Pictures from Songbook Salon — John Bucchino

Take a look at the pictures from the DC Cabaret Network’s first ever Songbook Salon, featuring the works of composer John Bucchino. The salon was held on Sunday, September 20, 2009, in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C.

Next Open Mic — Monday, September 28th

microphone58 Our previous Open Mic at Stars Bistro was a hit, so we’re doing it again in September.  Details below. Please try to arrive by 7:45 to sign-up and review music with Peter Darling. Note the special fee. Only $5.00 this month! Affordable and fun! Come on out and support cabaret in Washington, while enjoying good food and drink.

Stars Bistro and Bar
2120 P St. NW
Washington, DC 20037
Monday, September 28, 2009
8 PM
Keyboards:  Peter Darling
Special Fee:  $5.00 only!

Time to Get Your Dues in for the 2009-2010 Membership Season


To renew your membership or become a new member, send your check for $35 to:

DC Cabaret Network

P.O. Box 6259

Washington, DC 20015-0259

The member year runs from September 1 to August 31   A complete list of MEMBER BENEFITS is listed on our homepage.

DC Cabaret Network Cosponsors Songwriters Showcase

sheet music The DC Cabaret Network is a co-sponsor of the Songwriters Showcase for Washington D.C. songwriters to be held on October 27, 2009.  The event is being sponsored by the Smithsonian Associates, and BMI.  Co-sponsors include the Songwriters Association of Washington, DC. (SAW), and several other local organizations.

To submit song entries, go to The genres include pop, adult contemporary, jazz vocals, and R&B.  The deadline for submission of songs is September 18, 2009. The fee for submitting a song is $10.00

The performance will be held at the Baird Auditorium in the National Museum of Natural History (14th and Constitution NW) on October 27.      The guest artist will be *Lamont Dozier, the legendary songwriter for the Motown* *greats* like The Supremes, The Four Tops, Smokey Robinson, Michael Jackson, Martha and the Vandellas, and Marvin Gaye.