• Morning Cup of Jazz 12/5/11

    December 5, 2011. Posted by Tim Wilkins.

    Egberto Gismonti
    Egberto Gismonti

    Today at WBGO:

    At 6:30 p.m. on Jazz at Lincoln Center, host Wendell Pierce profiles guitarist Lionel Loueke and bassist Richard Bona.

    - At 7:30 p.m., join hosts Steve Adubato and Rafael Pi Roman on the New Jersey Capital Report as they speak with Congressman Scott Garrett and John Donnadio, Executive Director, of the New Jersey Association of Counties.

    - At 8 p.m., take a smooth ride into your evening with Awilda Rivera on Evening Jazz.

    Click through for more of today’s musical happenings:

    Highlights From Today's WBGO Music Calendar:

    "?uestlove Eats " In Concert with Bobby McFerrin are at the Blue Note

    Amram & Co are at Cornelia Street Cafe

    Karl Berger's Stone Workshop Orchestra is at The Stone

    Eddie Morgan and Rek'd 4 Jazz is at Richard Stockton College

    Today's Jazz Birthdays:

    Art Davis – 1934

    Egberto Gismonti – 1947

    Enrico Pieranunzi – 1949

    Kansas Fields - 1915

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