Jazz with OT http://wvxu.org en Jazz at the Music@BCM concert series http://wvxu.org/post/jazz-musicbcm-concert-series <p>There’s a change for this Thursday’s, 7/10, concert in the Music@BCM series. Mike Wade &amp; Dannita Wade and the Jazz Ambassadors will be at BCM instead of the Leroy Ellington Band. Mike's unique brand of jazz will be injected with a healthy dose of R&amp;B and funk.</p><p>Doors open at 6 pm for food and drinks, and the concert runs from 7 to 9 p.m. Admission is only $5 for adults and $3 for children.&nbsp; Concertgoers can also purchase great food from Colonial Cottage, and support local youth and community organizations in the process. BCM members will receive one free drink ticket.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:19:57 +0000 Lee Hay 28948 at http://wvxu.org Jazz pianist Fred Hersch releases new cd http://wvxu.org/post/jazz-pianist-fred-hersch-releases-new-cd <p>Cincinnati native Fred Hersch has released a cd, <a href="http://smile.amazon.com/Floating-Fred-Hersch-Trio/dp/B00K6D1OJ2/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1404823628&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=fred+hersch">Floating,</a>&nbsp; with his trio that&nbsp;<em>The Wall Street Journal</em>&nbsp;calls "one of the major ensembles of our time".&nbsp; Fred Hersch is on piano along with bassist John Hebert and drummer Eric McPherson.&nbsp; The cd features 7 new compositions by Fred Hersch along with music by Dietz/Schwartz, Lerner/Loewe and Thelonious Monk.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:48:46 +0000 Lee Hay 28927 at http://wvxu.org Jazz pianist Fred Hersch releases new cd CCJO concert at Burnet Woods with fireworks! http://wvxu.org/post/ccjo-concert-burnet-woods-fireworks <p></p><p>Cincinnati Parks presents an American Red, White and Blue concert this Thursday, July 3rd beginning at 6pm at the Burnet Woods Lake, 3251 Brookline Avenue.&nbsp; Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. Kids’ games and activities will be offered, too.&nbsp;</p><p>6pm: CCM Prep Ensembles... 7:15pm: Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra performing jazz standards like "In the Mood", "Tuxedo Junction," and "Take the A-Train." ...8:30pm: CCO Brass Quintet......Dusk: Fireworks!!!</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:27:41 +0000 Lee Hay 28653 at http://wvxu.org CCJO concert at Burnet Woods with fireworks! A Tribute concert to Benny Goodman at Music Hall http://wvxu.org/post/tribute-concert-benny-goodman-music-hall <p>The Boilermaker Jazz Band will present a tribute concert to Benny Goodman in Music Hall's Ballroom on Sunday, July 6th, at 2pm.&nbsp; Benny Goodman, the bandleader known for such memorable songs as "Stompin' at the Savoy" and "Sing Sing Sing," was dubbed "the king of swing" during the Big Band era.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:10:02 +0000 Lee Hay 28436 at http://wvxu.org The Airmen of Note - 2 free concerts! http://wvxu.org/post/airmen-note-2-free-concerts <p>The premier jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force, <strong>The Airmen of Note</strong>, will perform in <strong>two free concerts</strong> this weekend. Both concerts are presented by <a href="http://www.cincinnatiopera.org">Cincinnati Opera</a> as part of "<strong>Cincinnati Remembers WWI</strong>," the opera company's citywide series of events commemorating the centenary of the First World War.<br /><br /><strong>World War I and </strong><em><strong>Silent Night</strong></em><strong>: A Service of Reflection and Remembrance</strong> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:39:50 +0000 Lee Hay 28409 at http://wvxu.org