Emerging Japanese Jazz Series: Chihiro Yamanaka, a Japanese jazz pianist and composer, performs at Blues Alley. $20 general admission, plus $4.50 fee. 1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Metro: Foggy Bottom-GWU. 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Cherry Blossom Photo Safaris, “Cherry Blossoms at Sunrise”: A workshop, by boat, in travel photography and camera use, capturing the Jefferson Memorial, the FDR Memorial, the Washington Monument and the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial. $74. 1501 Maine Ave. SW, paddle-boat rental station. Metro: Smithsonian, L’Enfant Plaza. 6:15 a.m-8:30 a.m.

Cultural Performances at the Tidal Basin: Celebrate cultural exchange through the arts with dance, music and entertainment on an intimate stage. Tidal Basin Welcome Area. 15th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Metro: Smithsonian