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International Jazz Day: April 30, 2012

Masani - Sunday, April 29, 2012 - 8:28pm

As Jazz Appreciation Month comes to a close, today is the opportunity to wrap it up in fine fashion! In November 2011, during the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) General...

Darryl Reeves Group - Mercury

Darryl Reeves Group -Mercury: A Jazz Spot Special Friday, April 13 - 10 PM

Masani - Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 6:35pm

Darryl Reeves is a Georgia transplant who is a saxophonist, composer and an Educator. His quartet performed at The Jazz Spot 10th Anniversary Celebration in November 2011 and returned to the GPB Studios to share their...

Dr. Billy Taylor

Dance The Dance...The Jazz Spot, January 7, 2011

Masani - Friday, January 7, 2011 - 8:08pm

Tonight we shared the first show of the new year together! We meditated on our needs for the year ahead, enjoyed great collaborations, the works of jazz families and paid tribute to the late pianist, composer and jazz...

Another Year........The Jazz Spot, Friday, December 31, 2010

- Thursday, December 30, 2010 - 12:51pm

As we prepare to move forward into another year..lets pause to get our heads and our hearts in the right place..…and tonight we will hear the sounds of reflection, INSPIRATION and progression in jazzy fashion!   We'll...

Cool Yule: A Jazz Spot Special....Friday, December 24, 2010

- Friday, December 24, 2010 - 5:59am

'Tis the season to be jazzed! Cool Yule: A Jazz Spot Special, has once again fallen on Christmas Eve! This is the 9th edition of "Cool Yule" and your evening will be filled with jazzy yuletide carols old and NEW!   ...

Vocalist Lou Rawls born December 1

Tourist Point Of View....The Jazz Spot, December 3, 2010

- Wednesday, December 15, 2010 - 7:15am

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas and the sounds of the season are flowing on The Jazz Spot! This week we paused to celebrate the musical legacies of Lou Rawls, Billy Strayhorn and the debut of Duke Ellington...

pianist Dave Brubeck, born December 6, 1920

Dave Brubeck: Legacy Of A Legend - Friday, December 10 at 8 PM

- Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 1:41pm

For well over 60 years, pianist Dave Brubeck has been creating a sound that combines what he hears in the world around him with experimentation, playfulness and a lot of serious musicianship. His music is some of the...

Pianist Chucho Valdes, born October 9.

Fine and Mellow...The Jazz Spot, Friday, October 8, 2010

- Friday, October 8, 2010 - 6:24pm

Tonight's edition of The Jazz Spot included a contined celebration of Latino Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15) by putting the spotlight on great Afro-Cuban pianist Chucho Valdes who was born this week in Jazz...

Cannonball Adderley born September 15, 1928.

The Music Is The Magic...The Jazz Spot, Friday, September 17, 2010

- Monday, September 20, 2010 - 10:38am

This edition of The Jazz Spot began the musical celebration of Latino Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15) and explored the relationship between Gospel music with spirit sounds and sacred jazz in honor of Gospel...

Charlie Parker, born August 29, 1920

For Some We Loved......The Jazz Spot, Friday, August 27, 2010

- Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 3:11pm

8:00 PM Dorothy Ashby ● For Some We Loved ● Jazz For Meditation ● Jazzclub - Verve Records Madison's Lively Stones ● It's Time To Make A Change ● Saints' Paradise: Trombone Shout Bands From The United House Of Prayer...


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