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Julie Mack is a versatile and charismatic vocalist based in the Washington, DC area, whose repertoire extends from the swinging standards and bittersweet ballads of jazz and the American Songbook to the swaying samba rhythms of Brazil.  Visit the Band pages to hear the music of the Julie Mack Jazz Groups, her Brazilian band Encantada, and the Julie Mack / David Jernigan Duo (voice/upright bass), or scroll through the site-wide player below to listen to a selection of these tracks.

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Previous events

Jul18

Encantada Duo at Secret Garden Jazz Series

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Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street, NW, Washington, DC

Encantada Duo featuring Julie Mack, with David Jernigan (guitar) plays Brazilian & Latin jazz for this free evening of music, food, socializing and cocktails, in the beautiful garden of this huge, historic hotel steps from the Woodley Park metro. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres! https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/washington-dc-shoreham/things-to-do/secret-garden-series

Jul11

Encantada Duo at Secret Garden Jazz Series

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Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street, NW, Washington, DC

Encantada Duo featuring Julie Mack, with David Jernigan (guitar) plays Brazilian & Latin jazz for this free evening of music, food, socializing and cocktails, in the beautiful garden of this huge, historic hotel steps from the Woodley Park metro. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres! https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/washington-dc-shoreham/things-to-do/secret-garden-series

May28

Julie Mack & Encantada at Alexandria Jazz Festival

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Waterfront Park, 1A Prince St., betw. Prince & King St., Alexandria, VA

Bring a blanket and enjoy Encantada's set at this free outdoor jazz festival on the Alexandria waterfront on Memorial Day! Encantada provides polished, high-energy shows presenting the best of Brazilian jazz. Line-up is Julie (vox), Wayne Wilentz (keys), Leonardo Lucini (bass), Jonas Durante (drums). Come early and stay for the day -- we follow the Navy Commodores, more great acts follow us.

Dec10

Encantada Brazilian Supper Club

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Bossa , 2463 18th Street, NW, Washington, DC

Join Encantada with Julie Mack for Sunday supper, with samba (and a jazz chaser!) on the menu with dining, drinks, and dancing. Enjoy a special cocktail and Brazilian music with a fantastic group - Julie (vocals & percussion), Bruno Lucini (percussion & drums), David Jernigan (guitar & bass)! To help you join the festa, start the evening at 6 pm upstairs with Welcome to Samba Dance Class with Katie Kirkpatrick!

Cost: $10 Dance Class: 6 - 7, upstairs Live Band: 7 - 9, downstairs