Morning Cup of Jazz 11/17/11
November 17, 2011. Posted by Tim Wilkins.
Today at WBGO:
- At 7 p.m., Newark Mayor Cory Booker is live with Andrew Meyer’s for the hour. They’ll be joined by the chair of Newark's Reentry Advisory Board, Ingrid Johnson, to answer questions about the opportunities available to men and women who've done their time.
- Also at 7 p.m., WBGO hosts Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks at the Brooklyn Museum, as part of the BrooklyNites series of concerts.
- At 8 p.m., WBGO is live from Berklee College of Music in Boston with trumpeter Christian Scott! Join us for this inaugural broadcast of our new monthly series of live performances from Boston which feature Berklee's most talented alumni.
Click through for more of today’s musical happenings:
Highlights From Today's WBGO Music Calendar:
Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks are at the Brooklyn Museum
George Coleman Organ Quintet is at the Jazz Standard
Alexis Cuadrado Group is at Smalls
Jazz Meets Hip Hop is at Smoke Jazz Club and Lounge
Jane Ira Bloom is at The New School Jazz Performance Space
Jim Hall Quartet is at Birdland Jazz Club
J D Allen Quartet is at the Village Vanguard
Chick Corea’s 70th Birthday Celebration is at the Blue Note
Today's Jazz Birthdays:
Ben Allison – 1966
David Amram – 1930
Roswell Rudd – 1935
Tab Benoit – 1967
Marion Montgomery - 1934
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