big bands http://wvxu.org en Carmon DeLeone's Big Band in concert http://wvxu.org/post/carmon-deleones-big-band-concert <p><strong><a href="http://www.cballet.org/about/cdeleone">Carmon DeLeone</a></strong>, longtime music director of the <strong>Cincinnati Ballet</strong>, is also an exceptional jazz drummer, and he and his band, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/405896069478932/?ref=22"><strong>Carmon DeLeone and the New Studio Big Band</strong></a>, will be in concert at <a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/"><strong>The Carnegie in Covington</strong> </a>on June 13. He joins Robyn Carey-Allgeyer to talk about his love of big band music and the wide repertoire the audience will hear during the <a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/production.php"><strong>Old, New, Borrowed and Blue</strong></a> concert.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:32:30 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 13373 at http://wvxu.org Carmon DeLeone's Big Band in concert Rosemary Clooney: Big Band Singer http://wvxu.org/post/rosemary-clooney-big-band-singer <p></p><p><strong>Update: <em>Rosemary Clooney: Big Band Singer</em> will be re-broadcast on Saturday, August 3rd at 10pm.</strong></p><p>This two-hour special, in honor of her 85th birthday on May 23rd, focuses on the big band career of local favorite <a href="http://www.rosemaryclooney.com/"><strong>Rosemary Clooney</strong></a>.&nbsp;Beginning with her performances with the <strong>Tony Pastor Band</strong>, the special highlights other big bands she worked with including <strong>Duke Ellington</strong>, <strong>Nelson Riddle</strong>, <strong>Woody Herman</strong>, and Count Basie.&nbsp;You’ll enjoy songs from Rosemary Clooney’s 1956 show, plus, interviews with some of her family and friends, including her brother <strong>Nick</strong>; friend and host of <a href="http://wvxu.org/programs/song-travels-michael-feinstein"><strong>Song Travels</strong></a> on&nbsp;WVXU, <a href="http://www.michaelfeinstein.com/"><em><strong>Michael Feinstein</strong></em></a>;&nbsp; jazz vocalist <em><strong>Amy London</strong></em>; drummer <strong><em>Jeff Hamilton</em>;</strong> and Cincinnati Pops violinist <em><strong>Stacy Woolley</strong></em>.&nbsp;Hosted by <strong>Bill Cartwright</strong> and produced by<strong> Lee Hay</strong>.</p><p> Wed, 01 May 2013 19:00:49 +0000 Lee Hay 12059 at http://wvxu.org Rosemary Clooney: Big Band Singer