The new year features old friends playing live music at Monticello Seasonal Cuisine, 630 G St.
Bob Wren plays his violin and octave mandolin from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Fridays. His style includes world music, Klezmer, jazz, Django Reinhardt, folk and Baroque.
From 6 to 9 p.m. Saturdays, Ken Kemmerling plays jazz piano, with songs from the Great American Songbook, popular tunes and requests.
Timothy Nutter hosts acoustic open mic night from 8:30 to 11 p.m. on Wednesdays (Jan. 8, 15, 22 and 29).
Bob and Donna Wren play folk and classical music from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12.
From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, Jon Spivack will play jazz guitar.