May 15, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.
WBGO presented the Miguel Zenon Quartet live from the Village Vanguard on Wednesday, May 15 at 8:30 p.m. Zenon, an alto saxophonist, was joined by bandmates Luis Perdomo on piano, Hans Glawischnig on bass, and Henry Cole on drums to perform material he plans to record with the HR Bigband in Frankfurt, Germany later this summer.
You can hear more recordings from Zenon and his bandmates WBGO's online stream for emerging artists,The Jazz Bee. Enjoy!
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May 8, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.
WBGO's The Checkout! presents a live double bill from 92Y Tribeca of drummer Allison Miller's trio Boom Tic Boom and trumpeter Steven Bernstein's Sexmob on Wednesday, May 8 at 8 p.m. Watch live video and chat with hosts from WBGO and NPR Music right here, or listen live on WBGO-FM.
Want to hear more? WBGO's HD2 channel for new music, the jazz bee, is streaming Boom Tic Boom's brand-new album, No Morphine, No Lillies, this week, as well as past releases by Miller, Bernstein and their bandmates. Enjoy!
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April 25, 2013. Posted by Tim Wilkins.
The Queens College International Jazz Band performed live at WBGO in the eleventh in our series of student broadcasts for Jazz Appreciation Month. Click to hear audio from this concert, and at the bottom of the page for all of our 2013 JAM Student Festival broadcasts.
The group, directed by David Berkman with Jan Kus on tenor saxophone, Marius Duboule and Jorge Luis Mora on guitar, Tuomo Uusitalo on piano, Eduardo Belo on bass and Piotr Pawlak on drums, performed their own compositions and jazz standards. A full set list is below.
Enjoy this and all of our student broadcasts, as we introduce you to the next generation of jazz greats in Jazz Appreciation Month!
The Queens College International Jazz Band
Directed by David Berkman
live at WBGO 4/25/13
1. "Bye-Ya: (Monk)
Solos: Piano, Guitar, Bass
David Berkman interview
2. "Inner Urge" (Henderson)
Solos: Sax, Guitar, Drums
Tuomo Uusitalo interview
3. "Simple Song" (Uusitalo)
Solos: Guitar, Sax, Piano
Marius Duboule interview
4. "Toku Chou" (Duboule, based on "Nutty" by Monk)
Solos: Guitar, Piano
Jan Kus interview
5. "The Long and Shorter of It" (Berkman)
Solos: Sax, Guitar, Bass
David Berkman encore interview
6. "Lover" (Rodgers and Hart)
Solos: Sax, Piano, Drums
All 2013 WBGO JAM Live Student Broadcasts
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