Bix Beiderbecke http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Jazz Giants For March and April http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-giants-march-and-april-0 <p>The Sunday, March 30 Jazz Unlimited show is “Jazz Giants for March and April.” &nbsp;These musicians are the ones who have changed the way we listen to jazz.&nbsp; They have set the styles.&nbsp; These musicians include Bix Beiderbecke, Harry Carney, Lionel Hampton, Nat “King” Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Gerry Mulligan, Carmen McRae, Eddie Lockjaw Davis, Larry Coryell, Thad Jones, Charles Mingus, Pee Wee Russell, Johnny Griffin, Red Norvo, Sarah Vaughan, Randy Weston, Billie Holiday, Jim Hall, George Adams, Paul Chambers, George Coleman, Herbie Hancock, Charles Lloyd, Lennie Tristano, Charles To Sat, 29 Mar 2014 16:54:23 +0000 Dennis Owsley 34843 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz Giants For March and April The Jazz History Of St. Louis-Part 1: The Ragtime Era And The Roaring Twenties http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-history-st-louis-part-1-ragtime-era-and-roaring-twenties <p>Jazz Unlimited on Sunday, April 7 will be the first installment of an eight-week radio documentary on the jazz history of St. Louis.&nbsp; Not only do we have the music, but also we have interviews with the people who made that history.&nbsp; The interviewees for the first installment include St. Louis historian Judge Nathan Young, internationally known ragtime expert Trebor Jay Tichenor, tuba player Singleton Palmer, bandleader Eddie Johnson, trumpeters Clark Terry and David Hines and the great-grandson of the man who started the St. Wed, 03 Apr 2013 12:31:04 +0000 Dennis Owsley 25077 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org The Jazz History Of St. Louis-Part 1: The Ragtime Era And The Roaring Twenties