Dave Brubeck http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Tribute To Frank Wess/Live Jazz From Carnegie Hall-Part 2 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/tribute-frank-wesslive-jazz-carnegie-hall-part-2 <p>Jazz Unlimited on Sunday, November 17 will be “A Tribute to Frank Wess and Live Jazz From Carnegie Hall-Part 2.” &nbsp;Frank Wess, who brought the flute into the big band lexicon in 1954 with Count Basie, died October 30 at the age of 91.&nbsp; We will celebrate his career and also listen to live music from Carnegie Hall that spans the years 1943 to 2005.&nbsp; In addition to Wess, some of the artists featured during this show include Joe Newman, Count Basie, the Wess-Edison Orchestra, Kenny Burrell, Hank Jones, Buddy Rich, Sarah Vaughan, Charlie Parker, John Lewis, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke El Thu, 14 Nov 2013 23:12:08 +0000 Dennis Owsley 31458 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Tribute To Frank Wess/Live Jazz From Carnegie Hall-Part 2 Great Jazz Soloists-Part 4 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/great-jazz-soloists-part-4 <p>Jazz Unlimited Sunday evening, September 1 will present “Great Jazz Soloists-Part 4.”&nbsp;&nbsp; The great soloists highlighted in this program will be violinist Stephane Grappelli, saxophonists Paul Gonsalves, Charles Lloyd, Archie Shepp, Arthur Blythe, Dexter Gordon, James Moody, Sonny Stitt, Branford Marsalis, Ravi Coltrane, Rahsaan Roland Kirk and Anthony Braxton; clarinettist Don Byron, trumpeters Dave Douglas, Terell Stafford, and Clark Terry; pianists Dave Brubeck, Jason Moran, Mulgrew Miller, Brad Mehldau, Fred Hersch, Jacky Terrason and Jessica Williams; vibists Joe Locke and Stef Mon, 26 Aug 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Dennis Owsley 29240 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Great Jazz Soloists-Part 4 Music From The Newport And Monterey Jazz Festivals-Part 2 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/music-newport-and-monterey-jazz-festivals-part-2 <p>Jazz Unlimited for July 21 will feature “Music from the Newport and Monterey Jazz Festivals-Part Two”&nbsp;&nbsp; The Newport and Monterey Jazz Festivals are the longest running jazz festivals in history.&nbsp; Newport was founded in 1954 and Monterey in 1957.&nbsp; Newport was wracked by riots in 1960, 1970 and 1974 and was canceled for a time and was moved to New York City for a time in the 1970’s.&nbsp; The riots were caused by drunken young people who were attracted to the festival when they added popular rock groups.&nbsp; Monterey has run uninterrupted for 55 years with its make-up of Tue, 16 Jul 2013 17:06:54 +0000 Dennis Owsley 28278 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Music From The Newport And Monterey Jazz Festivals-Part 2 Tribute To Dave Brubeck and Jazz From Left Coast Clubs-Part 5 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/tribute-dave-brubeck-and-jazz-left-coast-clubs-part-5 <p><em>Due to music recording copyright laws, the music from this show is no longer available. Music is posted for two weeks after a show airs.</em></p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 13:22:57 +0000 Dennis Owsley 7180 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Tribute To Dave Brubeck and Jazz From Left Coast Clubs-Part 5