Swing with Bill Cartwright

Saturdays at 10 PM

Host Bill Cartwright brings his passion for 1930’s and 40’s era Big Band music to this entertaining Saturday evening showcase honoring the music of the “Golden Age of Radio.”

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6:54 pm
Sun July 13, 2014

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 7.19.14 show

On this evening's swing program, you'll hear some great vocalists including Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Jo Stafford.  There are a couple of versions of the song, "How High the Moon, " by Diane Schuur as well as Les Paul.  Plus big band selections from Benny Goodman, the classic "Body & Soul," Glenn Miller, and Duke Ellington's "Don't Get Around Much Anymore."

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10:28 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 7/12/14

This swing show begins with vocalist Sue Raney who signed with Capitol Records at the age of 17.  You'll also hear from the Four Freshmen, the Nat King Cole Trio, and Nancy Wilson.  Big bands sounds include music from Gene Krupa, Count Basie, Charlie Barnet, and Glen Gray.

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2:27 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

CCJO concert at Burnet Woods with fireworks!

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.  Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. Kids’ games and activities will be offered, too. 

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!!!

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9:10 am
Wed June 25, 2014

A Tribute concert to Benny Goodman at Music Hall

The Boilermaker Jazz Band will present a tribute concert to Benny Goodman in Music Hall's Ballroom on Sunday, July 6th, at 2pm.  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.

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4:39 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

The Airmen of Note - 2 free concerts!

The premier jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force, The Airmen of Note, will perform in two free concerts this weekend. Both concerts are presented by Cincinnati Opera as part of "Cincinnati Remembers WWI," the opera company's citywide series of events commemorating the centenary of the First World War.

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