Past Dates

Saturday, December 7th, 2019

Listen to the sounds of Jazz! - 7:00 pm and 9: 00 pm
173 St. Patrick's Dr
Waldorf, MD 20603
(240) 210-8379
Price: Free

Come enjoy live jazz as the band plays cuts from the new CD "A Soldier's Story" While there get your signed copy of the memoir written by Muneer about his dad called: Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser.  The band includes Muneer Nasser, Trumpet & Flugelhorn; Elijah Easton, Saxophone; Julian Berkowitz, Drums; Christopher Stiles, Piano; and Gerhard Graml, Bass.

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Holiday Inn Airport
W.C. Handy Heritage Awards - 5:30 pm
2240 Democrat Rd
Memphis, Tennesee 38123
Price: $50

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

Saturday, November 16th, 2019

Old Daisy Theatre
W.C. Handy Birthday Weekend - 2:30 pm
329 Beale Street
Memphis, Tennesse 38103
Price: FREE

Come join Muneer Nasser for a book talk and signing on the infamous Beale Street! Taking it back to Jamil Nasser's Roots!

11:30 am W. C. Handy Birthday Bicentennial Parade Beale Street

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 

Please visit the Handy Museum while on Beale Street!

Saturday, November 9th, 2019

Baltimore Jazz Conference - 11:00 AM
3009 Greenmount Ave
Baltimore, Maryland 21218
Price: FREE

Come visit the author's table at the 2019 Baltimore Jazz Conference. Get a copy of  Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser signed by the author!

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Allyn Johnson and Meet the Artist on the Bandstand - Muneer Nasser - 12:30 pm
RECITAL HALL (Performing Arts—Bldg. 46-West 4200 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
Price: Free

Pianist and UDC Jazz Studies Director Allyn Johnson invites author and trumpeter Muneer Nasser for a session of conversation and performance. Muneer’s recording, A Soldier's Story is the musical companion to the book he authored, Upright Bass: The Musical Life and Legacy of Jamil Nasser. The recording is a musical tribute to his father, the late great bassist Jamil Nasser. 
RECITAL HALL (Performing Arts—Bldg. 46-West)


Saturday, September 14th, 2019

5000 Nanny Helen Burroughs Ave NE
Washington, DC 20019
Price: FREE

Art All Night Deanwood

Creative Arts in the Neighborhood

Thursday, September 5th, 2019

The Muneer Nasser Band - 8 pm & 10 pm
1344 U. St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
( 202) 234-0072

Come hear live jazz with Muneer Nasser, trumpet; Antonio Parker, saxophone; Julian Berkowitz, drums; Gerhard Graml; bass and Christopher Stiles, piano! While there purchase a copy of the new tribute CD "A Solider's Story" and signed copy of "Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser"

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Live@5 Sandra Butler-Truesdale - 5:00 pm
Washington D.C.
(202) 588-0893
Price: Watch us livestream from the studio

Catch us live with host Sandra Butler-Truesdale. Listen to WPFW or watch the live stream on facebook of The Muneer Nasser Quintet as they play songs from the CD "A Soldier's Story" and tell tidbits from the book " Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser". and

Sunday, June 16th, 2019

Songs for our fathers! - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
2813 12th St NE
Washington, DC
(202) 526-1615
Price: $10

Come join the Muneer Nasser Quintet! Bring your family to hear some live jazz on Father's Day. Family friendly Ages 12 and under are free. We will have books and CD's available for sale.

Saturday, April 13th, 2019

The Muneer Nasser quintet performs - 7:00
959 Sligo Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Price: $20

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. 

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

Thinking about Jazz - 1:00
400 I St SW
Washington, DC 20024
Price: Free

Come  listen, ask question, see rare video footage and other personal artifacts that Jamil Nasser collected during his 50 year career in jazz.

Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Friday Night Jazz CD Release Show - 6:00 pm
400 I Street SW
Washington, DC 20024
Price: $5

Come celebrate the release of the CD "A Soldier's Story" the musical companion to Upright Bass: The Musical Life & Legacy of Jamil Nasser.