Swing with Bill Cartwright http://wvxu.org en Swing with Bill Cartwright: 7/12/14 http://wvxu.org/post/swing-bill-cartwright-71214 <p>This swing show begins with vocalist Sue Raney who signed with Capitol Records at the age of 17.&nbsp; You'll also hear from the Four Freshmen, the Nat King Cole Trio, and Nancy Wilson.&nbsp; Big bands sounds include music from Gene Krupa, Count Basie, Charlie Barnet, and Glen Gray.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:28:15 +0000 Lee Hay 28980 at http://wvxu.org 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 Swing with Bill Cartwright: 6/28/14 show http://wvxu.org/post/swing-bill-cartwright-62814-show <p>Bill Cartwright has selected some classic swing selections this week including Frank Sinatra's "Witchcraft", Bing Crosby with "I Ain't Got Nobody," and Billie Holiday's "Them There Eyes."&nbsp; You'll also hear from big band legends like Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey and Billy May.</p><p></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:37:21 +0000 Lee Hay 28328 at http://wvxu.org