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Jazz Fest Minutes
12:22 am
Mon April 5, 2010

Sax Great Joe Lovano and the Joe Lovano Us Five Play Opening Day at Jazz Fest

New Orleans – Joe Lovano is widely heralded as one of the world's finest saxophonists - and his quintet - the Joe Lovano Us Five - will be featured on opening day - Friday, April 23, 2010 - at Jazz Fest.

To find out more about Joe Lovano - please click here .

For more information about the 41st Annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Presented by Shell - please click here .

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JazzSet
12:30 pm
Thu January 7, 2010

Kenny Barron On JazzSet

Kenny Barron.
Carol Friedman

Originally published on Thu July 25, 2013 1:12 pm

When the National Endowment for the Arts informed Kenny Barron that he'd been named a Jazz Master — that's the highest honor in jazz that the nation bestows — "I was elated and surprised," Barron says. "And then I kept thinking, 'Damn, am I really this old?' "

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Satchmo Summerfest
9:56 pm
Thu July 30, 2009

Legendary Jazz Producer George Avakian Remembers Louis Armstrong

A guaranteed highlight of the annual Satchmo Summerfest is any seminar session that features legendary jazz producer George Avakian. In a career that extends over eight decades, Avakian has produced outstanding recordings for such leading artists as Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, Benny Goodman, and Duke Ellington – and earned most every honor the music world has to offer. WWNO'S Fred Kasten has more.

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Music
5:46 pm
Thu May 7, 2009

Mother's Day at the Zoo with Irma Thomas!

New Orleans – A long-standing Mother's Day tradition continues Sunday at the Audubon Zoo with Grammy-winning singer Irma thomas in concert. Moms of all ages get in free. WWNO's Fred Kasten has more.

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Music
1:54 pm
Fri May 1, 2009

PLUM STREET SNOWBALLS

New Orleans –

More Jazz Fest minutes.

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Music
1:53 pm
Thu April 30, 2009

PANCHO SANCHEZ

New Orleans –

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More Jazz Fest minutes.

 

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Music
1:52 pm
Wed April 29, 2009

KURT ELLING

New Orleans –

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More Jazz Fest minutes.

 

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Music
1:53 pm
Tue April 28, 2009

JOHN SCOFIELD

New Orleans –

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More Jazz Fest minutes.

 

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Jazz Fest Minutes
12:39 am
Sun April 26, 2009

BOB WILBER

New Orleans –

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More Jazz Fest minutes.

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Music
10:41 am
Fri April 24, 2009

JOHN FLEMING

New Orleans –

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More Jazz Fest minutes.

 

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