Germaine Bazzle en Jazz Fest Minutes: Listening And Learning With Germaine Bazzle <p></p><p>Great New Orleans jazz singer Germaine Bazzle’s formal music education began at the Xavier Junior School of Music under the tutelage of the accomplished and very demanding Sister Mary Latitia.</p><p>“She is the one, when you hear that little sound that I make, she is the one that demonstrated that to the orchestra when we were playing as she wanted something done,” Bazzle explained. “She wanted to show the trumpets or trombones, the brass people, how to do a certain thing. And when I started doing gigs I found myself doing that.”</p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 19:08:13 +0000 Fred Kasten 33929 at Germaine Bazzle: Great Singer and Revered Teacher <p>Germaine<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Bazzle<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is one of New Orleans' most accomplished musicians — a musician whose instrument of choice is her voice. She has also&nbsp;exercised a profound effect on youngsters in Southeast Louisiana as a teacher, through a dozen years in </span>Thibodeaux<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and an even longer tenure at Xavier Prep in New Orleans.</span></p><p>Germaine<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Bazzle<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> recently sat down with </span>WWNO's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Fred </span>Kasten<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for the "</span>Talkin<span style="line-height: 1.5;">' Jazz" interview series at the Old U.S. Mint, and talked about some of her musical influences and the place that teaching has occupied in her life.</span></p><p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 21:28:01 +0000 Fred Kasten 27565 at Jazz Vocalist Germaine Bazzle; Artist Cynthia Scott; Brian Friedmann on Film Industry <p>This week on<em> Inside the Arts</em>, we visit with New Orleans jazz vocalist Germaine Bazzle. We'll journey to the St. Claude Arts District where a local artist is shedding light on&nbsp;important issues.&nbsp; Then, we get an inside look&nbsp;at our growing local film industry.</p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 19:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 27538 at