The Market Screen presents a musical feast of more than 40 performers by some of the area’s best blues, rock, jazz, soul, country, world, and contemporary artists.
And of course, it wouldn’t be a “holiday” market without some of your favorite seasonal standards.
Check the YouTube Channel to see postings of the performances after they have premiered Live on the Market Screen.

Afro Blue

Jazz, A Capella

Afro Blue, the dynamic vocal jazz ensemble from Howard University, has performed to wide critical acclaim

Alpha Dog Blues Ensemble

Acoustic Blues

Blues with a bite. Two bands - electric Chicago blues, and old-time acoustic blues/jazz

Andres Garcia

Latin Jazz

Colombian rhythms with the influence of the psychedelic guitar and brass instruments

Bob Sheppard

Roots, Rock, Americana

We play a variety of genres of music, including Classic Rock, Bluegrass, R&B, Soul, Folk, and Country

Cecily Bumbray

Jazz, R&B

DC-based vocalist and songwriter Cecily is known for her agile soprano and honest lyrics

Conor & the Wild Hunt

Americana, Folk Rock

Conor & The Wild Hunt animates soulful original songs with fresh perspectives on Americana, Folk, and Pop traditions


Gypsy Jazz

Djangolaya is a group of musicians in the DC Metro Area celebrating the music of Django Reinhardt

Erin Harpe Country Blues Duo


Powerhouse female acoustic finger-style guitar player. Empress Erin of Lovewhip

Flo Anito

Singer Songwriter

Songs focuse on someone observing the increasing political and social divides across the country

Jazz Trotters


Exploring the world of Traditional jazz with a nod to Elmer Snowden, Banjo, Upright Bass & piano

Jelly Roll Mortals

Folk, Roots, Americana

with special guest JANINE WILSON. Jelly Roll Mortals are a DC-area collision of after-the-fall musical vagabonds

Karen Collins & The Backroads

Folk, Roots, Americana

We're a honky tonk country band based in Takoma Park, MD

Kentucky Avenue

Modern Americana

Stella Schindler Lead Vocals/Guitar and Dave Ries Lead Guitar/Vocals

King Street Bluegrass

Bluegrass, Americana

A traditional bluegrass band with blues, folk, and country influences

Kiss and Ride

Blues, Jazz, Soul

Carly Harvey performs solo and with her band Kiss and Ride, a rotating member 4 piece ensemble


Irish, Step Dancers

Lilt with dancers from the Culkin Live Dance Company

Lost Baggage

American Songbook


Low Water Bridge Band

Folk, Root, Americana

unique sound that shakes the mountains, rumbles through the holler, and fills the river bottoms

Moose Jaw

Bluegrass, Americana

hard-hitting originals, eclectic covers, and driven bluegrass favourites to create a unique and energetic sound

More Kibel!

Jazz, Swing, Holiday

Mid-Atlantic's premier woodwind specialists, working with some of the best bands in jazz, swing

Music Pilgrim Trio

Jazz, Traditional Folk, Holiday

a wealth of experience and virtuosity with a fearless improvisational spirit

Nina Casey Trio

Swing, American Songbook

known for her expressive performances and skillful execution, it’s clear that Nina loves what she sings

Painted Trillium

Celtic, Folk

traditional Celtic and folk music that ranges from fast paced reels and songs to airs and slow ballads

Sara Curtin

Folk, Roots, Americana

AudioFemme calls he music "smart yet delicious, like a kale smoothies as yummy as a milkshake."

Split String Soup

Bluegrass, Americana

Split String Soup creates an eclectic Americana sound all their own

Surf Jaguars

Surf Rock

Surf beach music, enjoy your favorite Vintage tunes! Easy listening, not super loud

The 19th Street Band

Folk Rock, Americana

Characterized by high energy vocal harmonies, The Band brings together a constellation of Americana, country and rock

The All New Genetically Altered Jug Band

Folk, Roots, Americana

Humorous music with a slightly off beat twist

The Archives


a reggae tribute to Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson

The Honey Larks


Roots music with fabulous vocal harmonies and uncensored girl chat between tunes

The Lovejoy Group

Jazz, Holiday

a versatile ensemble serving up energetic jazz, funky blues and smooth Latin rhythms

The Sweater Set

Folk Pop

DC-based contemporary folk duo

The Tritone Jazz Trio


Thomas Kitchen is a classical-trained jazz guitarist who plays a wide range of musical styles

Washington Youth Choir

A Cappella

An astounding year-round performance ensemble, which provides an educational experience geared toward talented and driven young vocalists in the DC Metropolitan area


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