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Imani Grace Cooper

The first floor of Marvin is where live performances take the stage every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday through Saturday. Doors open and happy hour starts at 6 pm. Live music starts at at 7 pm on Monday and Thursday and on 8 pm on Friday and Saturday.

We are first come first serve and all ages are welcomed. We are currently taking reservations for parties up to 10 guests from 6-8 pm. We do our best to accommodate everyone! If you would like to make a reservation please email events@marvindc.com

Imani-Grace Cooper is a jazz vocalist with idiom versatility and knowledge from experiences including collegiate studies under the main instruction of 2013 DownBEAT Magazine’s Jazz Education Achievement Award recipient, Connaitre Miller. Her enthusiasm for jazz fueled the cultivation of a jazz series at Sankofa Cafe in Washington, D.C., titled Sounds at Sankofa which features a variety of DC jazz legends like Allyn Johnson and Fred Foss. Imani-Grace debuted as a solo artist as the Apollo Theate’'s guest artist during the Annual Harlem Jazz Week. Imani-Grace Cooper, as a solo artist and ensemble singer, has shared band stands with Dianne Reeves, Esperanza Spalding, Terri Lyne Carrington, the late George Duke, Al Jarreau, and many more! Imani-Grace services fellow enthusiasts of singing in private voice lessons and can be found singing regularly in Washington, D.C., and surrounding cities.

Food and drink also play a starring role for guests who want dinner and a show. Our full menu is available on Mondays-Thursday, 6 pm-10 pm and Fridays and Saturday from 6-11 pm.

Happy hour food and drink are available from opening until 7 pm, Monday-Friday. Offerings below.

$4 Frites

$6 Mac & Cheese Croquettes

$8 Marinere Mussels

$11 Smoked Baby Back Ribs

$11 Red Curry Mussels

$12 Crab Cakes

$12 Crispy Chicken Sandwich served with frites

$13 Marvin Burger served with frites

Happy hour drinks include

$4 Stella

$5 Rail drinks

$6 Malbec or Sauvignon Blanc

$7 Jameson, Tito’s, Milagro

Earlier Event: July 24
Rooftop Reggae at Marvin
Later Event: July 26
The Remix