this week @ wmc


Thursday, Sep 12th

Kenny Ning ~ 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Rodney Green + Jam Session ~ 10:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Friday, Sep 13th

Gene Ess ~ 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Gerry Eastman & Friends: Jam Session ~ 10:00 PM - 12:30 AM

Saturday, Sep 14th

Fernando Garcia Band ~ 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Sunday, Sep 15th

Love Jones Jazz Jam ~ 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM



Joshua Jennings

Born in Jamaica, New York, Joshua began studying music in 7th Grade at Catherine and Count Basie Middle School. While in seventh grade, Joshua started studying music with Grammy award nominee Trumpet Player Waldron Ricks, who mentored Joshua throughout the year, and helped Joshua to get into the Jazz At Lincoln Center Middle School Program. During this program, Joshua was taught every Wednesday by six-time Grammy award winner Jim Seeley. After finishing the program, Joshua has continued to practice and study the art of music.

Joshua has played at 4 All-City Festivals, 2 Jazz Festivals, both Savannah Music Festival and the Caramoor Jazz Festival in Caramoor, New York. He has also been selected by NYSSMA (New York State School Music Association) to be on the alternate list for the All- State Festival, which ranks him as one of the top High School Trumpeters in the state. Currently, Joshua is Studying with 2017 Carmine Caruso International Jazz Solo Competition winner Tony Glausi. This September, Joshua will be starting his senior year of high school at Bishop Loughlin BLMHS.

Become a Part of The Williamsburg Music Center Summer & Fall Internship Program:

  • Get a chance to perform and work alongside legendary musicians in New York City's leading black-owned Jazz venue. 
  • All singers, musicians and composers are welcome
  • Perform, compose and practice with Gerry Eastman Ensemble 
  • There will be 2 performances per month at WMC 
  • Auditions will be held every Friday evening at the Gerry Eastman Ensemble Jam Session at WMC 

Contact Us To Learn More

Featured Video

Here's Gerry Eastman & Friends playing Gerry's composition "Learn From Your Mistakes", with Taru Alexander on Drums, Greg Lewis on Organ, and Andrew Schwandt on sax.

Gerry performs with his group every Friday night at WMC!

Visit our YouTube channel for more videos!

location & hours


We are located on the corner of Bedford Ave. and South 5th St. in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Nearby Subway Stops:

J or M: Marcy Ave Station

L: Bedford Ave Station

G: Metropolitan Ave Station

Williamsburg Music Center

367 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211, US

(718) 384-1654


Some exceptions may apply. If you want to make sure we're open on a specific date, please see the calendar or contact us via phone or email