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Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-03-10

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com   .   11 MARCH (SAT)   8PM ADMISSION MSTRCLASS 6PM   ORRIN EVANS(PIANO) TRIO BLU JAZZ+, 47 E MARKET, AKRON 330‑203-1219 www.blujazzakron.com     12 MARCH (SUN)     2PM FREE   JOE AUGUSTINE(PIANO) TRIO AKRON-SUMMIT COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY, 60 HIGH  330‑643‑9015 www.akronlibrary.org   12 MARCH (SUN)     … Continued

Del, Doc and Dave

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Del, Doc and Dave…At this radio show playback link, are songs inspired by Del McCoury’s concerts at the Kent Stage and at Stuart’s Opera House in Nelsonville (Athens County). At age 78, Del’s a bluegrass treasure! Remembering Doc Watson and Dave Dudley on their birthdays; BD greetings to David Massengill as well. A shout-out to … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-03-03

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   4 MARCH (SAT)   8PM ADMISSION DEON YATES(SAX) BLU JAZZ+, 47 E MARKET, AKRON 330‑203-1219 www.blujazzakron.com     4 MARCH (SAT)     8PM ADMISSION   “YESTERDAY ONCE MORE”: HELEN WELCH(VOCAL), JOE LEAMAN(PIANO), BRYAN THOMAS(BASS), CHARLIE TRENTA(GUITAR), ANTHONY TADDEO(DRUMS) STAGE DOOR @ EJ THOMAS HALL, 198 HILL, … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-02-24

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   25 FEBRUARY (SAT)     2PM FREE W/TIX   “JAZZ/MUSIC ICONS – MILES DAVIS” CUYAHOGA COUNTY LIBRARY RICHMOND HTS BRANCH, 5235 WILSON MILLS 440‑449‑2666 www.cuyahogalibrary.org   25 FEBRUARY (SAT)     7PM FREE   BALDWIN-WALLACE BIG BAND, JEFF RUPERT(SAX) KULAS MUSICAL ARTS BLDG, 96 FRONT, BEREA 440‑826‑2365 … Continued

What’s up with Feb. 23??

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A happenin’ day in February…At this radio show playback link are songs inspired by a series of events that have taken place on or about Feb. 23. WRUW-FM debuts on the airwaves! Remember the Alamo! Woody Guthrie composes “This Land is Your Land.” Colo. & Okla. join the USofA. Flag-raising on Iwo Jima. Airmail takes … Continued

A Day Without Immigrants, plus President’s Day

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Crossing the border…At this radio show playback link, are song’s inspired by America’s immigrants; celebrating President’s Day. Includes Bill Kirchen’s epic LIVE version of “Hot Rod Lincoln” and Gil Scott-Heron’s epic LIVE version of “The Revolution Will Not be Televised.” Also Andy Sydow, John McCutcheon, Anne Hills, Lucy Kaplansky, Cisco Houston, Woody Guthrie, Country Joe … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-02-17

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  . THRU 18 FEB (SAT)     VARIOUS FREE EXHIBITION: “PLAYING THE CHANGES: THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF MILT HINTON” BECK CENTER FOR THE ARTS, 17801 DETROIT, LAKEWOOD 216‑521‑2540 www.beckcenter.org   17 FEBRUARY (FRI)     6:30PM FREE   ANAT COHEN(CLARINET,SAX) CAT-IN-THE-CRÈME COFFEEHOUSE, 180 W LORAIN, OBERLIN 800‑371‑0178 www.oberlin.edu … Continued

Black Phoenix Artist Society on Fox-Crow Variety Show Feb 11

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This past week I had the great pleasure of welcoming three members of Cleveland-based ten-piece collaborative, the Black Phoenix Artist Society. Josiah “Jo Melody” Britt, Shakka Hasberry, and Lonnie Reid on guitar coalesced in our Studio C to share their vision for musical and community engagement. Shakka graced the airwaves with his euphonic vocals, accompanied … Continued