Capital Jazz Fest – Gregory Porter, Lalah Hathaway & Black Violin at Merriweather Post Pavilion

Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Maryland



Capital Jazz Fest - Gregory Porter at



Capital Jazz Fest – Gregory Porter, Lalah Hathaway & Black Violin

Merriweather Post Pavilion

Step into the rhythm of summer at the Capital Jazz Fest, featuring a lineup that sways as smoothly as a melody from Gregory Porter himself. Mark your calendars for Saturday, 8th June 2024 and prepare to be swept away by the beloved sensations at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland.

Grammy Award-winning Gregory Porter, known for his deep baritone and touching hits like "Liquid Spirit" and "Hold On," will headline the stage, bringing the storytelling of jazz to life. Joining him is the incredibly talented Lalah Hathaway, whose rich harmonies in songs like "Something" attest to her pedigree and creative prowess. But the crescendo doesn't stop there—Black Violin will infuse the evening with their lively blend of classical meets hip-hop, defying expectations and genre norms.

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Prepare to be enchanted by the smooth sounds and lively atmosphere at the Capital Jazz Fest on Saturday 8th June 2024 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. Guests will surround themselves in a symphony of jazz notes, moving beats, and contemporary fusions from an brilliant lineup featuring Gregory Porter, Lalah Hathaway and Black Violin. Revel in the musical bliss under the stars, surrounded by the soothing setting only this festival can deliver. The experience promises to be nothing short of magical.

Gregory Porter

Grammy Award-winner Gregory Porter, touted for his rich baritone and emotional storytelling through songs like "Be Good" and "Hold On", will take the stage, bringing his latest achievements to life. Praised for his popular approach which echoes legends like Nat King Cole, Porter continues to be one of jazz’s leading men with his recent work that further solidifies his status in the jazz world.

Lalah Hathaway

The night's velvet sky will echo with the sultry voice of Lalah Hathaway, daughter of the legendary Donny Hathaway. With multiple Grammy awards under her belt, Lalah's mastery in vocal subtleties and emotive performance resonate in hits like "Something" and "Angel". Her tight performance at the 2021 festival still stay with yous as a proof of her timeless appeal and vocal prowess.

Black Violin

The dual force of Black Violin will blend classical with modern hip-hop to a striking effect, leaving the audience in awe. The pairing, known for pushing musical boundaries, brings the mélange of strings and beats, sending waves through the jazz community. Their recent projects continue to garner critical acclaim, making their upcoming appearance a much-anticipated highlight.

Merriweather Post Pavilion Information

The historic Merriweather Post Pavilion, tucked in natural woodlands, stands out as an iconic venue with its long history of hosting spectacular concerts. Its amenities include ample seating with a capacity to welcome thousands of fans, ADA accessibility and a variety of concessions to enhance the concert-going experience. To inquire further, contact the venue directly for more details.

About the Venue

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Merriweather Post Pavilion

Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Maryland, 21044, US