Donvonte McCoy Quintet feat George V Johnson Jr

Eighteenth Street Lounge, 1212 18th Street, NW, Washington DC 20036

Donvonte McCoy is one of today's finest jazz trumpeter's and composers. Donvonte has performed with many artists such as Curtis Fuller, Lionel Hampton, Jason Moran, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, George V Johnson Jr, Steve Williams and Eric Wyatt to name a few. Donvonte leads his own ensemble, The Donvonte McCoy Quintet. His first recording as a leader, "3rd Floor" has been received with many great reviews. The Donvonte McCoy Quintet has been named "Best Small Jazz Ensemble" by Washington D.C. City Paper two years in a row. This year, the Washington D.C. City Paper named him best trumpeter as well!