Lester Bowie http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Classical Themes In Jazz-Part 1 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/classical-themes-jazz-part-1 <p>Jazz Unlimited&nbsp; for October 6 will be &ldquo;Classical Themes in Jazz.&rdquo; There are a lot of connections to jazz from classical music.&nbsp; Most of today&rsquo;s musicians are as well versed in classical music as in jazz.&nbsp; Since the beginning, classical themes have crept into the jazz lexicon.&nbsp; The show will feature themes by Beethoven, Chopin, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky, Grieg, Bach, Rimsky-Korsakov, Debussy, Dvorak, Ravel, Borodin and Stravinsky, among other composers.&nbsp; The musicians include the John Kirby Sextet, the Nat &ldquo;King&rdquo; Cole Trio, Charlie Ventur Sat, 05 Oct 2013 17:11:39 +0000 Dennis Owsley 30443 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Classical Themes In Jazz-Part 1 Jazz Giants for November and December http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-giants-november-and-december <p> <a href="http://www.stlpublicradio.org/programs/jazzunlimited/playlists/123012.pdf"><strong>&gt;&gt; Playlist</strong></a></p> Mon, 24 Dec 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Dennis Owsley 7637 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz Giants for November and December