Another wonderful program of music for the holidays – jazz lps especially, brought to you through the miracle of vinyl by DJ Red Velvet.
Music and words, mainly prose or poetry read aloud in a recorded jazz, folk, and international music milieu.
In June of 2013, the National Endowment for the Arts named Richard Davis one of four 2014 NEA Jazz Masters. On Monday, Jan. 13, the NEA streamed the Jazz Masters awards ceremony and concert live from Lincoln Center in New York City with WORT’s Steve Braunginn in attendance. Watch the awards ceremony and concert online here!
Jazz Musician Bobby Watson teams up with spoken word artist Glenn North to pay tribute to Martin Luther King and the forgotten message of the March on Washington.
Tonight’s the night that the great jazz trumpeter Brian Lynch teams up with the UW Jazz Orchestra and UW Honors Band for the final concert in the season’s Isthmus Jazz Series presented by the Wisconsin Union Theater (8:00 PM, Old Music Hall). Tickets are still available, at the Vilas Hall Box Office (entrance on the East Campus Mall),
Here’s a look at what we’ve been spinning on WORT recently. You can find playlists for individual shows by clicking on them in our Air Schedule: http://www.wortfm.org/?page_id=529 and you can listen to music programs for up to two weeks after they air on our archives: http://www.wortfm.org/?page_id=1811