Elvin Jones http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Live Jazz From The Blue Note, Iridium, Jazz Standard and In Time Cafe http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/live-jazz-blue-note-iridium-jazz-standard-and-time-cafe <p>Jazz Unlimited for December 8 will be “Live Jazz from The Blue Note, Iridium, Jazz Standard and In Time Cafe.”&nbsp; We continue playing live music from the jazz capital of the world with recordings made in jazz clubs, where the interaction between the audience and the players takes both to new heights.&nbsp; Tonight’s show features music from Oscar Peterson, Carmen McRae, the Charles Tolliver Big Band, Monty Alexander, Conrad Herwig’s “Latin Side of…” ensembles, Kenny Barron &amp; Charlie Haden, Von Freeman, John Scofield, the Mingus Big Band, the Keith Jarrett Standards Trio, Jacky Terras Sun, 08 Dec 2013 16:44:37 +0000 Dennis Owsley 32057 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Live Jazz From The Blue Note, Iridium, Jazz Standard and In Time Cafe John Coltrane In His Own Words and Music http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/john-coltrane-his-own-words-and-music <p>Jazz Unlimited on Sunday evening, September 15 will feature &ldquo;John Coltrane in His Own Words and Music.&rdquo;&nbsp;&nbsp; During his career, John Coltrane gave only a few interviews to jazz journalists.&nbsp; He was a quiet, humble man who was very guarded.&nbsp; Until now, only transcripts existed of these interviews.&nbsp; Two well-known interviews with August Blume (1958) and Frank Kofsky (1966) have recently been issued in audio form.&nbsp; These interviews, along with a short 1960 audio interview from Stockholm and a short 1966 interview from Japan will provide a different look a Sat, 14 Sep 2013 16:41:55 +0000 Dennis Owsley 29910 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org John Coltrane In His Own Words and Music Jazz Cities: Detroit, Part 2 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-cities-detroit-part-2 <p>The Jazz Unlimited show for January 13 is part of a series on listening to musicians who were born or nurtured in specific urban centers.&nbsp; This is the second of two parts on Detroit and its environs.&nbsp; On tonight's show the featured musicians include pianists Johnny O'Neal, Ross Tompkins, Tommy Flanagan, Hank Jones, Carlos McKinney and Geri Allen, trumpeter and composer/arranger Thad Jones, saxophonists, Wardell Gray, Billy Mitchell, Pepper Adams and Hal Russell, drummers Louis Hayes, Alvester Garnett, Elvin Jones and Roy Brooks, violinist Regina Carter, bassists Ron Carter, Paul C Mon, 07 Jan 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Dennis Owsley 7910 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz Cities: Detroit, Part 2