Donald Byrd

Jazz Unlimited
7:55 am
Sun February 17, 2013

Jazz Artists of History With Major Birthdays In February; Tribute To Donald Byrd

David "Fathead" Newman-2003
Dennis C. Owsley Copyright Dennis C. Owsley
  • Jazz Unlimited 2/17/13 Hour 1 archive

Some jazz greats have major birthdays in February.  The February  Jazz Unlimited show will include reed players John Handy, Buddy DeFranco, Harold Land and Dexter Gordon and many others.  In addition we will have a tribute to jazz great Donald Byrd, who passed away February 4.

Check out my photos of some of the musicians heard on tonight's show.

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Jazz Unlimited
8:32 am
Mon December 31, 2012

Jazz Cities: Detroit, Part 1

Sir Roland Hanna-1988
Dennis C. Owsley Copyright Dennis C. Owsley

The Jazz Unlimited show for January 6 will begin a series on listening to musicians who were born or nurtured in specific urban centers.  This is the first of two parts on Detroit and its environs.  On tonight's show the featured musicians include guitarist Kenny Burrell.

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Jazz Unlimited
12:00 am
Sat December 8, 2012

Jazz Artists Of History With Major Birthdays In December

Capp-Pierce Juggernaut Big Band 1986
Dennis C. Owsley Copyright Dennis C. Owsley
  • Jazz Unlimited for Sunday 12/9/12 first hour archive

Due to music copyright restrictions, the music from this show is no longer available. Music is posted for two weeks after a show airs.

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