre on the George Mason University, Fairfax Campus. The participation fee is $225 per ensemble and spots are limited. Educators and Jazz aficionados are welcome to attend, watch groups and observe our guest clinicians!

Festival Director: Dr. Darden Purcell, dpurcel2@gmu.edu.

Location: George Mason University, Fairfax Campus, Harris Theatre. 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030.

Shawn Purcell Recording Session

Shawn Purcell recording session with Todd Simon, Regan Brough and Stockton Helbing!

Darden Purcell Trio - Harmony Hall

Darden Purcell Trio performs at Harmony Hall in Fort Washington.

April 2019

Accent Vocal Festival at Tiffin University

The Mason Jazz Vocal Ensemble will perform at the Accent Vocal Festival, hosted by Brad Rees at Tiffin University!

Blues Alley - Tribute to America's First Lady of Song with Sara Jones and Alexis Cole!

Darden Purcell, Alexis Cole and Sara Jones perform a "tribute to the first lady of song" concert at Washington DC's historic Jazz club, Blues Alley!