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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

Soundtrack for St. Patrick’s Day

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Soundtrack for St. Patrick’s Day…At this radio show playback link are songs inspired by the wearin’ of the green, and Mr. O’JEG mixes in a bit o’ blarney as well. (Irish tunes have historic similarities to Appalachian music.) Includes Noam Pikelny (at the Kent Stage Sun. 3/19), The Erie Rovers, Brigid’s Cross, Hey Mavis, Billie … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2017-03-17

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   17-18 MARCH (FRI-SAT)     8:30AM FREE HIGH SCHOOL & MIDDLE SCHOOL PERFORMANCES & ADJUDICATION LAKELAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 770 CLOCKTOWER, KIRTLAND 440‑525‑7134 www.lakelandcc.edu (LAKELAND JAZZ FESTIVAL)   17 MARCH (FRI)     7PM ADMISSION   “VINCE GIORDANO: THERE’S A FUTURE IN THE PAST” (2016, DAVE DAVIDSON & … Continued

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