Bethesda Blues and Jazz
7719 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
Office Staff Hrs: Mon-Fri 10-6pm
Box Office Hours: Mon-Fri 12-8pm
Show Hours: See Music Calendar
RICK BROWN, PROPRIETOR
Rick Brown is a 3rd generation Washingtonian, raised by a jazz drummer and a restaurant owner's daughter. After 7 years working in restaurants, Rick entered the real estate business. 40 years later, B&B Realty Investments, LLC is a premier property management and investment company, based in Bethesda, Maryland with over 1,000,000 square feet of properties under ownership and management.
Rick has been recognized as the Realtor of the Year, by both the Maryland and DC Association of Realtors for his work in the education and political arenas of the industry. Rick has also served as National Chairman of the Realtor PAC and as Dean of the Realtors Institute.
He has been recognized by the National Council on the Aging as their Community Leader of the Year and has served as a youth basketball and lacrosse coach. Rick is a graduate of Montgomery Blair High School and Towson University.
His connections to the Bethesda Theater run deep. In addition to attending movies here in the 50s, his mother, Florence DeSando, graduated from Bethesda Chevy Chase High School on this stage in 1947!
Rick, with a father, 2 brothers, (www.larrybrownjazz.com) and cousins who are professional musicians, brings a commitment to excellence and an exciting new vision for this treasured landmark of Bethesda. With the addition of a first class kitchen, a 40 bar and 300 table seats, his vision of a world class supper club is ready to unfold!