Jazz with OT http://wvxu.org en 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 Jazz Great Jimmy Heath conducts Master Class at SCPA http://wvxu.org/post/jazz-great-jimmy-heath-conducts-master-class-scpa <p>While in town for the <strong><a href="http://constellafestival.org/">Constella Festival</a></strong>, jazz legend <a href="http://www.jimmyheath.com/index.html"><strong>Jimmy Heath</strong></a> conducted a master class at the School for Creative and Performing Arts. Here is a video of that class for those who were unable to make it:</p><p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4haYvdfLPiM"><strong>JIMMY HEATH MASTER CLASS AT SCPA</strong></a></p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 20:15:11 +0000 Lee Hay 18149 at http://wvxu.org Jazz Concert at Blue Wisp Jazz Club http://wvxu.org/post/jazz-concert-blue-wisp-jazz-club <p>Composer and pianist Amina Figarova will perform in 12 US cities with her sextet 2/ 10-3/11 in support of her recent album Twelve. The band will present a concert at the Blue Wisp Jazz Club in Cincinnati on Sat, 2/23. http://thebluewisp.com</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 18:23:07 +0000 Lee Hay 9080 at http://wvxu.org