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DC Jazz Festival

Native son Duke Ellington would feel right at home through June 16 as 60 or so venues, clubs like Madam’s Organ and Bohemian Caverns to Kennedy Center, book 100-plus shows. Highlights: the Roy Haynes Fountain of Youth Band on The Hamilton’s subterranean stage and Grammy-winning hip-hop act The Roots at Kastles Stadium. Prices vary.