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2017 Telethon Music Premiums

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The current list of music premiums available as thanks for a $50 donation are below.  Note this post may not be updated to the minute during the Telethon, so make your donation now to secure your gift of music! artist title mediaGenre mediaFormat Bishop, Elvin Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio Blues CD Blue Lunch Blue … Continued

2017 Telethon Logo Premiums

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All shirts are available in S, M, L, XL and XXL and XXXL.   50th Anniversary T-shirt Available as a “thank you” for a $50 or greater pledge in men’s and women’s sizes   Set of 3 logo t-shirts Includes the 2017 shirt Available as a thank you for $100 pledge     WRUW Logo … Continued

Soundtrack for Easter

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Soundtrack for Easter…At this radio show playback link are songs inspired by Easter and the Gospel; JD Hutchison (“Lost John” of Athens County!) and Tim O’Brien are back in Northeastern Ohio and the Kent Stage; the good ship Titanic goes down. Includes Tom Adams, Kate MacLeod, Andy Griffith(!), Johnny Cash, Rhonda Vincent, Don Rigsby, Larry … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-04-14

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   15 APRIL (SAT)     8PM ADMISSION ALTHEA RENÉ(FLUTE) BLU JAZZ+, 47 E MARKET, AKRON 330‑203-1219 www.blujazzakron.com   15 APRIL (SAT)     8:30PM ADMISSION   RAUL MIDÓN(VOCAL,GUITAR) NIGHTTOWN, 12387 CEDAR, CLEVELAND HTS 216‑795‑0550 www.nighttowncleveland.com   19 APRIL (WED)     7PM ADMISSION   POLLY GIBBONS(VOCAL) NIGHTTOWN, … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-04-07

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  . 7 APRIL (FRI)     8PM ADMISSION   CLEVELAND JAZZ ORCHESTRA, MICHAEL PHILLIP MOSSMAN(TRUMPET) BLU JAZZ+, 47 E MARKET, AKRON 330‑203-1219 www.blujazzakron.com   8 APRIL (SAT)     1PM FREE   CLINIC: VIJAY IYER(PIANO) CLONICK HALL, 77 W COLLEGE, OBERLIN 800‑371‑0178 www.oberlin.edu   8 APRIL (SAT)     … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-03-31

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   31 MARCH (FRI)     7:30PM ADMISSION   COLLEGE OF WOOSTER JAZZ ENSEMBLE FREEDLANDER THEATER, 329 E UNIVERSITY, WOOSTER 330‑263‑2419 www.wooster.edu   31 MARCH (FRI)     8PM ADMISSION     MANUEL VALERA(PIANO) TRIO: HANS GLAWISCHNIG(BASS), EJ STRICKLAND(DRUMS) BOP STOP @ THE MUSIC SETTLEMENT, 2920 DETROIT, CLEVELAND … Continued

Franklin of “On the One” first alumni jazz programmer on “Down by the Cuyahoga” March 31, 2017 at 11PM

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  To help celebrate WRUW’s 50th anniversary, Jim Szabo of Down by the Cuyahoga (WRUW-FM/91.1 Cleveland) will be hosting alumni jazz programmers on a monthly basis. First up is Franklin, staff member from 1988-2012 and host of “On the One”. Tune in on Friday, March 31 at 11PM to hear Funklin spin rare groove LPs … Continued

Chuck Berry’s country-flavored chops…

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At this radio show playback link are songs inspired by The Gibson Brothers appearing at the GAR Hall in Peninsula; dumping Trumpcare; the songwriting poetic genius of Chuck Berry with some country-flavored covers; a March journey down to New Orleans. Includes Andy Sydow, Michael Doc Dreyfuss and McKendree Spring, Diana Chittester (Sat. 3/25 at HOB), … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-03-24

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   24 MARCH (FRI)     7:30PM ADMISSION   STEVE TYRELL(VOCAL) STAGE DOOR @ EJ THOMAS HALL, 198 HILL, AKRON 330‑972‑8301 www.uakron.edu/music (UNIVERSITY OF AKRON JAZZFEST)   24-25 MARCH (FRI-SAT)   8:30PM ADMISSION CHUCHITO VALDÉS(PIANO) QUARTET: SAMMY DELEON(TIMBAL), JOSE HERNANDEZ(BASS), NELSON ORTA(PERCUSSION) NIGHTTOWN, 12387 CEDAR, CLEVELAND HTS 216‑795‑0550 … Continued