Gene Harris http://news.stlpublicradio.org en The Career of Kenny Burrell http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/career-kenny-burrell <p>Please join me Sunday night on Jazz Unlimited from nine to midnight for&nbsp; “The Career of Kenny Burrell.”&nbsp; Detroit born guitarist and teacher Kenny Burrell has had a 64 year as a performer and teacher.&nbsp; An active studio musician, he performed in over 600 record sessions.&nbsp; Burrell has 70 albums as a leader.&nbsp; In 1996, he became a professor and Director of Jazz Studies at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.&nbsp; He teaches an annual course on Duke Ellington called “Ellingtonia.”&nbsp; Kenny Burrell will be heard with Dizzy Gillespie, John Coltrane, Hank Jones, Billie Sat, 03 May 2014 16:42:37 +0000 Dennis Owsley 35827 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org The Career of Kenny Burrell 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