Cincinnati Jazz http://wvxu.org en New CD from local jazz musician Rick VanMatre http://wvxu.org/post/new-cd-local-jazz-musician-rick-vanmatre <p><strong><a href="http://rickvanmatre.com/">Rick VanMatre</a></strong>, Adjunct Professor Emeritus of Jazz Studies and Saxophone at UC’s <a href="http://ccm.uc.edu/music/jazz.html"><strong>College-Conservatory of Music </strong></a>stops by the studio to talk with Ron Esposito about his new CD, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Lines-Above-Rick-Vanmatre/dp/B00CM9JO86/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1376492929&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=rick+vanmatre"><strong>Lines Above</strong></a>, and the upcoming release party at the <a href="http://www.thebluewisp.com/"><strong>Blue Wisp Jazz Club</strong></a> on September 6.</p><p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 05:30:10 +0000 Ron Esposito 16156 at http://wvxu.org New CD from local jazz musician Rick VanMatre Blue Wisp Jazz Club http://wvxu.org/post/blue-wisp-jazz-club <p>Lee Hay sits down with local attorney, musician and co-owner of the <a href="http://thebluewisp.com/"><strong>Blue Wisp Jazz Club</strong></a>, <strong>Ed Felson</strong>, to discuss the current financial problems facing the club and the efforts he is undertaking to stabilize the business. The <strong>Blue Wisp</strong>’s move to a larger space downtown, plus adding a full food menu, have both increased costs exponentially. While making no guarantees, he does want to try everything possible to keep the club open and a home for live music.</p><p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 05:32:30 +0000 Lee Hay 7767 at http://wvxu.org Blue Wisp Jazz Club Cincinnati Jazz http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-jazz <p class="text">Lee Hay hosts a one-hour special featuring a profile of Ron Enyard, a review of Ernie Krivda&rsquo;s latest cd &ldquo;Blues for Pekar,&rdquo; and a performance by the popular jazz group, the Faux Frenchmen.</p><p class="text">Frank Johnson talks with jazz drummer Ron Enyard, who&rsquo;s played with many legendary jazz musicians and includes stories of his jazz career and the jazz scene in Cincinnati. There will be songs from the many legendary jazz musicians he listened to over the years.</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 19:10:10 +0000 Lee Hay 2556 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Jazz