A jazztravaganza

“Swing, Swing, Swing” at the Kennedy Center will be a 16-day extravaganza of jazz, pop, Western swing and even violin hip-hop, Friday through Nov. 26. Here’s a glance at the offerings.

Friday, Nov. 11 : Introduction of the KC Dance Hall, a dance floor installed at the north end of the Grand Foyer, where visitors can dance to live music through Nov. 25. Free. “Jazz on the Elevens,” a tribute to the late jazz great Billy Taylor featuring pianists Toshiko Akiyoshi and Danilo Perez, former Taylor Trio members and jazz vocal group Afro Blue from Howard University. 8 p.m. $35-$50. Dance Hall performance by the Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra. 6 p.m. (5 p.m. dance lesson). Free.

Saturday, Nov. 12: Dance Hall performance by Smooth & EZ with DJ V Smooth. 6 p.m. (5 p.m. dance lesson). Free.

Sunday, Nov. 13: Dance Hall performance by Gypsy swing violinist Tony Ballog. 6 p.m. Free.

Monday, Nov. 14: Dance Hall performance by the U.S. Army Blues jazz ensemble. 6 p.m. Free.

Tuesday, Nov. 15: Dance Hall performance of Dixieland swing by the Firecracker Jazz Band. 6 p.m. Free.

Wednesday, Nov. 16: Dance Hall performance of avant-garde swing-era jazz by the Ghost Train Orchestra. 6 p.m. Free.

Thursday, Nov. 17: Dance Hall performance of Western swing by Asleep at the Wheel. 6 and 9 p.m. (5 and 8:30 p.m. dance classes). Free.

Friday, Nov. 18: Dance Hall performance by the Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra. 6 and 10 p.m. (5 and 9:30 p.m. dance classes). Free.

Saturday, Nov. 19: Jazz singing group Manhattan Transfer conducts a master class for two college jazz vocal groups. 1 p.m. $12. Dance Hall performance by the University of North Texas Jazz Singers. 6 p.m. Free.

Sunday, Nov. 20: Manhattan Transfer performs with 90-year-old jazz master Jon Hendricks and the jazz vocal group Afro Blue, from Howard University. 7 p.m. $20-$65. Dance Hall performance by jazz vocal group Afro Blue and the Howard University Jazz Ensemble. 6 p.m. Free.

Monday, Nov. 21: Dance Hall performance of Cuban-style salsa by the band Timba Street. 6 p.m. (5 p.m. dance class). Free.

Tuesday, Nov. 22: Dance Hall performance of Cajun swing by the Red Stick Ramblers. 6 p.m. (5 p.m. dance class). Free.

Wednesday, Nov. 23: Dance Hall performance by Israeli hip-hop violinist Miri Ben-Ari. 6 p.m. Free.

Thursday, Nov. 24: Thanksgiving swing dance party with Daryl Davis. 6 and 9 p.m. (5 and 8:30 p.m. dance classes) Free.

Friday, Nov. 25: Tribute to Nat King Cole featuring guitarist and vocalist George Benson and the NSO Pops. 1:30 and 8 p.m. $20-$85. Dance Hall performance by vocalist Nellie McKay and the Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra. 6 and 10 p.m. 5 and 9:30 p.m. dance classes) Free.

Saturday, Nov. 26: Tribute to Nat King Cole featuring guitarist and vocalist George Benson and the NSO Pops. 8 p.m. $20-$85.