Earl Hines http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Funky Piano Players And New Music http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/funky-piano-players-and-new-music <p>Jazz Unlimited for December 29 will be&nbsp; “Funky Piano Players and New Music.”&nbsp; Experiencing a driving, funky sounding piano trio is one of the most exciting and joyous things in listening to jazz.&nbsp; We will feature music from Les McCann, Junior Mance, Red Garland, Bobby Timmons, Gene Harris, Ramsey Lewis and Monty Alexander will be featured.&nbsp; New music to be played will be from four new Mosaic sets: Earl Hines, Ella Fitzgerald and Chick Webb, Clifford Jordan Strata-East Sessions and John Carter/Bobby Bradford west coast avant-garde music.&nbsp; Recordings by Marc Copland a Sat, 28 Dec 2013 18:37:52 +0000 Dennis Owsley 32623 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Funky Piano Players And New Music The Music of "Fats" Waller and New Music http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/music-fats-waller-and-new-music <p>Jazz Unlimited for Sunday evening, July 28, the quieter side of jazz will present the rollicking music of Thomas “Fats” Waller.&nbsp; It will be interpreted by Fats himself and pianists James P. Johnson, Earl Hines, Dick Hyman and St. Wed, 24 Jul 2013 21:40:34 +0000 Dennis Owsley 28524 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org The Music of "Fats" Waller and New Music Jazz Cities-Pittsburgh http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-cities-pittsburgh <p>On the March 3. 2013 Jazz Unlimited Show, we will hear musicians who were born or nurtured early in their careers in Pittsburgh.&nbsp; Pittsburgh is know as a city that sends great pianists out into the world of jazz.&nbsp; Many of these musicians go through the Westinghouse High School music program.&nbsp; Some of the Pittsburgers heard on tonight tonight's show include pianists Earl Hines, Dodo Marmarosa, Erroll Garner, Billy Strayhorn, Sonny Clark, Mary Lou Williams and Ahmad Jamal, trumpeters Roy Eldridge and (now St. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 21:16:06 +0000 Dennis Owsley 9795 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz Cities-Pittsburgh