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Muneer Nasser Quintet is back !
August 7, 2021, Two sets 7:00 pm and 8:30 pm
Takoma Station 6914 4th St NW. Washington, DC 20012
1st gig since the Pandemic began.
Featuring a world class set of musicians:
Muneer Nasser, Trumpet & Flugelhorn; Elijah Easton, Tenor Saxophone
Christopher Stiles, Piano; James King, Bass
Julian Berkowitz, Drums; Special Guest: Herm Hopkins, Trombone
Get Ready to Jam! $15 Advanced / $20 Day of event
Get your tickets right now at https://www.jkproductions.org/
Bringing Jazz back to Takoma Station!
I am honored to be the 1st guest on Antonio Parker's new show called "A Conversation in Jazz". Take a quick listen to part 1, 2 and 3. We will touch on my life in jazz, my father, jazz bassist Jamil Nasser's life in jazz and much more. Catch them all.
Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser has been released as an Ebook through Amazon!
Want a paperback copy of the book signed by the author?
Everything is on SALE! Click on the store or shopping cart above!
We are still mailing out signed copies of the paperback book during the pandemic if you order from .
Past events & Press
March 10th, 2020
November 16, 17 2019
FREE Jazz Concert Montgomery College
Come listen to live jazz!
Muneer Nasser on Trumpet & Flugelhorn, Elijah Easton on Saxophone, Chris Stiles on Piano, Gerhard Graml on Bass, and Julian Berkowitz on drums.
Catch this fiery set. FREE Concert featuring songs from Muneer Nasser's new CD "A Soldier's Story" which is a tribute to his father jazz bassist Jamil Nasser.
Bring your family and all friends along with you!
Montgomery College, Recital Hall, Music Building, Rockville Campus
240-567-5209 for more information about this concert.
W.C. Handy Birthday Celebration!
November 16th, 2019 Parade, movie, book-signing on Beale Street! FREE events! Bring your family!
Come join Muneer Nasser for a book talk and signing on the infamous Beale Street! Taking it back to Jamil Nasser's Roots!
1:00 pm Screening of movie Mr. Handy's Blues: A Musical Documentary
2:30 pm Muneer Nasser Book signing and talk: Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser
Saturday events held at the Old Daisy Theatre 330 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103
November 17, 2019 5:30 pm W. C. Handy Awards Ceremony
Come join Muneer Nasser, author and musician as he accepts a W. C. Handy award on behalf of him father, Jamil Nasser.
Holiday Inn Airport, 2240 Democrat Rd, Memphis, TN 38132
November 9, 2019
Baltimore Jazz Conference, St. Episcopal Church,
October 22, 2019
October 11, 2019
Deanwood Heights Art All Night Festival
The Muneer Nasser Quintet with Muneer Nasser, trumpet; Elijah Easton, Saxophone; Julian Berkowitz, drums; Christoper Stiles, piano; Gerhard Graml, Bass;
Peanut Grove Stage 5000 Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave NE Washington DC http://wardsevenartallnight.com/programs/
Allyn Johnson and Meet the Artist on the Bandstand - Muneer Nasser
Pianist and UDC Jazz Studies Director Allyn Johnson invites author and trumpeter Muneer Nasser for a session of conversation and performance
University of District of Columbia Recital Hall, Performing Arts, Bldg 46 West, 4200 Connecticut Ave Nw Washington DC, Van Ness Metro stop
8pm & 10 pm
Join us at Twins Jazz
The Muneer Nasser Quintet with Muneer Nasser, Trumpet; Antonio Parker, Saxophone; Julian Berkowitz, drums; Christoper Stiles, piano; Gerhard Graml, Bass;
WPFW 89.3 FM Live@5 with Sandra Butler Truesdale August 22nd, Show Archive: https://wpfwfm.org/radio/programming/archived-shows
July 25, 2019
06/16/2019 6- 9:00 pm
$10 cash at door
Ages 12 & under free
Songs for our Fathers! Join us on father's day for some live jazz with The Muneer Nasser Quintet!
Alice's Jazz & Cultural Society (AJACS) 2813 12th St NE, Washington, DC 20017
June 2019 issue
New York City Jazz Record Review! June 2019
JazzBites Radio show with Anthea Redmond on channels 1 & 2.
Neon Jazz Interview series with Joe Dimino Engineered by John Christopher in Kansas City Missouri. Take a listen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j2Ob2H9Hlvs
04/13/2019 7-9:30 pm
$25 at the door
04/11/2019 3- 5 pm
02/23/2019 1 to 3 pm Free
02/22/2019 6 to 9 pm $5 cover
THE MUNEER NASSER QUINTET at Vicino's Ristorante Italiano
Join Trumpter, Muneer Nasser, along with Elijah Easton, Allyn Johnson, James King and John Lamkin III as they play cuts from "A Solider's Story" the companion CD to the memoir Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser.
VICINO RISTORANTE ITALIANO 959 Sligo Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910
WPFW 89.3 Jazz Stories Amy K Bormet & Aaron Myers
Thinking About Jazz Presentation Series: Muneer Nasser
Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser
Come listen, ask questions, see rare footage, and other personal artifacts that Jamil Nasser collected during his 50 year career in jazz. Books & CDs will be available for sale. Westminster Church 400 I St SW, Washington, DC 20024
CD Release Celebration Concert of Muneer Nasser's debut CD "A Soldier's Story"
Join Trumpter, Muneer Nasser, along with Elijah Easton, Allyn Johnson, James King and John Lamkin III. Purchase your signed copy of a CD or copy of Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser.
Westminster Church 400 I St SW, Washington, DC 20024 (SW Waterfront Metro station is 1 block away)_
02/16/2019 10 am Passes start at $5
Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival Author Presentation and book signing
Join Muneer as he discusses the life & legacy of his father Jamil Nasser
Book will be available for sale at the #MAJF store. Rockville Maryland Hilton 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville MD 20852
Montgomery Village News publishes article on Muneer Nasser's book
Resident publishes book about father and jazz musician Jamil Nasser
Publishers Weekly review!
01/7/2019 to 01/08/2019
Jazz Congress New York
ASHA Craft Fair
11/10/2018 2pm to 5pm
Upright Bass commercial on debuts on Bebop Tv.com
New York Book Launch at St. Peter's Church 619 Lexington Ave NY, NY.
Book discussion, signing, music.
Invited Guests: Harold Mabern, Lou Donaldson, Richard Wyands, Jimmy Owens, George Coleman
11/08/2018 8 pm to 10 pm
WKCR 89.9 New York Columbia University Radio Interview
09/29/2018 12 pm to dusk
17th Annual Free DC Jazz Preservation Festival. 12 pm to dusk, 400 I Street SW Washington DC 20024.
WPFW 89.3 FM Radio Interview on Ethelbert Miller's On The Margin. Listen live or stream from
08/30/2018 9:00 am to 11 am