jazz 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 A Celebration of John Von Ohlen http://wvxu.org/post/celebration-john-von-ohlen <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Recorded March 2, 2009</span></strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Musicians came into the studio that day to honor the legendary drummer John Von </span>Ohlen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> who has played with many jazz greats including Stan Kenton, Woody Herman, Cal Collins, Rosemary Clooney, Tony Bennett, and Perry Como. He's also recorded albums with many other greats like Carmen </span>McRae<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Keith Jarrett, Kenny Poole, John Clayton, Mel </span>Torme<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> &amp; the Marty </span>Paich<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Orchestra, and Benny Carter. John Von </span>Ohlen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was inducted into the </span>CEA<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> 2005 Hall of Fame.</span></p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:45:05 +0000 lee hay 28658 at http://wvxu.org A Celebration of John Von Ohlen Jazz singer Lynne Scott out with new CD http://wvxu.org/post/jazz-singer-lynne-scott-out-new-cd <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Local jazz vocalist </span><a href="http://ofgc.bizland.com/new_page_57.htm" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Lynne Scott</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks about her new CD with the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Rob Allgeyer Trio</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Lovely Songs Today…the Standards of Tomorrow,</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as well as some of her favorite jazz singers and standards during a chat with our Ron Esposito.</span></p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 05:00:30 +0000 Ron Esposito 28093 at http://wvxu.org Jazz singer Lynne Scott out with new CD Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-contemporary-jazz-orchestra <p>As a <strong>501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization</strong>, the <a href="http://cincinnatijazz.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u=1dd0832932892d01679bada70&amp;id=eb0b9073c0&amp;e=50a200599c">Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra</a> partners with many of the best arts organizations in the region, including two-year partnerships with both the&nbsp;<strong>Constella Festival of Music and Fine Arts&nbsp;</strong>and the&nbsp;<strong>University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music</strong>. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:21:23 +0000 Lee Hay 25468 at http://wvxu.org